Lead Java Developer

Permanent

Job Reference
Lead Java Developer
Job Type
Permanent
Location
Area
London / WFH / Hybrid
Salary Details
£80-120k
Start Date
ASAP
Key Skills
M.S. in Computer Science, Engineering, 8 years of development experience, 2+ years of experience as a hands-on development team manager
Consultant
Ethan Flynn
ethan.flynn@deerfoot.co.uk
07483001371

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Job description

Lead Java Developer
Mix of Home Working / London EMEA HQ
Permanent, Full Time

As a trusted and preferred recruitment partner to this leading global provider of cloud-based solutions to the global financial sector, we have been asked to assist in the hire of an Intermediate Java Team Lead to lead some of the best Java developers in London and help them to apply their craft in an environment that encourages creative thinking and autonomy.
Already benefitting from a dominance in the North American finance industry, our client is expanding its London operations to better serve the UK and EU markets. This is an exciting time to join, and you will have the opportunity to work both from home and within their state-of-the-art EMEA HQ in London.
Your Job:
• Lead a team of developers who like to ship product and welcome challenging and complex engineering problems in an Agile environment
• Instantiate a culture of knowledge sharing and avoid knowledge hoarding
• Mentor and guide the professional and technical development of your team members
• Instill a spirit of continuous improvement in the team's code
• Work with product managers to ensure the teams are delivering an accurate product build
• Work with appropriate stakeholder to ensure production issues are resolved quickly
• Own your team's deliverables and product quality
• Help your team build relationships across functions
• Be a hands-on development team manage

About You:

• An M.S. in Computer Science, Engineering, or an equivalent
• 8 years of development experience, using multiple frameworks and languages with a particular focus on Java
• 2+ years of experience as a hands-on development team manager
• Skills in language, framework, and toolset agnostic
• Experience with full stack SaaS development
• Experience with advanced web applications
• Experience with API development in service and resource-oriented architectures
• Experience with large complex databases and data quality and lifecycle issues
• Experience with mobile applications a plus

Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd is one of the UK’s leading IT Recruitment Agencies, trusted by many of the UK’s leading employers. Established in 1997, we have over twenty years of experience as IT Recruitment Specialist. We will never send your CV anywhere without your authorisation and only after you have seen the complete details on this opportunity.
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