Senior Java Engineer? - London - Global Software House (Product)

HT Recruitment Limited
London (Greater)
15 Sep 2018
18 Sep 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Java Engineer - London - Global Software House

Job Description
If you are an innovative seasonal Java Developer who is passionate about distributed systems, microservices, relational & NoSQL databases, real time applications and modern Java development technologies then this could be for you. There are requirements for a Java Developer to join a Central London based scrum team to build a new real time platform to service over 30 million users worldwide.

The Job
As a Java Developer here, they don't just want coders that want members who can collaborate part of a cross functional scrum team of 10 engineers made up of Backend & Frontend Developers, Technical architect, Product Owner and QA. The job comes with a lot of autonomy and is great for a Java developer who delivers consistent quality whilst also proactively seeking out areas of inefficiency, so you can make continuous improvements.

It is working and building microservices powered systems with core Java technologies such as, Java 8, Spring Boot, Docker, Kubernetes, MongoDB, Camel, Ansible, Various Spring Modules, Google Cloud and Hazelcast. This team is fully backed by the business as they are one of the most important teams who set standards across development teams. There is a key emphasis on best agile practices such as, TDD, BDD, CI/CD and XP.

Technical Skills Summary
• Java 8
• Spring framework knowledge, e.g. SpringBoot, Core Spring, Spring MVC
• Good testing practices; both unit and integration
• NoSQL database development,
• Maven & Git experience
• message-driven systems; e.g. JMS, MQSeries, Apache Camel

The Company

The Java Developer will be provided with recently voted "Uk's Coolest offices" featured on glass doors and Yahoo. An exciting, fun and cutting-edge business working on complex high traffic systems which will add value to your career. Over 1,000 employees and 51 nationalities in their central London offices with their product enjoyed by over 30 million customers with plans to double once new products are launched in 2019.

You will have opportunities to host meet-ups and conferences to show case your work or to simply sit down and learn all the latest tooling in the industry. If that is not enough they provide regular brown-bag/academy sessions to promote learning and organise huge tri-annual companywide parties for all staff and family members to attend and let their hair down.

One of the best companies to work for in the UK, proven with constant high scores in employee surveys. This is an organisation with ambitious plans and they want their employees to be equally ambitious.

The Numbers

A basic salary of £50,000 - £70,000 will be provide plus a benefits package with; 10% annual bonus, 3% matched pension scheme, private medical care, private gym membership, life assurance, 28 days holiday, free breakfast & fruit, flexible working hours, free laptop/hardware per year, bi-annual pay & performance reviews plus much more.

For non-EU developers, the business provides VISA sponsorship and an extensive relocation package. This includes flights to the UK, relocation of your personal belongings, 2 weeks fully-paid accommodation, setup of UK bank account and an estate agent partnership to find your own place to live.

Interview process
Telephone interview - Technical Exercise - Video Skype Interview or Face-to-Face Interview.

What Should you do know?
If you're a mid-level or senior developer who is competent and confident coding with Java with the latest toolings on eCommerce or similar platforms and would like to find out more, please click on apply or give Zak at call at Initi8 HQ

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