Java Developer - Money Guru

Moneyguru.com launched in September 2016 offering customers whole of market price comparison services for a full suite of loan and credit products. It is the UK’s fastest growing consumer credit focused price comparison website and we are looking for a talented and motivated Developer to join our Money Guru team.  

We expect the right person to be passionate in software engineering and have good willingness to learn about developing large/distributed systems. Furthermore, we need someone who lives and breathes agile development, focused on delivery and wants to contribute to changing the way things are done.

Key Skills and Responsibilities  

v   Work collaboratively with a small cross-functional team to build the Money Guru platform.

v   Deliver interactively in an agile environment to meet key business goals.

v  Contribute to team culture and continuous team learning and development.

v  Collaborate with other teams and stakeholders to define and deliver requirements. 

v Support live products in a DevOps enviroment where required.

v Stay at the forefront of existing and new technologies and bring this learning to your work.

v Bring your experiences to our process and show us how to do it better.

 Essential Skills 

v Java development.

v Experience with frameworks, libraries and tools in the Java ecosystem.

v Knowledge of Test Driven Development (TDD).

 

v Maven or Gradle (build tools).

v Building RESTful services (JSON).

v MySQL (or other relational database).

v Automated builds with continuous integration.

v Agile methodologies.

v A degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience.

v Passion for continuous improvement.

 

Desirable Skills  

v MongoDB (or other NoSQL database).

 

v Wider software engineering experience e.g. additional language.

 

v Spring Boot (or equivalent Java micro-framework).

v Behaviour Driven Development.

v Understanding of container technologies such as Docker.

v Web frontend technologies and frameworks; HTML, CSS, JavaScript.

 

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