Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary £7,580,000.00 gross per year
  • Reading


We are partnering an exciting Reading based Fin-tech, that is providing payment solutions for financial institutions, to find a Java Team Leader. The right person will be able to work in Reading, Berkshire and have 3+ years working solidly on JavaYou will be working as a key member of an agile development team on exciting products for a growing Fintech company. You will bring your enthusiasm and experience of Java development to the role, working with current technologies to build innovative micro-service based, containerised, ‘public cloud ready’, SaaS solutions. You will be responsible for investigating new technologies, developing prototypes and creating new products/features.

The Role

The post holder will be expected to:

- Work with the team and Product Managers in an Agile (scrum) environment to design and develop high quality features and enhancements
- Mentor other team members and provide technical leadership
- Work with the rest of the senior team on architectural design choices
- Assist in estimation and planning of future work within a scrum project framework.
- Create automated unit tests
- Contribute to the creation of automated integration and system tests
- Participate in release testing
- Write and maintain system specifications and documentation.
- Provide peer code reviews
- Assist with API design

Skills we are looking for

- Core Java
- Spring Framework/Spring Boot
- Oracle or another RDBMS
- Customer Facing API
- Recruitment/Appraisals/Team Management

- Micro services


- Team lead experience
- Substantial industry experience developing Java applications
- Hands-on experience in J2EE/Java development
- Agile methodologies

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