Principal Full Stack Engineer (Java, HTML5, CSS and JavaScript) Principal Full Stack Engineer (Java, HTML5, CSS  …

Insignia Group UK
in London, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
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Highly Competitive and huge benefits
Insignia Group UK
in London, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Highly Competitive and huge benefits
Posted by:
Vanessa Barnes • Business Director
Posted by:
Vanessa Barnes
Business Director
Our client is a well-established financial organisation looking for a Principal Full Stack Developer with focus on Java, HTML5, CSS & JavaScript. This is a hands-on role, where you will be responsible for every aspect of software development for different products incubated in the centre from tech/ research, architectural design, building front end to back end services, integration with different systems, to setting up continuous integration and deployment pipeline. We are looking for someone who is highly versatile to work on broad range of technologies from responsive web, distributed computing, artificial intelligence, cloud automation, augmented/mixed reality

We are looking for Principal Full Stack Designer / Engineer who will

Care and know what it means to ship high quality code.
Have strong aptitude for both logical and creative thinking.
Have hands-on approach to work and can-do attitude to start and finish ideas execution.
Enjoy simplifying complex problems, tackling interesting and meaningful challenges.
Enjoy working in fast paced collaborative, agile and cross functional environment where talent is valued over job title.
Enjoy raising the engineering bar constantly for the team and wider organization.
Be an excellent communicator, self-driven and entrepreneurial with a strong sense of ownership.
Be comfortable in dealing with ambiguity and solutioning using new methodologies and/or technologies.
Be a technical leader and valued contributor in an autonomous, cross-functional agile team.
Collaborate with multi-disciplinary team of business users, product managers, UX designers, data scientists and infrastructure engineers.
Partner with product manager to understand the product vision, bring the vision alive through the creation of elegant and robust solution.
Work hands-on across the entire software stack comfortably.
Design, develop and deploy cloud native applications to private and/or public clouds.
Design and develop elegant external-facing APIs.
Application performance tuning.
Produce documentation from architecture design to technical specification.
Collaborate with engineering peers in Global Innovation network to foster great engineering culture and productivity.
Contribute to the firms digital communication / information sharing medium (i.e.Blog posts, Podcast, etc.) to share engineering thought leadership, knowledge gained, and multiply success to the rest of the organization.
Highly collaborative, able to effectively navigate organization boundaries.

Qualifications of the Principal Full Stack Developer / Engineer:

8-11 years software engineering experience in high performance and demanding product teams.
Portfolio showcasing applied knowledge of design patterns, creating elegant solutions to challenging problems, versality in dealing with different technology stacks / platforms.
Proven track record in fast moving agile environment, successful collaboration with multi-disciplinary team across time zones.

Must have technical skills:

Strong fundamental and applied experience architecture patterns and styles.
Strong fundamental and applied experience in Java stacks and open source frameworks.
Strong fundamental and applied experience in front end languages: HTML5, CSS and JavaScript.
Practical working experience in Angular 5+ / ReactJS.
Practical working experience with common database technology such as MySQL, Oracle, MongoDB, or equivalent.
Practical working experience in continuous integration.
Practical working experience in deploying and running application on container technology.

Desirable technical skills:

Proficiency in other common industry language such as Python.
Advanced CSS3, layout practices and at least one CSS Preprocessor knowledge.
Experience in developing Native/Hybrid Mobile Apps.
Experience in developing batch and real-time data pipelines with data processing frameworks like Scio, Storm, Spark or equivalent.
Bachelor’s and/or Master’s degree in Computer Science or related fields / equivalent practical experience.

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