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Senior Java Developer – Cardiff

Senior & Lead Java Developers (x5 Vacancies)
Central Cardiff (amazing location just 2 mins from train station!)
£50,000 – £60,000k base + 20% bonus + Healthcare + Pension

Small sized company, with a warm inclusive culture & a place where you can really make a difference with your code!

Are you a Senior or Lead Java developer based in the South Wales area and looking for an exciting new challenge?

Would you like to be part of a team of software engineers who are constantly striving for continuous improvements and love to deliver software in the best way possible?

SR2 have partnered up with a brand-new client in central Cardiff who are designing and building a Cloud product for their customers, they are moving their platform into the Cloud (AWS) and splitting it into Microservices. This team is going to be adding new features and functionalities that they don’t yet have – building a brand-new invoicing system. Their team work full stack across Java & React, however we are primarily looking for strong backend Java developers that are happy to get involved across the entire stack including AWS.

About the company:

They are a small, but growing software house – currently at 50 heads and hoping to get to 60 by the end of this year. They have an excellent track record of guiding and coaching their own talent, if you’re looking for a company where you can make a visible impact and find some quick career progression this would be a fantastic place for you. The have a very sociable culture, the team are often at the pub together on Fridays after work and enjoy a work/life balance.

They have a shiny new office, and are supporting Hybrid working so ideally like people to visit the office twice a week if possible! It’s fully equipped with a chill out / creative area for colleagues to relax in together. They have coffee, drinks, snacks all on demand for you and are based near lots of great lunch spots in Cardiff!

Sound good so far?

I’m looking for engineers with a level of ambiguity, who are interested to enter a new area and happy to explore going in a new direction and be part of creating features for a new product…

Their Tech stack includes:

  • Java 11 and Spring boot
  • PostgreSQL / Oracle
  • AWS, Docker, Terraform
  • React & Typescript for the web application
  • RabbitMQ

If this sound like you, here is what they need from you:

As a Senior developer:

  • You can independently own & deliver medium to large features, you are able to help with assisting and launching platform.
  • You can shape things and drive delivery.
  • Happy and capable to assist and work with more junior staff, whilst being responsible for yourself.

As a Lead Developer:

  • It’s your job to make your team of engineers more effective, helping them to become more successful.
  • You’ll be wearing a bit of a ‘technical leader’ hat and scale yourself by taking on more responsibility.
  • You are a very strong engineer capable of owning technical designs and need very little oversight or direction.

Company benefits include: 20% Discretionary bonus, 24 days holiday, Medical Cover, Life Insurance, Standard pension, quarterly social events and drinks every payday!

If you’re either a Senior or Lead developer based in the South Wales area, or close enough to commute 2 days a week to their office in the future – please get in touch to find out more about this fantastic company.

Please contact Steph at SR2 for more details!

Job Information

Job Reference: 1008SJ_1628589861
Salary From: £50000
Salary To: £60000
Job Industries: IT
Job Locations: Cardiff
Job Types: Permanent

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