Senior Java Engineer

Location: London, England
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum +
Job Type: Permanent
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This is a fantastic opportunity to join a cloud-first environment, utilising your knowledge and experience to help us redefine my client's core platform. You will have the opportunity to work right from the beginning of the project in the R&D phase all the way through to delivery. You will be working with high throughput and low latency systems and bringing new ideas to the table to help take the platform to the next level. The company are a cloud first environment so any experience working with Google Cloud Platform or AWS would be advantageous.

Day to day, you will be responsible for:

  • Owning the end to end software delivery process
  • Building maintainable, testable, resilient software systems including monitoring and operational impact throughout the process
  • Working in a fully agile environment alongside architects to design the system
  • Working as part of a team - mentoring developers and ensuring coding standards are met
  • Helping the product owner to establish priorities and estimate deliverables
  • Mentoring and couching people directly reporting into you

We need someone who is…

You should be proficient in working as part of a team, a self-starter with:

  • Above 5 years of professional coding experience ideally in more than one language
  • Proven experience working on big production systems handling very large amount of data on a fairly complicated domain
  • Proven experience in Java object oriented development
  • Working with a mixture of RESTful and push APIs (JSON and XML)
  • Testing Frameworks e.g. Junit/Mockito
  • Working knowledge of cloud platforms (GCP or AWS)
  • Working in a team environment and mentoring junior developers

Alongside of being challenged daily and a real interest in your development, you will also receive:

  • Up to 25% bonus
  • Free healthcare with Bupa, life assurance and income protection
  • Pension scheme with up to 9% contribution from the company
  • £1,000 training fund each financial year, to spend on your professional development
  • 25 days holiday which increases by 1 day for each year of service (up to 30 days)

To find out more about Computer Futures please visit

Computer Futures, a trading division of SThree Partnership LLP is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy | Registered office | 1st Floor, 75 King William Street, London, EC4N 7BE, United Kingdom | Partnership Number | OC387148 England and Wales

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