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Senior Java Software Engineer – New Financial Trading & Blockchain Platform

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Dublin City Centre


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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 Senior Back End Java 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 also be cloud-native in order to deploy off Kubernetes / Public cloud service.

As a Senior Developer, the successful candidate will be responsible for working in an agile scrum team designing and building the next generation of our client’s financial trading platform 

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 the 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
  • Played a major role in the design and build of cloud-based platform 
  • 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

Please note:
We have a number of similar positions currently, and in the future, which we would like to discuss with you should you indicate your interest in this role. When we receive your application for this role, we will contact you to advise you of our process for other similar positions.

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We look forward to working with you.

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