IT & Digital

Lead Java Developer - Greenfield - Banking

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    £100000 - £120000 per annum + bonus & benefits

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    1- 4 weeks

Lead Java Developer - Greenfield - Banking - London

My client is looking for an experienced Java Developer to lead the development of a multi-year greenfield project within its Retail Bank.

You'll be working with a team of principal engineers and architects to design and develop an API driven modern framework built using Java, Micro Services (SpringBoot), React and Mongo DB, providing a new digital platform to improve customer mortgage applications. The role requires leading an Agile team of enthusiastic developers from a range of backgrounds and is part of a well-funded area of the business, providing job security in a stable part of the bank.

Core skills required for the role are:

  • Java
  • SpringBoot
  • MongoDB
  • Design and implementation of REST APIs

Any experience with the following would be highly beneficial:

  • Kubernetes
  • Terraform
  • Front-end experience with JavaScript/React would be a nice to have
  • The ability to set up DevOps CI/CD pipelines

This is a fantastic opportunity to lead the development of a modern tech stack on a new product.