Hays IT
40000.00 - 55000.00 per annum
12 Nov 2017
15 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A leading financial services company looking for a Middleware Engineer in Knutsford. Your new company You will be working for a leading financial services company based in the North West. With a newly created innovation center and some exceptional opportunities ahead, they are positioned well for future growth. Your new role You will be working for a team responsible for developing and engineering within the middleware solutions to facilitate the handover to Middleware functions. You will be creating and enhancing strategic platforms and integrated components to support Middleware Services and PaaS. Within the role, your key accountabilities would be: The role requires a strong knowledge of Agile development processes and tooling A strong knowledge of Middleware technologies is required to help define the technical, tooling, lifecycle, security, governance and processes around solutions, Good relationship management skills will be required to liaise with many different stakeholder teams to ensure solutions are tightly coupled and delivered, 'as a service' to customers. Designing and developing robust large-scale solutions Knowledge of software maintenance and patching. Knowledge of logging and monitoring technologies and processes Knowledge of infrastructure security and authentication Strong scripting and development skills Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Coupled with, the ability to evangelise about solutions with stakeholders and partner teams Agile / Scrum / Kanban experience working on a multifunctional scrum team with shared testing / automation testing practices. A strong work ethic - team player, creative, passionate and disciplined Excellent communication skills. Possesses the ability to describe and communicate abstract concepts. What you'll need to succeed You will have past experience of working with a range of technologies within past roles. It is ideal to know one of more of the below technologies and look to expand your current knowledge base. Preferred skillset (one or many of the following): Messaging technologies - IBM MQ, IBM Integration Bus (IIB), Red Hat AMQ, Red Hat Fuse Application Hosting technologies - IBM Websphere, JBOSS, TomCat, Apache HTML 5 development skills Javascript / JSON / AJAX / jQuery development skills Python development skills Ruby development skills JAVA development skills Perl scripting Go language development skills Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) Experience working with Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery Cloud technologies, especially AWS What you'll get in return You will be rewarded with a very competitive salary plus some exceptional benefits and progression. What you need to do now If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career. Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this job you accept the T&C's, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found at - provided by Dice AGILE, AJAX, APACHE, AWS, CLOUD, HTML, JAVA, JAVASCRIPT, JBOSS, JQUERY, JSON, KANBAN, LINUX, MIDDLEWARE, PAAS, PERL, PYTHON, RUBY, SCRUM, TOMCAT, WEBSPHERE