Java Technical Lead

Hotfoot Recruitment
Up to £50,000 per annum
04 Dec 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Java Technical Lead

This is a fantastic opportunity for a Senior / Lead Java Developer to work on an exciting project at a friendly, well established and ambitious software-as-a-service company based in Huddersfield (easily commutable from the M62). This is a great opportunity to lead an experienced software development team as they transition towards a cloud-based platform, and an Agile environment. They can offer a “grown-up” culture with flexible working hours, a high-spec, open plan office, and a challenging and rewarding role that you can really make your own.

Java Technical Lead : The Role

You will be responsible for designing, developing, testing and continually deploying cloud-based enterprise systems for large organisations. You will provide technical leadership to a team of Java Software Engineers, utilising your experience in managing and mentoring to ensure excellence in software delivery. You will also be responsible for driving Agile practices, striving for continuous improvement and fostering best practice within the team.

Java Technical Lead: Skills and Experience

  • Hands-on experience in web-based Java 8 Development, including Spring Framework and associated projects (Boot, Core, MVC etc)
  • Proven experience in technical team leadership, with the ability to mentor a team of software engineers
  • Experience of TDD practices and OO development
  • A background in implementing design patterns
  • Proven experience in developing production software
  • Experience in continuous integration & continuous deployment
  • Expertise in NoSQL databases, preferably MongoDB
  • Passion for Agile methodologies
  • Experience the following technologies is desirable, but not essential: AWS / Azure / Google Cloud / JUnit / SOA / Microservices / RESTful Web Services / Front-end technologies such as JavaScript, CSS3, HTML5, JSON, XML

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