Java Back End Developer

Job Title: Java Back End Developer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong
Salary: Negotiable
REF: 191120191038_1574131884
Contact Name: Ji Hoon Sherk
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Job Published: 9 months ago

Job Description

A leading regional insurance client, with aggressive funding and growth, is seeking a Java back-end developer for their various back-end functions. They are currently developing direct B2C platforms and deploying worldwide to target a global consumer base. To support this function, they require strong back-end developers who can develop scalable, robust and reliable back-end systems in a microservices architecture.

What you'll do

  • Responsible for either Java back-end services - including quotation, payment and CRM
  • Build RESTful APIs from scratch in a microservices-based environment
  • Work in in an Agile team using Scrum
  • Perform system design, development, testing, implementation, support, maintenance and enhancement
  • Provide system maintenance and support of production systems
  • Evaluate and recommend new IT products and technologies
  • Support product managers on requirement feasibility research (spikes)
  • Support front-end development teams when RESTful APIs need to be called

What you'll need

  • University degree in Computer Science or equivalent, minimum 5 years working experience with MVC frameworks. Solid insurance industry knowledge preferred.
  • Minimum 3 years working experience in Java development with Spring Boot framework or Node.JS framework in JavaScript.
  • Solid knowledge of software architecture, data structure and algorithms
  • Experience working in Agile/Scrum teams
  • Basic knowledge of servers, DevOps and infrastructure
  • Knowledge of non-relational databases such as MongoDB and Redis preferred