Senior/Lead Java Engineer - Contract

Posted 11 August 2022
LocationUnited Kingdom
Job type Temporary
DisciplineTechnology - Transformation & Consulting

Job Description

Private Equity firm based in America with a global portfolio are looking for an expert Java Lead to join a team building high-performance services to power their financial services division specifically centred around challenger banks, disruptive payment and lending technologies

Role: Senior/Lead Software Engineer
Rate: £185 - £225 p/hour (Inside IR35)
Duration: 18-24 Months
 London/Remote (Must be able to travel to London once per month)

You would be joining Business/product teams, working closely to aid in design and development across a range of financial services within their portfolio. Able to design, build, consult, and craft solutions to shape businesses into the portfolio. Understanding product requirements, able to lead conversations across stakeholdersin-depth technical understanding and hands-on capabilities.

Key Responsibilities

  • Create microservices in Java & Python
  • Read/write data in SQL, NoSQL, S3, Kafka, etc
  • Experience using Docker and Kubernetes.
  • Produce fast, reliable and scalable systems

Key Requirements

  • A good understanding of Java and its latest features (streams and lambda)
  • Keen to learn and apply JVM languages
  • At least three years of architectural experience.
  • Understand how to use data systems, such as SQL, NoSQL, S3 and Kafka
  • Familiar with AWS and associated components such as EC2, IAM, ECR etc.
  • Familiar with build tools and CI / CD pipelines.
  • Interested in creating microservices over REST, reactive streams, etc
  • High development standards, especially for code quality, code reviews, unit testing, continuous integration and deployment
  • JavaScript experience nice to have.

This role requires someone with strong technical foundations and business acumen. Able to occasionally commute to the companies location, always London based (once a month typically). Representing an established global Private Equity with rigor and excellence.

Are you currently looking for a new role? Could this be your next challenge? Apply now!