Java Engineer – Java – Spring Boot - Rest API - Microservices - Investment Management

Job title : Java Engineer – Java – Spring Boot - Rest API - Microservices - Investment Management
Location : London
Job type : Contract
Salary : £630 - £730 per day
Sector : Buy Side
Reference : BHJOB6067_17110
Java Engineer – Java – Spring Boot - Rest API - Microservices - Investment Management

*Please note this contract will be offered as PAYE or via an umbrella company*

An investment management client of ours is looking for a Java Engineer to join them and work in one of their technical product teams.
You will be designing and delivering technical solutions with an emphasis on quality, automation and continuous integration as well as working in collaboration with peers and contribute to new technology discussions.
Ideally you will have extensive experience collaborating with Software Engineering team, QA team and Project Managers in an Agile/Scrum environment.
Key Responsibilities
  • Development of microservices and RESTful APIs using Java
  • Writing reusable, testable and efficient code
  • Design and implementation of low-latency, high-availability and performant applications
  • Implementation of security and data protection
  • Collaboration with business users to solve real business problems
Technical Skills/Systems Knowledge (and associated skill level)
  • Excellent experience and skills in Java (8+) / Spring / Spring Boot.
  • Solid understanding of object-orientated programming techniques and use of design patterns.
  • Experience of build tools and CI/CD – e.g. Maven, Jenkins.
  • Experience writing REST web services.
  • Familiarity with both relational and NoSQL databases (we use Oracle, SQLServer and Mongo).
  • Exposure to messaging - JMS or Kafka.
  • Appreciation and understanding of security.
This is an exciting opportunity to join an investment management firm and help them deliver business and client focussed full stack solutions and designs.

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