Java Technical Lead

Posted 14 November 2023
LocationUnited Kingdom
Job type Permanent

Job Description

My client, a well-known retail bank providing financial services to small and medium size businesses is seeking a Java Technical Lead to join their team.

This is a permanent role and you will be required to attend their London office on a hybrid basis.

About The Role
We have a unique opportunity for an experienced Java Technical Lead to join my client in a newly created role and have significant influence in the modernisation of their tech landscape.


  • Lead one of our stream-aligned teams to deliver business value through effective software development practices
  • Collaborate with product owners, stakeholders and business analysts to help inform what we build
  • Manage a team of developers, encouraging personal and team development through mentoring
  • Support alignment across technology leadership, share experiences and discover improved ways of working
  • Encourage an inclusive and collaborative culture giving everyone an opportunity to make a difference and have fun
  • Ensure our software and documentation meets expected standards and best practices to support a high quality of service
  • Help evaluate new technologies and vendors to enable greater business value
  • Support recruitment activities, conducting interviews and managing team structures
Required Skills & Experience
  • Significant experience leading an agile software engineering team working in a continuous delivery environment.
  • Deep technical knowledge of Java and Spring Boot
  • Automated testing, unit tests, integration tests, mocking etc
  • Microservices and asynchronous messaging
  • Experience running software in the cloud (AWS / Azure / GCP)
  • An interest in working in a domain driven design environment
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to translate between technical and non technical language