Lead/Principle Backend Developer

£75-85k + Equity Options

Are you ready for a new challenge?
Join our growing cyber security startup and become a key player in building and shaping the future of the company. We are working with some of the largest enterprises in the world to pioneer a new way to enhance security and investment decisions.

As a Lead Java/Spring developer and valuable team member, you will have the opportunity to lead the development of our backend services and contribute your expertise and ideas to the architectural vision of the company. Working closely with your frontend counterpart, you will create a seamless and intuitive user experience by ensuring that anything achievable in our user interface is also available through our APIs.

At our startup, we prioritize customer feedback and work collaboratively to turn their problems into solutions. As a key member of our close-knit team, you will have the opportunity to directly impact the direction of the company and play a crucial role in improving the security market.

As one of our early hires, you will also have the added benefit of receiving equity in the business. If you are passionate about cyber security and want to be a part of a dynamic and innovative team, we encourage you to apply for this opportunity.

Break the programming grind, there will be opportunities offered to travel in the UK and around the world representing the company at conventions, workshops and face-to-face meetings with customers.

The following Experiences and Knowledge is required:
  • 4+ Years Java Spring.
  • OWASP Secure coding practices.
  • Spring Cloud Framework.
  • Understanding of REST principles.
  • Spring security, OAUTH2 & OpenID Connect.
  • Architect microservice-based applications with scalability & resilience.
  • Proficient with JPA, SQL, Distributed Caching & Messaging Services.
  • Ability to build and deploy containerised Spring applications.
  • Team management experience.
  • E2E testing.
Nice to have skills:
  • Understanding of AWS technologies: ECR, ECS, EKS, IAM and Cognito.
  • Worked with Open Search / Elastic Search.
  • Front-end javascript frameworks like VUEJS.
  • Spring Native and GraalVM experience.
  • Spring GraphQL.