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Back-End Engineer - Java/Cloud

JPMorgan are looking for excellent Back End software engineers for a short term contract.

This is a Back End software engineer role within a green-field initiative. We leverage the latest technologies to deliver a cutting-edge solution to our clients.

Please apply if you have the following experience, we'd love to talk to you.

Your technical skills should include:

  • Professional experience working in an agile, dynamic and customer facing environment
  • Recent hands-on professional experience (actively coding) working as a Back End software engineer
  • Extensive experience with using a JVM language (Java/Scala/Kotlin, preferably Java 8+)
  • Understanding of distributed systems and cloud technologies (AWS, GCP, Azure, etc.)
  • Understanding of AOP and dependency injection frameworks (Spring/SpringBoot, Guice, etc.)
  • Understanding of microservices architecture
  • Understanding of RESTful APIs and web technologies
  • Understanding of relational and no-SQL databases
  • Understanding of distributed tracing and monitoring (Zipkin, OpenTracing, Prometheus, ELK stack, Micrometer metrics, etc.)
  • Desired - experience with containers (Docker, Kubernetes, etc.)
  • Experience in the all stages of software development life cycle (requirements, design, architecture, development, testing, deployment, release and support)
  • Experience in automating deployment, releases and testing in continuous integration, continuous delivery pipelines
  • A solid approach to writing unit level tests using mocking frameworks, as well as automating integration and end-to-end tests

Your soft skills should include:

  • Experienced mentor with the ability to work in a collaborative environment and coach other team members on coding practices, design principles, and implementation patterns that lead to high-quality maintainable solutions.
  • Ability to work in a dynamic, agile environment within a geographically distributed team
  • Ability to focus on promptly addressing customer needs
  • Technically curious, versatile and solution oriented
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English