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Lead Java Developer

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    Software Engineering

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    Technical Lead, Full Stack Developer, Software Engineer, Java Developer, Kotlin Programming Language, Kotlin Developer, Software Developer

  • Salary:

    £110000 - £140000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Jack Dalrymple

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  • Published:

    28 days ago

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Principal Backend Engineer (Java) | Java | Remote or Hybrid London |£100,000 - £140,000

Rated 4.8 out of 5 (1,897 reviews) on Trust pilot and revered in The Guardian, Daily Mail, Telegraph and Vice, this start-up has fast become the largest/most profitable offering in their field; they have cultivated a network of 150,000+ paying customers and built a B2B platform driving £500 million revenue per annum towards their customers.

They are now looking to hire a Principal Backend/Java Engineer with strong microservices development experience to as they look to build their own B2C exchange.

You will be offered a generous salary, flexible holiday plus bank holidays. Fully remote working, flexible working where you choose when you start & end your day and ultimately how many hours per week you work.

In return you will be the core contributor to the build and scale of their new platform. You will be developing microservices, Restful APIs, maintaining and improving a low-latency matching engine alongside other core services - and most importantly making technical decisions that will underpin the future of the offering. You will be able to further build out the team beneath you, hiring a team of engineers as the platform continues to expand on an accelerated path to a Head of Engineering position.

Their tech stack features Java, Spring Boot, AWS, MySQL, Kafka, React

The process is very simple: 1ST: 30 minute screen call to discuss your experience, context of the role and an overview of their unique offering. 2nd: 90 minute technical interview/exercise with the engineering team. (90 minutes) and some time for any further questions you may have at the end. 3rd: Chat with CEO/Offer!

This is a fantastic time to join an already successful venture that is on the precipice of astronomical growth. If you would like to know more, please apply with your CV to

Principal Backend Engineer | Java | Remote or Hybrid London |£100,000 - £140,000