Java Engineering Lead

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Worldpay
  • 23 Apr 19

Java Engineering Lead

Why is our Java Engineering Lead position the next step for you?

Here at Worldpay we want to make life easier for our customers, join us and play a significant part in building revolutionary software to change the way payments are made and leave them with an epic experience.
We are on a really exciting journey to make life easier for our customers, by re-engineering our platform and engineering team to be more cost effective, scalable and highly performant. This journey will require the very best engineering talent and we're looking for a leader to help us drive this change and get us from:

• Monolith to micro services architecture
• Waterfall to agile methodology
• Ops to DevOps
• Manual to Automated Testing
• TAD to TDD/BDD How will you contribute on a day-to-day basis?

Focusing on modern event-based architecture you'll build, nurture and lead our Pricing & Billing team of development and test engineers growing a high performing, multi-disciplinary team to deliver high quality software using agile, CI/CD, automated testing and DevOps to give an unrivalled time to market
What will make you the right fit for the team?

You'll have a strong track record of technical delivery, managing an offshore multi-disciplinary team through the use of the agile methodology. Strong hands-on technical knowledge in both designing and deploying highly scalable, reliable and easily maintainable solutions using Java, Spark and RESTful services. Adopting, advocating and utilising BDD/TDD, CI/CD and automated testing practices across the teams.
We're on a journey to move our teams to better utilise the above practices and technologies and ideally you'll have a proven track record of successfully adopting these into your teams. Experience in Pricing & Billing or the Payments industry is advantageous How is Worldpay changing the world?

Worldpay has merged with Vantiv Inc. to build a new global leader in payments. The new Worldpay will have the scale, the reach and the resources to take our success story to another level. This move allows us to expand further into fast-growing markets, deliver innovation at scale and above all, brings together extraordinary talent and a shared passion that will help propel us forward to the next chapter of our collective story