Senior / Technical Lead Java Engineer

Tec Partners Limited (Henley-On-Thames)
City Of London
£60k - £85k pa + Benefits
15 Apr 2017
15 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
ABRS Ltd is currently recruiting for a Senior Developer or Technical Lead for an Insurance company based in Central London. We're looking for a senior/lead engineer with experience in creating end to end solutions in Java.

Our client is expanding their insurance platforms functionality, which uses Domain-Driven Design, Event Sourcing, and a microservices architecture. We looking for developers who value clean, simple code and flexible, resilient architectures. The ability to write clean, pragmatic OO solutions is absolutely key for our client.

Who you will be working with

A collaborative bunch of smart and approachable developers, with many years of expertise and knowledge in a wide range of domains. An environment of mutual trust between development and business, with a 'we are all in this together' attitude. A strong sense of teamwork, but also autonomy, and room to grow, learn and teach others.

What you will find here

A complex and interesting domain, with the added spice of real commercial drivers pushing and pulling the company in directions hard to anticipate. Despite all of that we have clear goals to achieve that we know will make this company even more successful.

Working environment

A relaxed, fun, open and honest environment, with trust and professionalism a must; but with a happy slice of light hearted scepticism. Our client values having the right work / life balance so provides flexible working hours. They believe in continuous hands on delivery and actively encourage developers to come forward with ideas. They constantly try to remove or reduce any unnecessary bureaucracy, have a flat structure, and everyone has the same opportunity to step up with direct access to all stakeholders, including CTO and business leaders.

Key skills

- 6+ years of Java development experience.

- Excellent understanding of OO principles. + S.O.L.I.D.

- DDD experience.

- Clean architectures. eg. Ports and Adapters.

- Exposure to Micro Service and Feed architectures.

- Understand of HTTP + RESTful APIs + Clients.

- Linux, GIT, Maven, Gradle.

- Coding with agility and pragmatism.

Nice to have

- Cloud experience
- Dropwizard, Groovy, Event Sourcing


- A base salary of up to £85,000

- An awesome team environment

- Private health insurance

- Discounted gym membership

- Very flexible working hours

- Breakfast on us

- Choice of 27'' iMac or high end PC

- Team fortress Fridays

- Season ticket loans

At ABRS Ltd we are committed to being an inclusive organisation that provides equality of opportunity to all in terms of employment, recruitment and the service we provide to our customers. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.