Engineering Manager - Java - Transport

Up to £90000 per annum

About the Client

A leading transport firm are seeking a Java Engineering Manager that create prestigious best-in-class software solutions for the industry. Based in Harrow, they provide the UK’s largest freight exchanges to circa 6000 members and counting.

What would you'll be doing...

  • You will help us to migrate from a monolithic architecture to microservices
  • Assist in architecting systems and applications
  • Participate in regular retrospectives help surface what’s not working so we can fix it, and what we’re doing right so we can improve on it
  • Coach, mentor and develop the engineers
  • Benefit from working in a multi-disciplinary team, that uses modern software and product development techniques, and values continuous improvement
  • You will report to the Head of Technology

Tech Environment...

  • Java
  • Automation tools
  • Building large-scale distributed systems
  • Microservices oriented architectures
  • Event Sourcing
  • Relational Database Management Systems
  • Cloud based infrastructure, AWS

What would be great to have...

  • Experience building systems to perform real-time data processing using Apache Flink, or similar technologies like Kafka Streams
  • Hands-on experience with Pravega or Pulsar
  • Demonstrable experience with OpenWhisk or Knative
  • Knowledge of the Scala programming language and the Akka framework
  • Experience with NoSQL database is a plus
  • Experience as an open source contributor and/or speaker

What do we offer...

  • The opportunity to be part of an international team
  • You will be able to test and experiment with a lot of new stuff
  • Bonus
  • Private GP

McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on any grounds.

 

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