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Mid/Senior/ Tech Lead Java DevOps Engineers- Internal Automation Platform

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Dublin City Centre, Flexible


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Stelfox has partnered with a global Investment Bank committed to delivering world-class technology innovation.

Located in Dublin city centre, this world-leading Financial Services client is hiring highly skilled Back-End focused Java Engineers with DevOps exposure to join their Internal Automation Platform Engineering team.

This cutting-edge Automation Platform is currently used by 30,000 Engineers across their global technology business and is actively supporting over 12,000 software projects from a CI / CD/code deployment perspective.

Here, the Engineers will join a globally distributed team (Dublin, Poland, London, Zurich, NYC & India) working on one of the largest JIRA repositories in the world and building innovative solutions to help other development teams establish a DevOps-ready development environment within seconds.

Our client is ramping up hiring for this team and is actively hiring across Mid, Senior, and Techincal Lead levels. 

What you’ll be doing:

  • Design, develop and maintain enterprise-level Java-based web applications
  • Take ownership of new features on the platform across the full software development life cycle
  • Build strategic solutions with a focus on Continuous Delivery and Deployment
  • Create customised open-source solutions, (e.g.) plugins for tools like JIRA, Jenkins, Gradle
  • Increase automation opportunities within the bank’s development life cycle
  • Provide operational support for the platform, improving scalability, reliability, performance, and resilience
  • Collaborate with other engineering teams and senior stakeholders across the bank


What you need:


  • Relevant Technical Degree
  • Strong commercial experience in designing and developing Java-based web applications
  • Strong experience with frameworks such as Spring Boot or Grails
  • Extensive knowledge around software development tools like JIRA, Git, Confluence, Artifactory
  • Experience working with containers and virtualisation
  • Good understanding of CI tools – Jenkins or TeamCity
  • Experience working with Automation Test framework tools such as Junit, Mockito, or Selenium
  • Ability to install, maintain, monitor Java applications on Linux
  • Proficient in debugging and performance tuning Linux based applications
  • Self-starter with proven ability to deliver work as part of a team or as individual
  • Fluent English speaker with excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Previous experience in leading other software engineers is highly desirable 

What you’ll receive:

  • Competitive salary
  • Performance bonus
  • Private Healthcare cover (incl. 50% for dependants)
  • 8% Pension contribution
  • Disability cover
  • Gym
  • 25 days holidays
  • Travel Tax Saver
  • Dublin City centre location with flexible remote working available

Our client has implemented a comprehensive virtual onboarding process to help new team members settle in and adapt with ease.


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.

Stelfox is fully compliant with GDPR regulations and you can read more in our privacy policy here:

Your shared data will not be disclosed or transferred to a third party data controller or data processor located outside the EEA unless we have obtained your express consent. We look forward to working with you.

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