Senior Java Developer Senior Java Developer …

in London, England, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 10 Jan 20
in London, England, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 10 Jan 20
Senior Java Developer to join a team who predominantly focus on cloud based solutions for clients spanning cross-industry.


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.

Senior Java Developer required to join a high performing team who are assisting clients with building new cloud-based critical market infrastructure services.

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:

  • Java
  • Spring Boot & Cloud
  • DevOps using Git, Maven, Jenkins, Terraform
  • AWS, Azure or GCP
  • Agile
  • SQL Databases using JDBC
  • APIs using REST, Websockets, STOMP (or similar)
  • Automated Testing using Junit, REST Assured, jBehave

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 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.