Java Software Engineer – Java 11+, Spring Boot, Microservices, Kafka, Akka, AWS, Real-time, Payments

Job title : Java Software Engineer – Java 11+, Spring Boot, Microservices, Kafka, Akka, AWS, Real-time, Payments
Location : Wimbledon
Job type : Permanent
Salary : £100000 - £110000 per annum
Sector : Sell Side
Contact : Tom Lynch
Call : 020 7763 7074
Email : email Tom
Reference : BHJOB6067_20440-1
Java Software Engineer – Java 11+, Spring, Spring Boot, Microservices, Kafka, Akka, AWS, Docker/Kubernetes, Real-time, TDD/BDD, Payments
A Senior Java Engineer with a background in finance/payments and experience working on distributed real-time systems is sought after by a global Fintech. This organisation specialises in providing high performance technology solutions to global financial institutions (including several Investment Banks), primarily to augment their payments capabilities.

As a Senior Engineer, you will join the core engineering team working on the development of their real-time payments processing platform, using a primary tech stack of Java (11+), Spring Boot and Kafka. You will contribute from both a design and coding perspective, taking ownership of delivering new components and features ensuring high availability, resiliency and scalability.

To be successful, you will demonstrate:
  • A strong background in hands-on Java engineering, currently working with Java 11+
  • Indepth knowledge of microservices architecture and usage of Spring/Spring Boot
  • Experience developing distributed, real-time applications (with Kafka AND/OR Akka) with an appreciation of topics such as Concurrency and multithreading.
  • Experience and understanding of asynchronous/reactive programming
  • Experience of AWS and containerisation using Docker/Kubernetes, as well as modern DevOps techniques (CI/CD etc.)
  • Industry experience within Financial Services, preferably within the Payments arena.

If you are passionate about building real-time software and keen to join a growing fintech, please do apply!

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