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Senior Software Engineer (Java/Kotlin) | £80,000 - £125,000 | London

Austin Fraser are working with a rapidly growing FinTech business that is re-defining how individuals engage with their money. They provide their users with control over their personal finances, enhancing their ability to achieve their financial and life aspirations and are backed by some of Europe's leading investors.

They are now looking for an experienced Senior Software Engineer to be responsible for the design and implementation of their event-driven microservices architecture, bringing the responsiveness, efficiency, scalability, robustness and security of the system up to the next level.

Senior Software Engineer Responsibilities:

  • Take the ownership of core system services, continuously improve the quality of the services
  • Establish and promote best practices in terms of the software lifecycle and quality assurance
  • Contribute to the technical roadmap
  • Report directly to the CTO on a day-to-day basis, help coordinate and lead multiple offshore teams
  • Collaborate with the Head of DevOps to consolidate the existing software infrastructure and CI/CD pipelines
  • Support and develop mid-level software engineers by providing advice, coaching and educational opportunities
  • Understand business needs, be a creative problem solver, and stay calm and effective while given relatively urgent tasks

Skills Required

  • 7+ years of experience as a professional software engineer using Kotlin or Java programming language
  • A track record of delivering software projects using Service-Oriented, Cloud-based and event-driven techniques
  • Comprehensive knowledge on the Spring frameworks
  • Familiarity with Jenkins based automated CI/CD pipelines
  • Ability to scope, plan and execute on multiple projects simultaneously in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to recruit, develop and mentor junior or mid-level staff members

Senior Software Engineer (Java/Kotlin) | £80,000 - £125,000 | London

If you are an experienced Senior Software Engineer that likes the sounds of this opportunity and meets the criteria listed, please apply now!

Austin Fraser is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Austin Fraser is committed to being an equal opportunities employer, and encourages applications from candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity status.

Due to the volume of applications received, we are unable to provide individual feedback to unsuccessful applicants.