About The Role
Principal Java Engineer - Up to $450,000 comp
A world-leading, brand-new leading fintech start-up is looking for a strong Senior Java Engineer to join their brand-new core team in the digital consumer products division. The division operates as a fintech start-up but has the financial backing of its Hedge Fund counterpart. This group is avid believers in lean principles, who are truly passionate about writing clean, robust, and well-tested code.
You will be leading a highly agile team, including people who have been on the Agile and XP circuit for 20+ years, using the latest bleeding-edge technology. On a technical level, you will drive the build-out of their brand new highly distributed core payments platform with complete autonomy over the entire codebase. This is a fully Cloud Native platform underpinning the entire firm's operations, reaching over 20 countries worldwide.
5+ years of expert Java experience
A proponent of agile methods: continuous integration, code review, unit testing, refactoring, and related approaches.
Experience working on distributed systems
Solid SQL/RDBMS experience
Happy to develop and support all levels of the technology stack, including frontends, middleware, servers, and databases. This could potentially involve working with different languages
Expertise in building distributed systems with service-based or event-driven architectures, and concurrent processing.
Proficient working on both Linux and Windows platforms.
For more information, please email Jenny.Walls@stanfordblack.com