Back End Developer

Job Terms:
£430 per day(PAYE Inside IR35)
Start date:
Posted By:
Shivika Upadhyay
6 months

Job Description:


  • You will work closely with engineering and technical planning teams to ensure services return accurate information reliably and quickly
  • You will create tooling and automation to reduce operational burdens
  • You will write, review and maintain code primarily in React/Java
  • You will enhance a team that has a strong focus on the value it delivers to client and its customers

Skills Required :

  • Great Java skills, java (enterprise level services), write code, CI/CD pipelines,
  • Previous experience of developing on frameworks such as Spring, Play & Akka would be useful
  • Ability to debug and tune JVM workloads
  • Proficient working with Linux systems
  • Have experience in designing and developing scalable and distributed RESTful APIs
  • Have experience with CI/CD
  • Experience with New Relic, Datadog and Splunk is a bonus
  • Experience using some of Terraform, Ansible, Docker, Kubernetes, Kafka, Cassandra, Zookeeper, etcd, MySQL, Redis and Elastic Search
  • Experience with cloud service providers, especially AWS & Azure
  • Be able to clearly explain complex issues
  • Be curious and have a keen interest in continual learning & improvement
  • Previous job experience as an engineer within an internet scale business is a bonus

Client Description:

A multinational cloud-based software company specialising in a series of products designed to drive creative innovation across multimedia. Used by millions around the world for personal and professional use across all industries.


Aquent is dedicated to improving inclusivity & is proudly an equal opportunities employer. We encourage applications from under-represented groups & are committed to providing support to applicants with disabilities. We aim to provide reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, to those with a medical condition, disability or neurodivergence.