Java Tech Lead

Reference:
VAC-237
Industry Specialisation:
Engineering, Gambling, Gaming, I.T.
Industry Sector
Corporate
Salary:
£70,000 to £110,000 Per Annum
Benefits:
Competitive remuneration package, Gym membership, health insurance
Town/City:
UK wide
Contract Type:
Permanent

Our Client 

Our client is already a global leader and their vision is to be the world leader in gaming entertainment by creating the most exciting and trusted experience for our customers, revolutionizing the gambling space as they go. 

Licensed in more than 9 jurisdictions, they are focused on sustainability and growth, and working to transform the online gambling sector for their players, themselves, and for the good of entertainment.

Our client is seeking a super enthusiastic Java Tech Lead to join and build a new team. In this role, you will be an integral part of recruiting and professionally leading a team of highly skilled developers who are responsible for developing and maintaining all web-based platforms and devices for their various brands.

The Role 

  • As the Tech Lead, you will be expected to be the champion for creating a positive, collaborative work culture as well as being a key person for the development of the people within your team
  • Lead major parts in planning, design reviews, and team technical mentorship
  • Lead hard technical problems & problem-solving - at the architecture/ code/ product level
  • Builds POCs, and suggests technical processes, architectures, or concepts and deliver them faster to the market
  • Learn new fields, technologies and approaches, to address the needs of their fast-growing company

Team Java Tech Lead should have:

  • 4-5 years of strong hands-on technical experience in Java
  • 3 years of experience in design and system architecture
  • University degree in Computer Sciences, Business Management or related fields
  • Fluent in oral and written English

Java Tech Lead's skill set and experience

  • Good experience as a Tech/Team Lead and a technical mentor to other engineers
  • Good experience with large scale web applications and multithreaded environments
  • Good experience working with a DB, and writing complicated queries
  • Good experience with Spring Framework
  • Experience with Apache Kafka - advantage
  • Experience with Elastic - advantage
  • Experience with Redis - advantage
  • Experience with Docker and Kubernetes - advantage

The ideal candidate will be:

  • Already successfully working with agile frameworks
  • Able to manage multiple work streams and work with virtual teams
  • Experienced in Business Analysis

The Benefits:

  • Competitive remuneration package, Gym membership, health insurance, team building and corporate events, staff referral program, Continuous Development Program (Certification Programs, Online Learning Platforms, etc.)