Lead Java Developer - Message Archiving

Lead Java Developer - Message Archiving

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    City of London, London

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    £115000 - £125000 per annum + Flexi time, pension

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    Charlotte Young

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    6 months ago

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Lead Java Developer - Message Archiving

Lead Java Developer - Message Archiving. An international leader in message archiving services (500+ employees) for some top-tier financial banks and clients are taking part in an exciting phase of tech growth - growing out their recent London tech team. They are looking for a Lead Java Developer to join them on their mission to revolutionise secure and fast messaging services for clients within some of the most regulated industries globally. As the Lead Java Developer, complex challenges that you will be solving on a daily basis include problems of scalability and security within financial regulations. You will be leading 1-3 developers and be a ke contributor to your project's decision-making and tech direction of the company.

They are looking for a Lead Java Developer (Message Archiving) with the following:

  • Senior Core Java development experience
  • Line management and leadership experience
  • Experience building microservices
  • Any of the following are strongly desired: Kubernetes, Kafka, Hadoop
  • Someone enthusiastic to be part of an international scale-up from an early stage!

The role will suit an enthusiastic Lead Java Developer looking to be a key contributor to software used by millions of consumers globally. Being a key leader within this London team, you will need to put forward your own opinions and work in close collaboration with international tech teams. In 2020, this company has unprecedented plans for growth and greenfield projects. They are looking for a Lead Java developer who loves solving complex challenges and real-wold business problems - and who also wants to have an important role in helping a team reach success!


  • Collaborative and flexible working culture
  • Self-development opportunities e.g. conferences and organisers of Tech meetups at their office
  • Clear career progression pathways depending on how you wish to further your career

ALL interview process is done remotely

Apply now for immediate consideration regarding this excellent Lead Java Developer - Message Archiving opportunity!

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