Job Description

Waracle is looking for a talented Lead Java Developer with experience in Microservices to join our team. You must have expert level knowledge of Java and experience leading a technical team.


Waracle is already an industry leading team delivering digital solutions that transform how we live, work and play. We’ll not hide from the fact we have exciting growth plans and this has been recognised with our recent inclusion in The Sunday Times Tech Track 100, listing the UK’s fastest growing tech companies.


It’s an amazing time to join our team and you’ll be supported by a rapidly growing team of experienced specialists in design research, UX, UI, Scrum, product, data and cyber security, alongside developers specialising in native, hybrid and web and integration technologies.


This position can be based fully remote from anywhere in the UK and is open to both permanent and contractor candidates.


  • Expert level knowledge of modern Java technologies
  • Experience leading a technical team within a collaborative, Agile environment.
  • Springboot and Spring Framework
  • Microservices Tools and Architecture
  • Cloud Platform knowledge (AWS/Azure)

Desirable Experience

  • Financial Services background
  • Oracle
  • Knowledge of front end technologies such as React or Angular
  • JavaScript
  • Microsoft Dynamics


  • iconGroup Sickness Cover
  • iconHealthcare programme
  • icon31 Days Holiday
  • iconYour birthday off
  • iconCompetitive salary package
  • iconCompany pension
  • iconCycle to work scheme
  • icon35 hour working week
  • iconFlexible working
  • iconRegular team get togethers
  • iconEnhanced maternity pay
  • iconEnhanced paternity pay

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