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Lead Java Software Engineer – New Blockchain Platform

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Dublin City Centre


Software Engineering





Stelfox have partnered with an innovative client who has launched the first commercial blockchain-based trading platform for the banking sector.

Our client is now building out a dedicated software engineering function at their HQ in Dublin 1 and is actively seeking a qualified and experienced Lead Developer to join the team.

Our client will be initially creating 2 Scrum teams that will be responsible for re-architecting the platform in Java, using a Microservices architecture approach. The platform will be cloud-native in order to deploy off Kubernetes / Public cloud service.

As Lead Developer, the successful candidate will be responsible for leading an agile engineering team, recruiting for new engineers and guiding / mentoring engineers across projects.

Responsibilities will also include:

  • Meet with clients to gather and understand requirements
  • Planning the design and implementation of products/ systems
  • Ensuring products/ systems are designed as per requirements
  • Conduct performance reviews of the products/ systems, performing upgrade when required
  • Prepare performance reports for the senior management team

What you need:

  • Relevant IT Degree
  • Strong knowledge of modern Java programming language
  • Excellent understanding around decomposing Monolithic applications into microservices architecture
  • Strong knowledge of Design Patterns, Service Registry and session management in a distributed environment
  • Proficient in Spring Boot, Spring Cloud, Spring MVC, Docker, Kubernetes, Pivotal Cloud Foundry, AWS, Azure, IBM Cloud
  • Excellent understanding of server-side CSS pre-processors like LESS/ SASS
  • Excellent understanding of front-end technologies & platforms like JavaScript, HTML5, CSS3
  • Understanding of User Authentication, Accessibility and Security Compliance
  • Proven experience working in an Agile development environment
  • Interested in Blockchain or Crypto technologies
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