Head of IT - Java/Spring/Microservices

Sentinel IT LLP
120000.00 - 150000.00 EUR Annual + Benefits
13 Feb 2019
20 Feb 2019
Professional / Specialist
Information Technology
Contract Type

Head of IT - Java/Spring/Microservices

Our industry-dominating and technology-driven client are searching for a highly technical, hands-on Head of IT who can transform and modernise their IT systems.

Your first task will be to move the systems from an existing monolithic architecture to a new, scalable microservices architecture, advising on the technology, tools, processes and everything in between.

You will hold the technical vision of the systems, lead the R&D, keep an eye on new tech and be the overall tech leader within the business. It is a fast-paced, hands-on position for a company who have seen no less than 30% YoY growth.

The experience required includes:
- Exceptional technical knowledge of the Java ecosystem, including opensource technology including Spring and Tomcat
- Proven experience as a CTO/Technical lead or similar technical leadership role - we are also open to more junior roles as long as the technical & communication competencies are there
- Hands on operations experience in high volumes systems
- Microservices, SCS, modular system architectures productive experience
- A background in startup environments, for the mindset
- Hands on mentality, willing to get stuck in and work with the teams to make it happen as well a business mindset
- Fluent German & English language skills

This is an incredibly interesting and varied role within a truly pioneering company. If you tick the above boxes, are ready for a challenge and would like to work for a high-growth tech business, please apply now to receive further information.