Java/DevOps Developer

  • £450 - 550 per day
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Contract, Full time
  • Icon Solutions
  • 20 Sep 17

The Senior Java Developer will take a key role in the design and delivery of enterprise software applications within an agile environment. With an emphasis on hands-on design and development, you will be responsible for leading development whilst seeding your experience and approach to support blended client and 3rd party teams in the delivery of modern financial software solutions. Required Experience: Using Java and Akka, you will contribute to all aspects of the architecture for this in

The Senior Java Developer will take a key role in the design and delivery of enterprise software applications within an agile environment.  With an emphasis on hands-on design and development, you will be responsible for leading development whilst seeding your experience and approach to support blended client and 3rd party teams in the delivery of modern financial software solutions.

Required Experience:
Using Java and Akka, you will contribute to all aspects of the architecture for this innovative solution. As a Java Developer, you will be joining a talented Agile team so experience working in an Agile environment (following TDD/BDD processes) will be important.

A demonstrable background of Java development experience supported by at least a sub-set of common technologies including:
·      Java 8, Akka, Spring
·      Strong DevOps
·      Indepth knowledge and experience of Docker and Kubernetes and the ability to share these best practices with the team
·      Strong experience and knowledge in Unix sys admin & scripting
·      Experience building high availability/distributed systems
·      Experience delivering consumer facing and resilient software
·      Excellent knowledge of SDLC and comfortable working across the full stack
·      Experience with setting up Maven and Jenkins etc
·      Experience in utilising version control mgmt. utilising tools such as GIT & Nexus

Desirable:
·      Previous experience with real-time messaging systems
·      Experience with automated environment provisioning with Ansible

In addition to the above, the following background experience would be highly beneficial:
·      Consultancy / customer facing experiences within a software vendor or enterprise scale services environment
·      Financial Services domain knowledge

Our Client
Our client is an award winning technology consultancy and advisory practice working with some of the largest financial services companies in the world. Established in 2009 as the result of a management buy-out, our client counts some of the world’s leading financial services companies among their customers; including HSBC, Citi, Lloyds, BAML and RBS.

Additional Information
·      Travel profile: Based in Wimbledon
·      Applicants must have the right to live and work in the United Kingdom and will be required to partake in pre-employment background checking