Tech Lead Java - London - 75,000 - 95,000

Talent Point Ltd
United Kingdom
75000.00 - 95000.00 per annum + Bonus
12 Nov 2017
18 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Java Technical Lead (Java, API, Microservices/SOA) - Agile Cloud BasedConsultancy - London - 75,000 - 95,000 Gain #1: Fantastic opportunity to work on a diverse range of excitingprojects -learning new technologies all the time - working withdifferent clients within Finance, Media and eCommerce. Gain #2: Gain knowledge and certifications with the latest tech byattending courses, conferences, seminars and tech meet ups! Gain #3: Recent project work has involved working on Microservices/SOAtransformation platforms, ElasticSearch implementation, Scaladevelopment, API development and so much more Gain #4: Work on Cloud based AWS infrastructure projects! Gain #5: Unlike typical consultancies, all projects are based withinCentral London - no more travelling the UK onto client site! The Company: I am working with a highly successful technical 'Cloud First'consultancy who work with major companies within Finance, eCommerce andMedia sectors - among a growing list of new clients who are jumpingaboard - providing unrivaled technical and business critical solutions. Everything they do is 100% Greenfield - they don't touch legacy codeand from day one you will be working on exciting Greenfield projectsutilizing the latest technologies - of course they offer superb learningcurves with new technologies before you go 'live' on projects forclients - an excellent opportunity to learn and work with a varied techstack - this has all the benefits of contracting with the perm benefitsincluding bonuses, training courses, certifications and genuineopportunities to progress your career! Unlike typical Consultancies, there is NO BENCH here - you won't besitting around waiting for projects to go live and the best thing isthat you will only travel to clients within Central London - none ofthis re-locating to Glasgow for 6 months or Manchester for a year (thatwasn't meant as a 'dig' to Glasgow or Manchester - both are lovely I'msure!) Just means that you can keep the work/life balance healthy. As mentioned earlier there is massive potential for career growth, manyof the consultants down here have been promoted within 18 months ofjoining. Clear pathway for ambitious consultants who want to progressand better themselves. Training budgets are set aside to get the bestout of you. Move into a principal developer role in 18 months! The office is a vibrant place, the buzz of technical conversations fillthe air and they do enjoy an active social calendar, including in officefoosball & PS4 and team bonding events like go-karting, skiing,dodgeball and quizzes. The Role: First and foremost you'll be comfortable building Java-basedapplication-level components from the ground up and possess a strongknowledge of Java/J2EE and associated technologies. You'll need to havepreviously built APIs using either REST or Json, worked on ServiceOrientated Architectures and coded extensively in Java 8 or 7. Your predominant on-project focus will lie with coding. Following Agilemethods including TDD and BDD you'll pick up user stories from theproduct backlog, take part in daily stand-ups and produce thoroughlytested, deployable Java code, at times guiding other Java Consultants todo the same. The projects you work on will be Cloud-based with J2EE components builtas Microservices and deployed to a Cloud platform. Much of their work isfocused on the creation of APIs in Java 8 using Rest or Json, theytypically use containers and NoSQL databases depending on the project. Stacks are determined on a project-by-project basis and with internaldiscussions constantly driving adoption of the right tech for the righttask, this is something you'll make a key contribution to. If this sounds interesting and you would like to find out more -contact Giggs at Talentpoint by applying to the role. Talent Point are a Hiring Communication business. We have designed anddocumented this vacancy alongside our customer and act as their solesource of applicants. Following a two-stage screening process that willinclude everyone who responds to this advert, we present a shortlist ofthree applicants for interview. Those on our shortlist can expectin-depth, accurate detail regarding the vacancy, a high chance ofsecuring the position, pre-booked interview times to plan around inadvance, no delays and complete transparency. No terminology in this advert is designed to discriminate on grounds ofgender, race, colour, religion, creed, disability, age, sex or sexualorientation. Talent Point Ltd is an equal-opportunity employer and doesnot discriminate against these or any other class protected byapplicable law. - provided by Dice AGILE, AWS, BDD, CLOUD, J2EE, JAVA, JSON, NOSQL, SCALA, SOA, TDD