Lead Java Software Engineer - A Greater Source

    About this role

  • Location

    Zurich, Switzerland

  • Salary


  • Type

    Permanent European Market

  • Division

    Software Development Jobs

  • Reference

    Lead Java SE_1568039111

  • Start date


  • Managing this role

Principal Consultant

Rob Pollington

+44 20 3865 1583



Lead Java Software Engineer

Lead Java Software Engineer is sought by a leading financial services organisation in Zurich to join their highly talented Software Engineering Team. My client boasts a progressive technology stack and are engaged in innovation and digital transformation projects hence their desire to find a Lead Java Software Engineer well practised in front and back-end software engineering who can take ownership in developing solutions across data intensive, distributed infrastructure taking ownership in concurrency and scaling solutions to a micro services architecture. You will work in partnership in a highly capable team, as a technical guide to other Software Engineers as well as contribute and offer technical leadership in coding and implementation in collaboration.

As Lead Java Software Engineer you will play a pivotal role in the scrum team. It is fundamental as Lead Java Software Engineer that you have a sound technical grounding in modern frameworks and methodologies. There is an expectation that you are an advocate of progressive processes and have tangible experiences in utilising development tools as well as TDD and CI/CD. My client will be keen to see you have sound knowledge in the application of methods and techniques of software engineering such as process and data modeling for relational database master systems and NoSQL datastores.

Consequentially a Lead Java Software Engineer is sought who is passionate in delivering high quality results, keen to work in a highly collaborative culture as well as being highly motivated and open minded to problem solving and technology innovation.

Lead Java Software Engineer permanent profile required:

  • Well-practised in Java, Spring and Hibernate.
  • Ideally good abilities in TypeScript/JavaScript and possibly React.
  • Accomplished experiences in micros services architectures, concurrency and RESTful APIs/Message Protocols.
  • Well versed in design patterns, TDD and CI/CD.
  • Abilities in Camunda and Kafka would be advantageous but are by no means a pre-requisite.
  • Experiences in Cloud platforms generally is helpful whether it be AWS, GCP or Azure.
  • Experiences in developing/designing data models for RDBMS and NoSQL data stores.
  • An open-minded approach to technology and methodologies.
  • Must have strong written and spoken communication skills in English, German is useful.
  • Agile development experiences and a desire to contribute to further shaping my clients.
  • Good academic background in either Computer Science or a similar qualification.

Lead Java Software Engineer permanent contract details include.

Start date: ASAP.

Contract: Permanent.

Salary: 130,000 – 150,000 CHF + OT bonus of 20K CHF + additional benefits.

Location: Zurich, Switzerland.

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