Software Engineer - Backend

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    City of London, London

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    £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum

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    Arran Rooney

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    4 months ago

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Java Software Developer
Technology Permanent (Full-Time)
£40,000 - £70,000 - Paddington (London)

The Company:

They are one of the biggest leading retailers in the UK and globally providing services for banking, energy, food, clothing and home. Technology is a dynamic part of their brand with millions of customers across 57 countries. Software Engineers will form the backbone of the new Technology Hub base in central London.

The Role:

Coming in as a Java Software Developer you will be building fully performant and high-quality software to drive better working practices and become a valued member of the engineering department.

Key Responsibilities:

Engagement when architecting and developing new software
Collaborate with team to solve problems
Writing efficient and well-designed code
Agile methods: Scrum, Kanban, TDD and CI/CD
Taking ownership of own backlogs and teams' backlogs
Mentoring less experienced developers
Hosting Dojo lunch and learn sessions, engaging with the wider tech community
Consulting key business stakeholder's on best approaches for complex features


Experienced with Java
Experience with Spring / Spring boot
Experience in developing and deploying RESTful API's
Experience building automation tools e.g. Gradle and Maven
Developing and running code in containerised environments using Kubernetes
Experience with testing frameworks e.g. Junit, Mockito
Agile environment experience; Scrum or Kanban,
Proficient with TDD and BDD
Experience within cloud environments; provisioning IaaS and PaaS
Experience with Pair Programming
Excellent communication and mentoring skills, and excellent written and verbal communication

If you are interested in the role, please apply now.