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Java Tech Lead - Central London

  • £500 - £550 p/day
  • Contract
  • London

Project Overview

A B2B ecommerce platform with ambition to grow revenue significantly for the client over the next year.
There is an existing bespoke java based platform based on traditional servlets and 3 tier architecture, which is modernised and phased to use up to date tech e.g microservices and kafka messaging to deliver modern UX underpinned by SinglePageApp approach.

This is leading role so candidates must have experience managing teams and good client stakeholder management skills


  • Work with the architecture team to establish architecture decisions supported by spikes and POCs to prove in practice architectural decisions
  • Bring to the group demonstrable experience from previous work on java based microservice architectures
  • Support the architecture and the development team with both high and low-level technology decisions and implementations
  • Be able to translate technical requirements for microservices architectures into production ready services with full compliance to their non-functional requirements including monitoring, logging, security, configuration
  • Work with the DevOps team to productise and bring to operations, a range of microservices to support a new architecture for a B2B sales system

Skills & Experience

  • Familiar with microservices design patterns and applying them in production systems
  • Demonstrable commercial experience with the following technologies and weaving them into cohesive microservice architectures
  • Spring Boot & microservices
  • Java microservices ecosystem and tools e.g. Consul, Spring Boot Admin, Eureka, Zuul, Hystrix
  • ELK stack
  • Messaging systems: Kafka
  • NoSQL databases: Mongo
  • Gradle
  • Git
  • CI and Jenkins
  • Docker, Swarm
  • Kubernetes: Nice to have


Candidates must be eligible for travel to the US. The client will cover all travel expenses.

Candidates must be willing and available to travel to the US at intermittent points throughout the project. It is usually for no more than one week at a time, once every couple of months but a confirmed schedule has not been agreed at present so requirements may change.

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