Senior Java Developer

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • GFT
  • 12 Nov 18

Senior Java Developer to join a team who predominantly focus on cloud based solutions for clients spanning cross-industry.

As an experienced technology partner, GFT Technologies SE (GFT) is committed to driving the digital transformation of the financial services industry. Drawing on our extensive knowledge of the sector, we advise the world’s leading financial institutions and develop bespoke IT solutions – from banking applications and trading systems to the implementation and support of complete platforms, and the modernisation of core banking systems. Our global innovation team also develops new business models, focusing on topics such as blockchain, cloud engineering, artificial intelligence and the internet of things across all sectors.

Senior Java 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, join a high performing team, and to contribute directly to the expansion of delivery efficiency gains for GFT.

Your principle activities will include:

  • Collaborate with analysts, users and testers to define and document acceptance criteria
  • Work with other team members and architects to create high quality technical designs
  • Use Test Driven Development to produce high quality results
  • Works with users, analysts, SMEs during post-sprint User Acceptance Testing
  • Assists central service teams during deployment and release activities

What we require from you:

  • Skills with programming languages such as Java / Scala / Groovy / Python 
  • Extensive hands-on development experience – exposure to functional programming is a plus
  • Understanding of TDD, ATDD/BDD and Continuous Integration

Drawing on your proven experience you will thrive in our fast-paced environment where no two days are the same. Naturally, great communication skills, and inspirational and consultative approach and the drive to deliver above and beyond expectation are essential.

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, the company is now represented with a global team of around 5,500 employees in Europe and North and South America. The GFT share is listed on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange’s Prime Standard (ISIN: DE0005800601).

As an experienced technology partner, GFT Technologies SE (GFT) is committed to driving the digital transformation of the financial services industry. Drawing on our extensive knowledge of the sector, we advise the world’s leading financial institutions and develop bespoke IT solutions – from banking applications and trading systems to the implementation and support of complete platforms, and the modernisation of core banking systems. Our global innovation team also develops new business models, focusing on topics such as blockchain, cloud engineering, artificial intelligence and the internet of things across all sectors.