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Head of Backend - Java

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    £550 - £650 per day

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    Kamran Punian

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    +44 (0)20 7247 5747

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

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A large multinational communications agency are currently recruiting for a Contract Java Developer to join them on an initial 6 month basis. You will be outsourced to one of the largest retailers within the automotive industry, where you will have the chance to work on a large, well – established and well-run digital platform for the UK business. You will be tasked with managing a dozen Java Dev’s in split locations (London, Manchester and Romania).

Rate: £550-650pd

Location – London

Essential Skills and Requirements:

    • Java leadership

      • 50% of time devoted to steering approach to java development, doing code reviews, helping cast team members

      • Tech: Java 11, Spring, Microservices, Docker

      • Management: experience of managing 5+ developers, including managing Java Leads. Experience resolving conflicts

      • Occasional recruitment


    • Technical Architecture

      • 50% of time to assist with creating High Level designs for projects, and overseeing whole projects (not just java resources, but Frontend and QA)

      • RESTful API Design

      • Presenting solution designs including creating logical architecture diagrams


If this role is of interest to yourself, then please do not hesitate to get in touch either via email or give me a call on 0207 247 5747 .

Alternatively, if this isn’t quite right for you, but you know someone who would be interested please pass on my details. We offer up to £500 for all successful referrals place.