Java Developers (Senior to Lead) - Hybrid - 80-120K - new job in Edinburgh, UK

Java Developers (Senior to Lead) - Hybrid - 80-120K
  • £80,000 - £120,000 per Annum
  • Permanent
  • Edinburgh, Scotland, UK EH2 4QZ Edinburgh Edinburgh GBR EH2 4QZ
Job Ref: BBBH21615
Sector: Software Development
Date Added: 01 August 2022

Java Developers (Senior to Lead) - Hybrid - 80-120K

Lorien's client, a great and expanding firm operating in one of the world's largest markets, is looking to bring onboard a number of Developers to build up their brand new Edinburgh office, bolster their development function, and continue to create products and tooling for their growing, global customer base.

In this instance they're looking for Senior to Lead level Java Developers (Back End or Full Stack openings available) to take the reins across the development of core business software as part of their wider global trading platform, work with their other team in London - which is also growing at pace, and engineer/work on a variety of technical solutions from core trading services to order management and cloud-based microservices, big data solutions and more.

Here's a snapshot of some of the things you'll enjoy:

  • Very strong packages of around 80-120K depending on your level and relevant skills, plus amazing bonuses which can increase depending on the market fit, popularity and impact of your creations
  • Hybrid working in a brand new Edinburgh office and close working with their London based colleagues
  • The chance to work on tooling and products used across the globe in one of the world's largest markets
  • Opportunities to progress both professionally (you can pave your own career pathway) and technically, with chances to upskill and learn as you go

Some of the duties involved:

  • Designing, developing and improving key software and APIs
  • Helping to lead in a hands-on capacity; improving both the team and products simultaneously and representing less senior members at stand ups
  • Liaising with a multidisciplinary team of Front End, Product Management, QA and UX/UI specialists
  • Contributing to flagship system/tooling-related and high-level architectural decisions
  • Leading and mentoring other Developers as the team grows
  • Writing clean code and instilling best practice wherever possible

Knowledge and Experience:

  • Strong Java development skills - either in a Back End or Full Stack capacity, openings for both)
  • For a Lead level openings, some record of team leadership ideally with line management skills
  • Strong grasp of data structures/algorithms/multithreaded programming/hash maps/tables
  • Ideally a background involving one or two secondary programming languages to use as the products evolve with your efforts (whether Kotlin, Swift, Rust, Python, JavaScript or otherwise)
  • A bonus would be any skills/knowledge across the following: Distributed Systems / Message-oriented middleware / REST APIs / Web Sockets / Linux / Cloud-based Deployments

If this sounds like a good match for your skills, and you like the idea of joining an already successful team operating in a promising market, working on solutions and seeing the fruits of your labour through exciting products, amazing bonuses and more, apply now with your latest CV and let's have a chat!


We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnerships, pregnancy or maternity or age

31/08/2022 16:25:55
GBP 80000 120000 Annum
Contact Consultant:
Liam Kirton

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