Senior Java Developer / Tech Lead – Reading Town Centre, to £95K + bonus, full bens

  • Permanent
  • Reading
  • software engineering
  • to £95K + bonus, full bnes
  • 3258RG

Java Developers and Tech Lead Developers / Software Engineering Specialists in Java, strong Spring Boot, CI/CD and understanding of DevOps culture, ideally with some experience in REST APIs, micro services or Kotlin for leading digital technology hub of global blue chip.

Working on cutting edge software engineering transformation to allow our blue chip client to integrate its multi-country, multi-entity group systems into core B2B & B2C systems, products, services and websites in unique and cutting-edge ways. Implementing microservices for the future of commerce.  We are seeking experienced Java based software engineers, ideally with Kotlin experience to help us implement and deploy commerce APIs to be used by many different types of rich client applications. The APIs will be used to create shopping experiences for a wide and global customer base.

The successful software engineers and technical lead (hands on still) engineers will not only be involved in the creation of the services but also contribute to the tools used to orchestrate and run the services at high scale and resilience. Senior engineers will be expect to be capable of mentoring other team members and leading the technical aspects of a project. Solutions created will use the most appropriate tools for the job, the Java Kotlin ecosystem is widely used. CI/CD with Kubernetes, Jenkins pipelines, Docker and container orchestration engines such as Kubernetes are used for application deployment.

This is a true DevOps culture with core development and operations.

The Essentials

  • Extensive professional experience (5+ years) in software development with Java
  • Fundamental desire to learn about new technologies and concepts
  • 5+ years relevant experience developing enterprise software products
  • Java background (Java8, Java Spring Boot)
  • Linux operating systems knowledge
  • Java and Spring Framework in an Agile environment
  • Experience and passion for DevOps culture, full CI/CD practices
  • Micro services, SOA
  • Cloud (GCP, Azure or AWS)
  • Solid understanding of  RESTful APIs, Micro services software development
  • Agile Delivery, TDD, BDD

The Differentiators

  • Experience building micro services
  • Experience with containerisation and orchestration tools such as Docker and Kubernetes
  • Server Side development with Kotlin and frameworks such as spring, Vert.x, Ktor, Heroku and kotlin Java interoperability
  • Experience of working in an Agile teams agile tools including JIRA and Confluence
  • Ability to manage source code changes in Git, and build source code
  • Experience building and consuming RESTful APIs & services
  • Integration of ERP, PaaS, eCommerce and CMS systems
  • Experience with SAP CX, C4C, Hana, Hybris B2C / B2B, Sitecore CMS, React.js,

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This advert was posted by Staffworx Limited – a UK based recruitment consultancy supporting the global E-commerce, software & consulting sectors.

Services advertised by Staffworx are those of an Agency and/or an Employment Business.   Staffworx operate a referral scheme of £500 or new iPad for each successfully referred candidate, if you know of someone suitable please forward for consideration


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