Java Developer - Start Up - Opportunity to get into Machine Learning, BI, Cloud

Java Developer


£60000 - £90000

Backend Java Developer with a strong understanding of Java 8, SQL and microservices is urgently required to join, on a permanent basis, an exciting start up using machine learning to build an automatic insights platform.

The Job

You will utilize your skills as a Java Developer to design and implement new features for various parts of the platform to consume. You will use your strong technical skills in SQL and relational databases to bolster communication between data and the backend systems. You will also make improvements and fix bugs within the platform. You will have the opportunity to gain hands on experience in Machine Learning by working with the team’s Data Scientists to help integrate Machine Learning algorithms with their backend systems.

The Company
This innovative startup is providing a world class product using Machine Learning to change the way businesses leverage their data. Their clients range from major eCommerce organisations, FinTech’S, RecruitTech’s and online delivery services who have hugely benefitted from the platform.
The growth they have experienced in the last 4 years is a testament to the quality of their product and now they want to triple in size over the next 18 months. You will be working with a business that prides themselves on staying up to date with the latest technologies and leveraging innovative ideas to maintain as a rea disrupter in the market.

About You

You will love tackling problems head on and coming up with innovative solutions. You will have strong SQL skills as well as extensive hands on Java development experience. The company is moving from a monolithic system into AWS and microservice based architecture, experience in this is highly desired. You will be given the opportunity to learn leadership skills from the CTO directly as there is opportunity to move into a lead role. The main business logic is in Java 8 and Grails but they are migrating this to SpringBoot, Kafka, Microservices & AWS currently. Having current Grails experience/knowledge will help you to stand out. As the main developer on this project you will be a creative and innovative java developer with a lot of vision.

Why should you apply?

You will be working in an exciting work environment, based in a WeWork, with a rapidly growing company that has a diverse tight-knit team that prides itself on its friendly and social company culture. You’ll get to go on regular team outings and be a part of a team that shares your passion for innovation.


Ideally located in the heart of Central London, well connected to transport links.


£60,000-£90,000 per annum

What should you do now?

If you are a strong java developer with SQL experience dying to get involved in Machine Learning please click apply to send me your CV. If you have any questions, please call Angelina at Initi8 HQ.

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