London, England, £85000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Job Type: Permanent
Managed by: Java Team
Java Developer / Senior Java Software Engineer (Big Data Kafka Cassandra). Opportunity for a passionate technologist to join a global eCommerce retail technology giant as they seek to grow their engineering team in the UK.
As a senior Java Developer you'll join a small Agile team working in close conjunction with counterparts in Sunnyvale, California. You'll focus on a next generation cloud platform to support internet services across the organisation. The systems are data centric; you'll be utilising Kafka, Spark and Storm as well as core Java and Scala; automating processes wherever possible and contributing to Open Source initiatives.
This role presents a superb opportunity to join a technology driven organisation working on ground breaking products. Collaborative team environment in fantastic offices with a range of onsite facilities.
*Indepth knowledge of core Java (garbage collection internals, concurrency models, Native and Async IO, off-heap memory management)
*Low level systems knowledge, TCP/IP, HTTP2
*Experience developing and contributing to distributed compute frameworks like Kafka, Spark or Storm
*Thorough understanding of computing fundamentals such as including data structures, operating systems, algorithms, networking and concurrent programming
*Experience in building automation and operations tools
*Agile TDD, Pair Programming, Continuous Integration techniques
*Excellent communication and collaborative team player
*Degree educated, 2.1 or above in a technical discipline
*Desirable: Python, Scala, experience with near real-time big data analytics
As a Java Developer / Java Software Engineer you can expect to earn a highly competitive salary (to £100k) plus a range of benefits.
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