Lead Java Engineer

£550 per day | Reigate | Contract
Posted 20 days ago

Senior/Lead Java Engineer

We are seeking a Senior/Lead Java Engineer to join a leading and rapidly growing online financial services comapny as they undergo a large digital transformation.You will be working as part of a growing and experienced team, building, expanding and enhancing our many different platforms across transformational projects.

The post offers an opportunity to apply your knowledge and participate in the transformation into DevOps/service-based/Continuous Integration architecture.

Key accountabilities

Lead a small squad of developers to develop and design a variety of systems using Java and JVM based technologies, translating design specifications into software components from the ground up
Giving technical leadership in designing, developing and deploying different components with a focus on high availability, low latency and scalability in a distributed environment
Work closely with agile team members to collaborate and influence new development
Working with Product Owners and developers to populate and build Sprint backlogs
Actively sharing technical expertise/knowledge/ideas with the team as a developer and mentor
What we are looking for:

Expert in Java 8
Extensive experience creating REST APIs using Spring Boot
Knowledge of Messaging tools such as RabbitMQ or ActiveMQ – Desirable
Use of Docker
Apache Camel - Desirable
Experience working with a cloud platform. AWS, Azure or Google Cloud Platform
Knowledge of a Database technology. Relational or NoSQL
Exhibits drive and initiative to learn whatever is necessary to explore new and existing solutions
Skilled in diagnosing and solving complex problems and providing detailed technical analysis
Must have experience in design and development of distributed, scalable, and highly available systems
Previous background working in high traffic, highly transactional online environments
An advocate of different agile methodologies: Scrum, Kanban, TDD, BDD, continuous delivery
Please apply now for immediate consideration

For more information about this role, please contact:

Rob Smith

rob.smith@interquestgroup.com

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