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  • LocationLondon, UK
  • Salary£70,000 - £90,000 per annum
  • Job TypePermanent
  • Date posted29-May-19
Leading Software engineering and product delivery consultany seek highly experienced Java8 engineers to work on leading edge payments, finance and banking systems for a range of high profile banking and fintech clients. MUST have outstanding Java product development background.

This is an outstanding opportunity for an experienced Software Engineer from a product engineering background, to assist in the successful delivery of a market-leading solution for real-time payment processing framework. The Software Engineer is responsible for hands-on development of software applications, working at pace adhering to Kanban values to resolve high impact, challenging, engineering problems while continuously raising quality standards. Using Java, AKKA and Spring, the Software Engineers will contribute to all aspects of the architecture and design for this innovative solution. Successful candidates will have proven experience working effectively within highly collaborative agile development teams. They should be able to demonstrate a passion for engineering effective solutions to complex challenges. We are looking for self-starters, who can readily take ownership and continually strive to innovate. Key Responsibilities:

* Taking a key role in product engineering, following TDD and BDD Processes

* Writing high quality code within established development standards and patterns

* Contributing to design decisions and technical discussions as part of the engineering team

Desired Skills/Experience:

* Excellent JAVA 8+ skills (5+ years' experience working with Java)

* Experience in building high availability/resilient distributed systems

* Experience in automation using Continuous Integration & Continuous Deployment processes

* Comfortable working across the full stack however predominantly back end

* Agile delivery experience e.g. working in Kanban/Scrum delivery environments

* Experience with Akka (or equivalent frameworks) & Spring technologies

* Automation environment provisioning using Ansible

* Previous experience with real-time messaging systems

* DevOps experience gained within highly transactional software environments

* Knowledge and/or experience of Docker and Kubernetes

* Knowledge of Unix system admin and scripting

* Knowledge of document-based data stories e.g. MongoDB

Additional Information:

* Salary Offered: Competitive Salary + 20% bonus + 10% pension + excellent company benefits

* Job Location: South West London.

* Applicants must have the right to live and work in the United Kingdom and will be required to partake in pre-employment background checking

ALL experienced PERMANENT Java developers with a background designing and developing complex products in either the payments or financial sector AND who have good knowledge across areas such as Kanban/Scrum, CI/CD, Unix, DevOps, Docker/Kubernetes should apply now. Our client have rigorous standards and you should combine excellent technical skills with personality, willing ness to contribute to design discussions and great communication skills.

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