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Back End Tech Lead London GBP70000 - GBP85000 per annum + listed in ad *AMC*AMI\BETL/AK01_1563456648 Permanent 18/07/2019 Adam Mohammad Anson McCade

Back End Tech Lead

Back End Tech Lead (Java, Microservices, Spring Boot, APIs)

Quick Summary:

  • As a Back End Tech Lead Back End Tech Lead (Java, Microservices, Spring Boot, APIs), you will play a key role in the rapid expansion of our revolutionary advice platform start-up.
  • You will be working in a modern space in the centre of London, with a small but dedicated team. You will also receive a generous package that includes no travel, life insurance, equity later on in the role and the opportunity to occasionally work from home.
  • If you're fascinated by data and machine learning this could be the perfect position for you.

The Firm:

We are a regulated, independent advice platform currently experiencing substantial growth, backed by an insurtech start-up studio funded by one of the most trusted, renowned names in the insurance industry. We aim to revolutionise the world's life insurance advice industry by bringing advanced data science, bleeding-edge technology and machine learning together to provide a ground-breaking service that has the power to improve countless lives.

As part of our multi-talented team, you will both manage and contribute to the continued development of our impressive technology stack as a Back End Tech Lead Back End Tech Lead (Java, Microservices, Spring Boot, APIs). By helping to design, build and deliver our truly unique platform, you'll help ensure the performance and security of a creation that could transform the industry. With significant growth over the coming years a near certainty, this is an unmissable opportunity to play a key role from the start in developing a truly unique platform, working in an environment that will allow you to expand your skill-set without limits.

The Back End Tech Lead (Java, Microservices, Spring Boot, APIs) role:

  • Leading a small but passionate, hands-on team in order to further develop and maintain our innovative tech stack, consistent with our company philosophy.
  • Co-ordinating with our CTO on further definition and development of main server-side components in order to preserve our platform's high-calibre security and performance
  • Designing, maintaining and building upon our unique service


  • Previous experience with Java and Spring Boot.
  • Past work with SQL/NoSQL, Test Driven Development.
  • Experience in software architecture such as security by design, modularity and REST-APIs.
  • Past work with DevOps including CI/CD, Docker, ELK, AWS and/or Tick Common.
  • Confidence and experience in using tools such as JIRA, gitlab, Confluence.
  • Previous experience working under Kanban methodologies.
  • A passion for data and machine learning.

If you can see yourself succeeding in a role like this, please contact Annie on 02077806700.

Back End Tech Lead (Java, Microservices, Spring Boot, APIs)

Reference: *AMC*AMI\BETL/AK01

Location: London

Duration: Permanent

Salary: £70,000-£85,000 + package

Agency: Anson McCade

Contact: Annie McIlhatton

Job Benefits:

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