Senior Developer Senior Developer …

in London, England, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
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in London, England, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
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GFT is driving the digital transformation of the world’s leading financial institutions. Other sectors, such as industry and insurance, also leverage GFT’s strong consulting and implementation skills across all aspects of pioneering technologies, such as cloud engineering, artificial intelligence, the Internet of Things for Industry 4.0, and blockchain. With its in-depth technological expertise, strong partnerships and scalable IT solutions, GFT increases productivity in software development. This provides clients with faster access to new IT applications and innovative business models, while also reducing risk.

Project Summary

This award winning platform is a Finance Market Risk system for PnL, Risk and Product Control delivered using Scalable Agile (SAFe) best practices.

The platform is used today by 400 users and processes 1Bn of financial entries a day. The main challenge now is to increase the user base to 4000 and processing data to 2Bn.

The challenge requires us to re-focus heavily on engineering and architecture. As part of this new team you will introduce best practices and latest technologies to implement continuous deliver and re-engineer the platform from its current component based architecture running on-premise to microservices running on the Cloud.

Role Summary                                                                                                

Senior Developer required to join a high performing team who have and continue to provide outstanding services to a variety of well-established clients.

The role offers a fantastic opportunity for someone to solve challenging problems and to contribute directly to the expansion of delivery efficiency gains for GFT.

Your principle activities will include:

  • Use Test Driven Development to produce high quality results
  • Focus on improving DevOps Infrastructures
  • Drive platforms into continuous delivery strategy
  • Refactoring of components and test to improve quality
  • Improving test coverage
  • Elastic Search and Kibana dashboard setup

What we require from you:

  • Java Development
  • Engineering best practices
  • Test Driven Development
  • Behavior Driven Development with Cucumber
  • Spring and Spring Boot development
  • Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery with Jenkins
  • AngularJS
  • Elastic Search
  • Microservices architecture
  • OpenShift

What we offer you:

You will be working with some of the brightest people in business and technology on challenging and rewarding projects in a team of likeminded individuals. GFT prides itself on its international environment that promotes professional and cultural exchange and encourages further individual development.

Founded in 1987 and located in 13 countries to ensure close proximity to its clients, GFT employs over 5,000 people. GFT provides them with career opportunities in all areas of software engineering and innovation. The GFT Technologies SE share is listed in the Prime Standard segment of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange