Java Technical Lead

Java Technical Lead

Job Title: Java Technical Lead
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Slough, Berkshire
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Reference: 4325_1573494870
Contact Name: Laurence Downing
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 11, 2019 17:54

Job Description

Are a Senior Developer and looking for the next step up into Technical Lead or are you already a Technical Lead but want to join a growing fast paced organisation with huge opportunities?

A global transport company are looking for a Technical Lead to join them, they have huge projects happening in 2020 and are looking to bolster the size of their team before they start.

The company you would be joining are a global transport provider that has been helps thousands of companies every year transport goods around the globe, they have a fantastic name on the market and work with many household names.

The Development team is small but growing, you would work with 3 other Senior Developers and managed by the very experienced Head of IT. They are a close knit team that loves to develop and learn new technologies, they are real techies with a real passion for technology.

Your role will be to lead the team as well as help develop their internal transport software, it's one of the best in the industry and helped them to propel themselves as the go to company. They are constantly adding new features and greenfield projects are common, a big project for them is a move to serverless in early 2020 which you will have the chance to get involved in.

They use a tech stack of Java, Spring, Hibernate/JPA, Vaadin, Cucumber, Maven, Struts, Tomcat, Jenkins, SVN, JIRA, STS.. They are Agile with a strong focus on Test Driven Development and CI/CD.


  • Software development to meet user requirements.
  • Mentoring the Senior Developers to progress their skills
  • Gathering requirements from the business and discussing this with the team and building solutions
  • Leading development
  • Producing high quality code
  • Researching new technologies


  • 5 - 10 years Java Development experience
  • Java / Spring experience
  • Experience of Test Driven Development
  • Some experience mentoring or leading Developers.

If you joined you will receive an attractive salary plus benefits package including flexitime, some working from home, pension etc.

For more information please get in touch with me on L.downing @

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