Senior Java Microservices Software Engineer

Tiger Resourcing Solutions Limited
London (Greater)
10 Feb 2018
15 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Software Engineer (Microservices)

Who are we?

Our client is a market leader in the online gambling space.

Tell Me More!

The Software Engineer will deliver our Development strategy through having ownership of the systems architecture and development.

You will be part of the Core Microservice team who implements scalable and resilience core services for our products. You will work in a fast-paced and collaborative environment within a team of highly skilled people, all with opinions about various technologies, frameworks and approaches to delivery.


  • Working in an agile environment cooperating with Product Managers and business stakeholders to design, develop and build products that would remove some of the legacy dependency;
  • Establishment and maintenance of technology resources to support all operational functions;
  • Anticipate requirements, and build software in a flexible, scalable way;
  • Communicate issues, risks and dependencies with line managers, escalating where appropriate;
  • Write software following OOP best practices;
  • Write software following the Design Patterns that best fit for a problem given;
  • Write software following the SOLID principles;
  • Write Unit tests following TDD;
  • Write Integration tests following BDD;


  • Proven ability to write clean, testable, readable code in a team environment using design patterns, SOLID and OO principles;
  • Proven experience of building, automating and deploying software to production;
  • Ability to find creative solutions and implement them in a fast pace work environment;
  • Technical analysis experience translating business requirements into functionality;
  • Ability to work as part of a team (but take individual ownership and responsibility);


  • At least 3 years of experience in software development;
  • Strong Core Java experience (Java 8 preferred);
  • Strong experience using Spring / Boot / Data JPA / Security
  • Experience with MS SQL database development
  • Ability to write unit and integration tests;
  • Experience applying SOLID design principles;
  • Experience of service orientated architecture and micro services;
  • Experience with design and implementation of highly scalable microservices based systems.
  • Strong experience using Spring Data JPA;


  • Degree or equivalent qualification desirable (ideally in Computer Science, Mathematics, Engineering or a similar discipline);
  • Excellent background on Agile methodologies (Scrum, eXtreme Programing, Kanban, Lean);
  • Excellent background of Agile practices (TDD, BDD, Coding Standards, Peer Review, Collective Ownership, Whole Team, Frequent Release, Continuous Integration);
  • Strong knowledge regarding Object Oriented Design, data structures, algorithm design, problem solving and complexity analysis;
  • Understanding of SOLID principles;
  • Experience implementing scalable software systems and platforms. Experience with software optimisation;
  • Expert knowledge in building REST APIs;
  • Valid working visa.

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