Lead Java Developer – Central London – up to £70k

Lead Java Developer – Central London – up to £70k

Job Title: Lead Java Developer – Central London – up to £70k
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, United Kingdom
Salary: £50000 - £70000
Reference: 9822
Contact Name: Max Oldham
Job Published: June 14, 2019 14:04

Job Description


A cutting edge and fast growing start up are on the hunt for a passionate Lead Java Developer to become a key player in their future. They are a leading consultancy that partner with some of the world’s most well-known brands including the likes of Amazon. Through innovative strategies and the latest technology, they are pathing the way within their industry.

You will be working alongside the CTO and head of development who create a collaborative environment. So, as well as the ability to lead all Java based projects, they are looking for someone who’s not afraid to put forward their opinion and really contribute to the team culture.

Due to its start up nature they are currently going through and exciting period of growth which you can be a part of! As well as taking charge of all thing’s Java, they are looking for a passionate individual who can grow the department and help build up a new Java-based team.


  • Take charge of the complete software development lifecycle
  • Manage greenfield projects
  • Work collaboratively alongside the data science and DevOps team
  • Research the latest technologies and implement where needed
  • Liaise with recruitment to bring in talented individuals alongside company growth


  • Core Java 5+ years
  • Linux
  • Scripting languages e.g Python


  • AWS
  • Frontend Exposure
  • DevOps principals
  • Docker


  • A passion for researching technology
  • Collaborative nature
  • Able to build productive relationships

Why Apply?

This is the perfect role if you’re looking for career progression! Due to the start-up environment you will not only get the change to influence major company decisions alongside the CTO and Head of Development, but also create your own team. So, if you’re looking to one day become the head of your own Java team then this could be the perfect role for you.

As well as the level of responsibility you will be joining a very flexible and modern working environment. This means to role comes with your choice of flexible working hours and working remotely.


As well as a competitive salary of up to £70k you will receive a generous benefits package including: Stock options, pension, flexible hours, remote working, regular formal training courses, casual dress code, free snacks / coffee and many many more!