Java/Kotlin Backend Developer

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Java/Kotlin Backend Developer – £650/ day – Outside IR35 – fully remote – initially 6 months

I am looking for a number of Java / Kotlin Backend Developers to work on a fully remote contract for an initial 6 months but this a multiple year programme. This will be paying £650/day outside IR35.

Working for a £50M turn over business that is in the midst of a digital revolution and wide scale adoption of IoT technology. You will be working on high value use cases for our customers that require the development and integration of machine learning modules and integration with IoT platforms.

Please see the role overview below, if this looks a good fit for your skills and you are able to take a contact in the new year please send your CV with full contact details for consideration.

How our engineering team works:

We use a modern technology stack: Angular with Typescript in the frontend, Scala, Java and Kotlin in the backend, Cloud SQL as database, dockerized deployments on a
Kubernetes Cluster, hosted on Google Cloud
We work in a fast-paced environment: We rely on a LESS / SCRUM-based workflow, push to release every 2 weeks, deploy with high automated test coverage, and monitor constantly
We are an international team and communicate in English only

Must have:

You can master the latest technologies and you are versatile with modern languages,
tools, and workflows and a pragmatic problem solver
You want to build great products for customers, instead of moving tickets to Done
You have at least 3 years experience in developing Java/Kotlin for backend applications
You are familiar with the Spring Framework and projects like Spring Boot, Spring Integration and Spring Cloud
You have a DevOps mindset and also want to operate the services you are developing
You are open to functional reactive programming (FRP) and ready to learn Scala as well as to other languages such as Javascript/Typescript
Experienced with SQL databases and efficient query design
You know most of the protocols such as HTTP, REST, gRPC, MQTT and OAuth 2.0 and you know how to implement modern APIs with it

Nice to have:

You are already experienced in developing Scala and the typelevel stack
You have been processing data at scale (e.g. using InfluxDB, Cassandra, Kafka, Hadoop and/or MongoDB)
You have experience with machine learning, real time analytics and optimization
You know how to operate and distribute Docker containers in a Kubernetes cluster
You are a cloud native developer and experienced with services like BigQuery, CloudSQL, Cloud Functions and/or its equivalent services in AWS and AzurePeople Source Consulting Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. People Source specialise in technology recruitment across niche markets including Information Technology, Digital TV, Digital Marketing, Project and Programme Management, SAP, Digital and Consumer Electronics, Air Traffic Management, Management Consultancy, Business Intelligence, Manufacturing, Telecoms, Public Sector, Healthcare, Finance and Oil & Gas

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