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Lead Java Developer

Reqiva are currently working with an exciting company building a scalable data platform based in Exeter who are on the lookout for a Lead Developer with Java experience to join their rapidly expanding team. 

This is a fantastic opportunity to be a key part of an Agile team working to build a top-class data platform. You will be reporting to the CTO, running the development team while being hands on!
Up to £80k with share options, remote working with 2 days in office per month!

Lead Developer Responsibilities:
  • Developing & maintaining Java applications.
  • Interpreting briefs to create high quality code that matches specifications.
  • Plan, prioritise, assign, and execute tasks through the full development cycle.
  • Identifying and resolving issues with applications.
  • Performing Peer code reviews.
  • Mentoring team members helping their growth.
Lead Developer Skillset:

  • 5+ years’ working experience in software development.
  • Experience in Java development.
  • Good working knowledge of Spring / Hibernate / Junit / Mockito
  • Experience in the following technologies is advantageous: React, Cassandra, Elastic Search, Spark, Docker, Kubernetes, Azure (AWS or GCP is acceptable).
  • Familiar with Agile Development practices and Scrum.
  • Experienced with team management and mentorship.
  • Ideally educated in software/engineering or system related subject to BSc level or higher.
  • Be personable and have good communication skills, pro-active and confident to present in team meetings when required.
You don’t need to have experience with everything listed but you do need to be hungry to learn.
Why Apply?

This is an excellent opportunity for you to join a rapidly growing team who strive to make a difference in the industry!

If you believe this could be the right opportunity for you, please get in touch and I will contact you this week.
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SA20 - Exeter

Date posted:

Sep 01, 2023








£65000 - £80000 Per Annum

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Consultant Name:

Scott Anda

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