Java Technical Lead, Software Engineering Lead, Development Lead, AWS

Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Up to £76,000 per annum
02 Dec 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Java Technical Lead, Software Engineering Lead, Development Lead, AWS, MongoDB, Angular, Agile, Tomcat, Spring Boot

My industry leading client is looking for a Java Technical Lead/ Team Lead for a permanent position based in their Oxford offices. In this role you will perform software design — typically across multiple systems; mentor more-junior members of the team; and talks to users/customers and translate their requests into solutions. This is an excellent opportunity to join a new, greenfield team with a competitive salary and benefits along with significant career progression opportunities.

Key Responsibilities of the Java Technical Lead / Software Engineering Lead:

Work with Business analysts and business partners to understand system requirements and produce a high quality product to worldwide customers on a predictable timeline.Take a leading role in the development of our API strategy, helping to deliver a range of services that are used both by internal development teams, external third parties and customersLead design and code reviews and be accountable for the actions taken from these sessions, seeing them through to implementation as agreedBe involved in various agile activities, including leading planning and estimating sessions and reporting progress to their assigned project lead and/or project managerReview and understand a complex cloud deployment and work with application architects to optimize it for maximum performance and cost effectiveness.

The Java Technical Lead / Software Engineering Lead will bring skills/experience in:

    8+ year experience working in Java (version 7 or 8) based technologies: J2EE, spring, JMS, etc.Experience implementing JSON/RESTful servicesExperience of CI (Continuous Integration) Deployment. Maven, Packer, Terraform, Docker would be idealExperience with one or more container services: Tomcat, Spring Boot etc.Experience with JavaScript frameworks preferably AngularJSExperience of Test-Driven Development, Unit Testing, Continuous Integration and DeliveryExperience with testing frameworks (Junit, Cucumber and Mockito in particular)Understanding of deployment of commercial products on Amazon Web ServicesExperienced working within an Agile Framework – ideally SCRUM or KanbanExperience with GitHub: Branching and merging, Jenkins, Selenium is helpful

The Java Technical Lead / Software Engineering Lead will ideally bring skills/experience in:

Experience with cloud computing platforms (e.g. AWS, Azure, GCE, etc.)Experience with No/SQL (Ideally MongoDB) and Elastic SearchPair Programming (Social skills)

The Location: The role is based in Oxford and is highly commutable from London, Reading, Swindon, Cheltenham, Bicester, Witney, Banbury, Aylesbury and many more.

Java Technical Lead, Software Engineering Lead, Development Lead, AWS, MongoDB, Angular, Agile, Tomcat, Spring Boot

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