Application Framework Lead Engineer vacancy requiring profound Java knowledge wanted to our Zürich based client in the financial sector.

Your experience/skills:

  • Several years of experience in Software Engineering with proficiency in Java, ideally including Spring, JUnit and Object Oriented Development (OOD) knowledge
  • Profound practice in Test driven development including writing unit tests and end-to-end Integration Tests coupled with expertise in event-driven architecture and micro-services, Apache Kafka knowledge for event sourcing architectures is a plus
  • Background in working with CI/CD for integration and deployment, especially automated build, test and deploy, preferably including Docker or Kubernetes usage
  • Familiarity with network and cloud infrastructure; experience with Infrastructure as Code as well as understanding of security, encryption and authentication is advantageous
  • Good knowledge of Azure DevOps and Portal as well as of SQL, NoSQL and relational Databases is beneficial
  • Experience with API Gateways, REST and OAuth2.0 along with build and deployment tools such as Maven, Git and Jenkins is a plus
  • Languages: fluent English both written and spoken

Your tasks:

  • Providing design, proof of concept, samples and maintenance for an application framework based on micro-services using Spring
  • Engineering extremely performant design patterns and collaborating with the Kafka-workstream Lead Engineer
  • Guaranteeing best implementation and design of application requirements by liaising with the product teams’ engineers
  • Designing and implementing best practices, guiding principles and sample code along with creating documentation using wiki and Jira
  • Training other users of the framework and defining the unit and integration test standards for automated testing as well as ensuring compliance with CI/CD, automated testing and build pipelines
  • Following the DevOps approach by continuously improving the deployed applications incorporating an operational perspective

Start: ASAP
Duration: 5 MM+
Location: Zürich, Switzerland
Ref.Nr.: BH 14654

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