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Java Tech Lead

Java Tech Lead

Java Tech Lead - Fintech - London

(Tech Stack: Java Developer, Backend Developer, Spring Boot, Java EE, Hibernate, RESTful APIs, AWS, SQL, MySQL, Azure, Docker, Kubernetes, CI/CD)

Are you a talented and experienced Java developer with exceptional leadership skills? Do you thrive in a fast-paced and dynamic environment? We have an exciting opportunity for a Java Tech Lead to join our prestigious FinTech client based in the vibrant city of London.

If you possess a passion for cutting-edge technology, innovative solutions, and driving team success, this role is for you!

Company Overview:

Our client is a leading FinTech company revolutionising the financial industry with groundbreaking solutions.

With a strong focus on technology and innovation, they provide cutting-edge platforms and services to empower financial institutions and enhance customer experiences.


  • Lead and mentor a team of talented Java developers, providing technical guidance, support, and fostering a collaborative environment.

  • Design, develop, and maintain high-quality, scalable, and efficient Java-based applications and systems.

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to gather requirements, analyze business needs, and architect robust solutions.

  • Drive the development process, ensuring adherence to best practices, coding standards, and project timelines.

  • Stay up-to-date with industry trends and advancements, proposing and implementing innovative ideas to improve software development processes and tools.

  • Conduct code reviews, perform debugging and troubleshooting activities to ensure the delivery of reliable and secure applications.


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or a related field.

    A higher degree is a plus.

  • Extensive professional experience as a Java developer, demonstrating expertise in Java EE, Spring Framework, and other relevant technologies.

  • Proven track record of successfully leading and managing teams, with strong interpersonal and communication skills.

  • Solid understanding of software development methodologies, design patterns, and best practices.

  • Experience with agile development methodologies such as Scrum or Kanban.

  • Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to think critically and analytically.

  • Previous experience in the financial industry or FinTech sector is highly desirable.


  • Competitive salary package in the range of £90,000 - £140,000 per annum, commensurate with experience and skills.

  • Opportunities for professional growth and career advancement within a fast-growing FinTech company.

  • Exposure to cutting-edge technologies and innovative projects that have a significant impact on the financial industry.

  • Collaborative and inclusive work environment, fostering teamwork, creativity, and knowledge sharing.

  • Comprehensive benefits package, including health insurance, retirement plans, and flexible work arrangements.

Location: London, UK / Hybrid Working

Salary: £90,000 - £130,000 + Bonus + Pension + Benefits

If this role is of interest to you, please send your CV to Matt Jones.