Contract Fullstack Java Developer - Leading UK Consumer Finance Provider - Start-Up Environment

Contract Fullstack Java Developer


£500/day - £525/day

Fullstack Java Developer with a strong understanding in Java 8, JavaScript, Spring, Hibernate, AWS, NoSQL, Angular or React, Docker, Jenkins, Maven & GIT is urgently required to join an award-winning FinTech, currently revolutionising the Consumer Finance space, based in Central London for an urgent 3-month contract paying between £500/day - £525/day.

The Role
As a Fullstack Java Developer, you’ll be part of a newly formed ‘New Business’ team to aid the build and production of new products to grow the business’s existing portfolio of financial products for their 6+ million customer base across the UK & EU.

Working within a cross-functional Agile team made up of multiple Java Developers & Fullstack JavaScript Developers, your highlighted responsibilities will be too traverse across both stack comfortably, build scalable reusable features for the new products, convert POC’s into production, promote best engineering practices whilst work alongside the Chief of Staff to grow the team in both technical & non-technical fashions.
As a Fullstack Developer, you will have a key input in low-level architecture whilst provide advice on future project roadmaps.

With the business being highly Agile in its approaches, you’ll be part of a team that follows mostly SCRUM & XP practices with an emphasis on best engineering practices such as TDD & BDD. Added to this, the team has no legacy code in place with the developers having complete ownership of the codebase and follow the CTO’s drive for non-legacy code.

Technical Expectations
• Solid Java & JavaScript engineering experience
• Strong understanding in NoSQL (MongoDB/DynamoDB/Cassandra etc.)
• Commercial use of AWS
• Understanding in JavaScript frameworks, ideally React or Angular
• Exposure to modern microservices architecture
• Knowledge in containerisation with Docker & Kubernetes (highly desired)
• Agile experience

The Company
This Fullstack Developer position provides a fantastic opportunity to join a fast-growing, award-winning Consumer Finance business currently revolutionising the competitive consumer finance industry. With over 6 million customers across the UK & EU, they have become famed for their innovation, cutting-edge tech & refreshing working environment that has seen with some of the most experienced & talented individuals in the tech scene flock from all over the world to be part of the business.

The Numbers
Despite an initial 3-months, potential extensions are expected due to the large number of projects in the pipeline.

The offered day rate is between £500 - £525/day.

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