Senior Java Developer

United Kingdom
£65k - £75k pa + 12% bonus
07 Oct 2017
07 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
My client is a global e-commerce leader currently looking to expand their development team in London. They have been growing significantly over the last two years, gaining more market share every single year and the technology teams have played a major part in this growth. The team you are going to be joining has as a target to build mission critical software that will play a big part in producing higher revenue for the business. This role is very important in keeping the performance of the team at really high standards and maintaining success and growth. Responsibilities - You will be part of a cross functional, Agile team of QAs, DB developers, Information Security Experts, Release Engineers and Product Owners that will implement new product features - You will help with designing and building highly scalable enterprise application and drive current architecture improvements - You will be the point of contact for specific work streams within the project - You will provide technical guidance, code reviews and mentor less experienced members of your team Skills - Java8 - RESTful APIs - Very good experience with OOP, data structures, algorithms, multithreading and system level programming - Experience working in highly Agile environments of CI/CD - Very good understanding of the importance of testing in all the steps of the SDLC (unit testing, testing frameworks, performance testing, application tuning, load testing - Very passionate about sharing knowledge but also learning, especially in topics like service design patterns and system architecture - Critical thinker with the mentality to step up and defend your ideas Nice to have - Experience with cloud services, especially AWS - Previous experience with high volume, transactional, e-commerce solutions - Experience using web application caching technologies, especially Redis
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