Global Investment Bank - Java, Jenkins, REST API

£650 - £750 per day

Market Leading Global Investment Bank is seeking a Java developer to join an agile and fast paced team working closely in the operational space. Seeking someone with very strong Java development skills, understanding of modern Javascript or Angular development, alongside experience in UI design. The team has a large degree of autonomy and a strong focus on automated testing. The project tech stack is heavily focused on server-side Java, REST, Angular, HTML5/CSS, Selenium/Webdriver and others modern development/automation tools.

Key Responsibilities

  • Constantly review existing offerings making suggestions for improvements or looking at new emerging technologies.
  • Ensure new issues are investigated and worked on to an agreed priority.
  • Provide a means of Integrating internal and 3rd party applications to ensure value add.
  • Pro-actively improve and maintain availability and performance of the applications provided.
  • Plan application releases with the production team ensuring timely releases such that customers have time to validate and feedback on releases.
  • Contribute to medium and high scale technical projects by contributing in architecture reviews providing blueprints and documentation to support initiatives.

Key Skills

  • Strong experience working with Jenkins and Teamcity
  • Extensive knowledge and experience working with Core Java.
  • Hands on experience working with front-end technologies such as Javascript, Angular or React).
  • Good knowledge of security implementations (cyberark, vault, json tokens etc), SSL and HTTPS.
  • Knowledge on web technologies such as Apache, Reverse Proxies.
  • Knowledge of REST API’s and how to implement a REST API.
  • Infrastructure - general understanding of global infrastructure, firewalls, networking and security considerations in these areas to ensure production releases go smoothly.

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


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