Senior Java Developer / Engineer

Fondy Ltd·Belfast (Initially Remote)·£55K - £65K


Fondy is a FinTech that has been going for about 5 years and to date have developed a highly successful payments platform with a client base across Europe. Thanks to our unprecedented growth we are now embarking on the next stage of our journey which is to build out a suite of emoney solutions offering the next generation of online banking, multi currency services and payments to our commercial clients.   

We are regulated by the UK FCA with our head quarters are in the City of London. We have offices across Europe (Warsaw, Dublin, Vienna and Kiev). As part of our growth plan we are establishing a new IT centre of excellence in Belfast.

As a Senior Java Developer/Engineer you will be one of the first to join our new Belfast operation, but will be part of our wider existing IT team based in London, Poland and Kiev. You will be a key member of a new team creating a new bleeding edge fintech platform. You will develop APIs, applications and databases, including Machine Learning and AI which form the foundation of this new innovative service. 

We want people with an open mind-set and adaptable attitude to cope with changing requirements the business needs. A demonstrable ability to cope under pressure and an ability to communicate effectively within a multidisciplinary team.

Must have proven experience delivering production level code in Java 8 or higher and exposure to the full agile development lifecycle. Hands on experience with cloud technologies (Google Cloud) would be advantagous (but dont worry we provide training if you don't).

We expect that you will have a clear understanding of microservices architecture. Agile and DevOps focused with experience building and maintaining CI/CD pipelines (Bitbucket Pipelines or similar).

Main Skills Experience Required:

  • 6+ Years of IT development experience
  • 5+ Years of experience of Java
  • RESTful APIs, and exposure to Microservices
  • Spring Boot, Spring Security,
  • Relational Database experience (MYSQL / PostgreSQL), and SQL queries
  • NOSQL database experience
  • Ability to effectively work across the stack
  • OAuth2
  • Proficiency in collaborative development tools such as Github, Confluence and JIRA

Advantageous (but certainly not necessary):

  • Experience with Cloud Technologies - Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
  • Kubernetes / Docker
  • Experience in Financial Services 
  • Startup / Fintech experience
  • Big Data, Machine learning and AI

What we offer:

  • Competitive renumeration package 
  • Company pension 
  • Annual bonus
  • Health insurance.
  • Flexi working hours
  • A balanced mix of office and remote working (Fully remote due to Covid-19)
  • 25 days annual leave
  • Access to online training courses
  • Travel to other great cities across Europe to meet your fellow colleagues

How to Apply

- Submit your CV with a short description about you...

- If you look like a good fit, we'll invite you to have a technical chat with our techies, you'll get to know us a little better and we get to know more about you..

- We are a small company, so you will also get to meet the non techies, the functional guys who know the business as you will be having a close relationship with these folk if you join us...

- Finally a short chat with our CTO.. since we are small you will be working very closely with him..

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