Java Tech Lead - £420 per day

£420.00 per day
12 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Java Tech Lead - 12 month contract - £420 per day - Belfast Java Tech Lead - 12 month contract - £420 per day Your new company Java tech lead required to join an already successful specialist technology team in Belfast. The Belfast team is a small but high performing group of developers with significant experience. The team is critical to the success of the program with responsibility for the reference and trade data entering the platform, with additional responsibility for the migration of the data from the existing platform to the new time-series based infrastructure Your new role The Belfast Risk Data team are currently developing the key applications and services which ensure data published to the existing and target platforms is completed in a consistent, expedient and accurate way. The successful candidate will drive the next phase of the program which will see the team transition the application to use Apache STORM for real-time data publication between the existing and new platform and providing a mechanism to guarantee the systems are in a consistent state. What you'll need to succeed Key Responsibilities: Hands on technical lead who can turn requirements into a detailed design, building consensus within the team and delivering to committed timescales Mentoring and/or management responsibilities within the team Ability to take ownership of applications and deliverables. Can apply expert knowledge of RDBMS and/or time-series data-stores. Build and deploy applications on Linux platforms. Ensure Development Standards are being met. Drive adoption of recommended common development tools within Data team. Essential Criteria: Bachelor's degree (with honours) or equivalent/better preferred, but a candidate with substantial relevant experience will also be considered. Experience in leading teams, as either a technical lead, architect or development manager Excellent OOD development skills in Java Strong knowledge of Agile development methodologies Sound understanding of design patterns and system architecture. Strong RDBMS / NoSQL / Time-series data knowledge Strong SQL Skills Strong Multi-threading experience Linux deployment and development experience Demonstrable experience of applying TDD and BDD development practices Desirable Criteria: Ability to automate all aspects of the development lifecycle - CI/CD Knowledge CCET Equities Risk and Derivatives platforms Experience in Web UI design. Experience of Apache STORM Experience of jQuery, AngularJS or nodeJS Experience of Python Experience in C# or C++ Experience in TeamCity automated build tools Experience with Confluence, JIRA, GIT and/or Bitbucket Experience with SonarCube. What you need to do now If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career. Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this job you accept the T&C's, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found at This job was originally posted as

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