Financial Services

Backend Java Developer

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Our client are a global heavyweight within the investment banking sector. Inline with project expansion goals they now have an oportunity for a Backend Java developer to join them in Stockholm.

Posted On: Monday, 11th January 2021
Category: Development and Testing
Location: Sweden
Job Type:
6 months
Pay Rate: €450- €500 per day
Duration: January - June 2020

Job Description:

Our client are one of Europe’s most respected investment banks with a renowned reputation for providing and supporting their employees to have the best work life balance. They provide a safe place for their employees to develop and grow so that they feel valued and appreciated. They now have a fantastic contract opportunity available for Backend Java developer to join them on a 6 month project based in the beautiful city of Stockholm, Sweden.

Project background:

With the banking sector is undergoing fundamental change with digitization, new technology and regulatory framework that is continuously transforming our clients business, teamwork, collaboration and leadership are a crucial part of the way business is run. 

As part of your daily tasks you will be expected to:

  • As a developer in our clients business, you will work within one of their strategically important areas - Product Life-cycle Management.
  • As the Java backend developer you will work with management and work within the new development of their Master Data Management Platform with technologies such as Java 11, Spring Boot and OpenShift. The platform is newly developed and has been live for two years, which means that you are entering an exciting time at our clients business.
  • The team works with system support to handle product and contract information, and work closely with other teams.
  • You will work with APIs, Apache Kafka and integrations with their Data Lake.
  • You will work with management, development and testing in a Java/ OpenShift environment.
  • You are expected to participate in the team's work with continuous improvements regarding systems, working methods, organization, etc., develop and describe solution proposals based on new and existing services in their system and time estimate development efforts linked to solution proposals in collaboration with the surrounding team.

The ideal consultant has:

  • Between 4-8 years of experience working as a Java developer
  • Experience in working within the banking sector
  • Experience of working with master data (customer and product information)
  • Experience of working with agile SAFe methodology

You have worked with some of the following technologies:

  • Experience of working with system development and integration in a complex system landscape
  • Java 9 / Java 11
  • Spring Boot
  • Architecture based on micro services
  • OpenShift
  • Kafka, data streaming and publish / subscribe patterns
  • Rest APIs
  • JUnit
  • Mockito
  • Jenkins
  • JIRA
  • Git
  • GitHub
  • IntelliJ
  • SonarCube
  • Maven

You have the following personal competences:

  • You are responsible, independent, responsive, cooperative and communicative.
  • You are happy to share your knowledge

Language skills:

  • You must speak fluent Swedish and English

Preferred Skills: