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Java Developer - Fintech

Java backend developer - Fintech, Central London, £70-75K + bens.

You should have a strong background as a Java backend developer with experience of Spring, Kubernetes, Microservices and have built & maintained highly scalable and secure web applications and APIs ideally working for a Fintech.



Role responsibilities:

, Build and maintain highly scalable and secure web applications, services, and APIs.
, Collaborate with Product Managers and stakeholders to gather and refine specifications and requirements.
, Collaborate with Support and CSM functions to troubleshoot and debug customer issues.
, Participate in code reviews to maintain code quality, promote knowledge sharing, and ensure high development standards across the organisation.
, Write well-structured, reliable, efficient and easily maintainable code.
, Learn about Open Banking and PSD (Payment Services Directive) and the different things you can build with the APIs provided.

Your background / experience:

, You have experience with Java and Spring Framework.
, You have experience with Kubernetes and micro services.
, You can comfortably debug a distributed system e.g.

using distributed tracing.
, You can design a RESTful API and list all the pros and cons of your design.
, You have an API-first product mindset: you care about customer outcomes and you like to listen to their use-cases before diving into code.
, You can drive an initiative on your own, and you are also able support your team's goals.
, You have a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field experience.
, You are driven and curious.

You ask questions and you strive to understand.


, You understand that the team will have different strengths.

You're happy to learn from them and to share your expertise.
, You are comfortable with the pace, ambiguity, and the need to be a self-starter that comes with working in a start-up.

Bonus experience:

, You have worked with PSD2 or Open Banking technologies before
, You are familiar with reactive programming

This role requires just 1 day a week in the office.

This Java Backend Developer role is based in Central London and pays c£70-75K base + pension, BUPA.


  • Start: ASAP
  • Rate: £70000 - £75000 per annum + pension, BUPA
  • Location: City of London, England
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: IT
  • Recruiter: Definitive
  • Contact: Mark Revan
  • Tel: 01895 457 455
  • Email: to view click here
  • Posted: 2024-04-18 18:07:57 -

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