Java Developer / Team Lead Java 8 Agile - Games

Client Server
Central London
£75k - £90k pa + bonus + benefits
19 Oct 2016
17 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Java Developer / Java Team Lead (Agile TDD CI / CD NoSQL Java 8). Global games software house is seeking a hands-on senior Java Developer to lead an Agile development team of 10 - 12 focussed on the Games platform.

As a Java Developer / Java Team Lead you will manage the delivery and releases in your team, champion Agile development and software engineering best practice, take ownership of delivery metrics, planning / tracking and ensuring clear communication throughout the team and with the business. You'll provide line management to your team, guiding them towards improving their skills and performance, facilitating career growth and recruiting new team members.

As the games platform embarks on a period of transformation you'll help to extend the continuous delivery process with a highly automated pipeline, explore new ways to run software more efficiently in a distributed environment including microservices / containers and look at ways to leverage big data technologies. You'll remain hands-on with architecture and design of exciting new gaming products (aprox. 50/50 split between hands-on development and management).

Fantastic offices based in a vibrant area of Central London with breakout areas, pool table, console games, fully stocked kitchen and flexible working hours, you'll be joining a friendly and upbeat team working collaboratively to deliver some of the best games in the industry.


- Strong knowledge of serverside core Java
- Indepth knowledge of Agile software development methodologies, practices and tools; TDD, Continuous Integration, Continuous Delivery
- Technical leadership experience
- Advanced communication and interpersonal skills, positive, outgoing and able to inspire others
- Good knowledge of databases and NoSQL
- Experience on high volume websites
- Degree educated, Computer Science preferred

As a Java Developer / Java Team Lead you can expect to earn a competitive salary (to £90k) plus bonus and benefits package.

Send your CV or call for a confidential discussion about this Java Developer / Java Team Lead opportunity.

Job Role: Java Developer / Team Lead; Location: London, Central; Salary: £75,000 to £90,000 + bonus + benefits

This Java Developer / Team Lead vacancy is being advertised by Client Server Ltd. Client Server is a leading recruitment consultancy specialising in technical positions in IT, the services advertised are those of an Employment Agency. We recruit across a range of sectors including finance and banking, software houses, innovative technology start-ups, media, telecommunications, eCommerce and consultancies. We will never send your CV without your permission.