Lead Java Developer

Futureheads Recruitment Ltd.
£75,000 - £95,000
17 Mar 2017
16 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Lead Java Developer

Lead Java Developer required to join a leading retail bank to help transform their digital offering to improve their customer experience and stay ahead of the curve when it comes to digital banking products.

As the Lead Java Developer, you will be joining the business at a great time as they embark on building out their digital practice to be more community-led and truly autonomous - the cross-functional product teams will be driving change and empowered to define the way software is delivered.

You will join one their cross-disciplined teams where you will be expected to demonstrate and apply solid software engineering practices, and contribute to the wider engineering team. The company are strong believers in automation, ensuring code is well tested and during build and release.

This is anexciting opportunity for Lead Java Developers, who have a natural passion for Java to also help mentor and develop junior engineers, providing clear and constructive feedback and creating opportunities for learning a development.

You will enjoy working with a wide range of technologies such as JavaScript, Web APIs, web services to join a company who give you the opportunity to shape end-to-end solutions and on the full SDLC.

Key skills and experience:

- A strong understanding and solid experience with Java
- Experience with API design and web services (RESTful)
- Enterprise integration experience and messaging technologies
- Experience with configuration management tools (e.g. Ant/Maven)
- Familiar with agile development practices, continuous integration and automation (e.g. TDD, BDD, Selenium)
- Knowledge of front end development (e.g. HTML, CSS and JavaScript)
- Any experience with Spring MVC, Angular and/or React frameworks
- Any interest or experience in functional programming is highly beneficial
- Strong communication skills and the ability to coach other engineers

Please apply with your latest CV to be considered.