Java Developer

Hargreaves Lansdown
Bristol (City Centre)
10 Jan 2018
08 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Ever wondered what it would be like to deliver ground breaking new features for the biggest consumer asset management platform in the UK? Hargreaves Lansdown look after over £82.0 billion for 1 million active clients from our landmark head office in Bristol. Are you the right person to help us innovate on the best direct to consumer investment platform in the UK*?

*Professional Adviser, 2016

HL Savings is a new offering that will allow us to bring innovative new products to market, and to support its rapid growth we are looking to expand its technology capabilities. The entire HL Savings team is based in Hargreaves Lansdown’s landmark office in the centre of Bristol.

You will be working as part of an Agile/Scrum team that is helping to change the landscape of the £700 billion savings market in the UK. We are looking for highly skilled & motivated Java developers who enjoy seeing their work making a measurable impact to a business and disrupting the status quo.

The development team consists of business analysts, developers & testers and is responsible for the delivery of the entire front-to-back product.

Key Duties And Responsibilities:

Writing high quality Java codeWorking collaboratively as part of a teamActively contributing to the scrum process (stand ups, automated tests, retrospectives, etc.) and the overall output of the teamDoing whatever is necessary to deliver working code at the end of each iterationMeeting regulatory compliance standardsEssential Skills

Java 8At least 2 years developing using JavaComfortable working in a Scrum/Agile teamDeveloping secure & maintainable codeFinding innovate solutions to problemsPragmatic and focused on deliveryHave a mindset of continuous improvement in everything you doTenacious, with a pride in what you doDesirable Skills:

A degree in computing, IT or a numerate disciplineKnowledge of personal finance and savings productsSpecific knowledge of our associated development technologies: Spring Boot, ActiveMQm ThymeLeaf, Oracle, SWIFT messagingCommunicating with multiple internal and external services & APIsAt least 5 years working within software developmentAt least 2 years developing using HTML and/or SQLSpecific experience of using our development tools: JUnit, Mockito, Cucumber, PhantomJS, JenkinsSpecific skills in our development processes: Feature led developmentHargreaves Lansdown is an inclusive working environment and values diversity in its workforce. As part of your application we would be grateful if you could complete an equal opportunities section. The information will be used solely for diversity monitoring purposes and is not visible to the person reviewing your application form.

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