London, England, £80000 - £95000 per annum + benefits
Job Type: Permanent
Managed by: Java Team
Java Developer / Backend Software Engineer (Agile TDD) *Remote UK*. Would you like to progress your career in a senior hands-on role at a growing FinTech?
As a Java Developer you will be an instrumental part of a small engineering team to build out the core platform, an award winning data analytics platform sold into major financial institutions across the globe. You'll get involved with projects across the platform including designing and building APIs (via gRPC / Protobuf), data processing and supporting services, collaborating remotely with cross functional engineering teams, Data Scientists and business stakeholders. There's a big emphasis on Computer Science fundamentals, code quality and collaboration using Agile TDD, XP, Scrum/Kanban methodologies; you'll be an advocate of and contributor to best practice.
There are regular company wide 'lunch and learn' sessions, weekly general knowledge Slack quizzes and Friday 'virtual pub' sessions to get involved with so you can get to know the team; if you live near London or Hull there's also opportunities to go into the office if desired.
*You have advanced core Java development skills
*You have a thorough understanding of Computing Science fundamentals such as OOP, Data Structures, Algorithm
You're an advocate of collaboration and have experience with Agile methodologies such as XP, Scrum, Kanban
You have strong problem solving and analysis skills, happy to work with others to create a feature from scratch
*Ideally you have some experience of building APIs, have worked on high volume / performance systems, be familiar with Big Data processing and technologies such as Kafka, AWS, Docker, Kubernetes - although you'll pick these up
As a Java Developer you will earn a competitive salary (to £95k) plus benefits including stock options, private medical care, life assurance, pension and 25 days holiday.
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