Tech Lead Java - AWS Projects - CenLondon - 75,000 - 95,000

Talent Point Ltd
United Kingdom
75000.00 - 95000.00 per annum + Bonus
13 Nov 2017
18 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Tech Lead (Java) - (Java, AWS, API, Microservices/SOA) - Greenfield AWSProjects - Central London - 75,000 - 95,000 Hands on Tech Lead required to drive Greenfield AWS projects - Clearpathway to Head of Development/Engineering roles! This highly successful Agile Cloud based Consultancy have positionedthemselves as the "go-to" consultancy for the majority ofmajor brands in the UK. One of the key factors that sets them apart fromother Consultancies is the technical edge they bring on board when itcomes to handling new tools & tech. When some people hearconsultancy & think "support type work", these guys areconsultant's in its purest meaning - Experts! So far they havesuccessfully worked with leading Media, Retail & Banking brands inthe UK leaving behind the mark of their technical expertise. You will be making a significant 'hands on' impact on the developmentprocess & driving best practices & SOLID engineering principles.In this role you will gain the opportunity to learn & work withcloud based tech like AWS/Azure/Cloud Foundry/Spring Cloud - working onexciting cutting edge projects involving ElasticSearch, API Development,Docker, MicroServices/SOA & of course Cloud Tech. Clear pathway for a Tech Lead to move into a HOE/HOD type roles or makethe move towards architecture - the opportunities are here to grow yourcareer in the direction you want! - they encourage you to attendtraining courses, gain certifications in the latest tech before you golive on projects & have a superb work/life balance! The only travel required in this role would be 30mins around CentralLondon - more often than not, you will be based from their London Bridgeoffices & only occasional travel to client site is required. 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 the lead 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, AZURE, BDD, CLOUD, DOCKER, J2EE, JAVA, JSON, NOSQL, SOA, SPRING, TDD