Java Developer - Data Engineering (Contract)


£550 - £650 a day

Java Developer, Data Engineering - Java, AWS, Kafka, Spark | 6 Month Contract

An industry leader in online derivatives trading are currently seeking a Senior Java Developer (Java, Spark, Kafka, AWS, TDD) with strong Data Engineering experience (Stream processing, message queuing and highly scalable big data stores) to join their widely respected London City based engineering team, on a brand-new greenfield project.

Java Developer | Working within a highly Agile / TDD focussed team of Open Source committers, finance experience is by no means essential but what my client will be looking for, alongside solid Java Development experience and a positive attitude towards Agile best practices, is an excellent track record of working on large scale data engineering projects, using technologies including - but not limited to - AWS, Redshift, JMS, HDFS, Kafka, Spark, and Scala or Python. Needless to say due to the business facing nature of the role, the successful candidate will also have exceptional communication skills.

Required Skills: Senior Java Developer (Contractor)

Java 8
JMS / Kafka
JUnit, TDD
Any exposure to Spark and / or Scala is also highly desirable.

The successful Java Developer will have full code ownership from the off, presenting an excellent opportunity for a Java Developer with strong Data / Messaging experience to utilise and further develop their technical skills, as well as to gain exposure to a whole host of financial markets and products.

If you're an experienced Java Developer seeking additional responsibility, you fit the above description and are looking for your next role in a fast paced tech-focused environment, then apply by forwarding your CV today.

Java Developer, Data Engineering - Java, AWS, Kafka, Spark | 6 Month Contract

Posted by Oliver Bernard, 12 Jan