Senior Software Development Engineer / Milton Keynes / £70,000

Sopra Steria Recruitment Limited
Milton Keynes
07 Oct 2017
08 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Software Development Engineer / Milton Keynes / £70,000 My client, a proven market leader are seeking Senior Software Engineers as they embark on a journey involving DevOps, Microservices and Machine Learning. Ideally the Senior Engineers will have an understanding of micro services, planning and architecting, developing, testing, releasing and operating. You will be key in designing, guiding and implementing modern technology choices as we move our technology stack away from monolithic applications to a modern microservices based architecture. - Working in an agile environment cooperating with Product Managers and business stakeholders to design, develop and build microservices that would remove some of the legacy dependency - Working closely with DevOps to establish an independent continuous integration and deployment approach for these new services - Bouncing off design ideas among team members to achieve a scalable solution - Performing the role of a design authority within the team with the ability to perform peer reviews and providing constructive improvements/feedback What you'll be using - Spring framework - Java - Node.js - MongoDB/Redis - PostgreSQL - Docker, Vagrant - Kafka - Integrating with 3rd-party systems - TDD / BDD - ELK stack Experience & Skills - Degree in computer science or other technical programme with exposure to programming - Sound software development experience in a technology organisation with history of delivering at least 7 or more software systems and platforms - Experience implementing scalable software systems and platforms - Experience with software optimisation - Expert knowledge in building REST APIs - Exceptional problem solving skills - Familiarity with the workings of retail back end systems Please apply urgently to avoid disappointment
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