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Senior Java Developer- Security

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Job Description

Senior Java Developer (Java/Spring)..World class security software house---- EXCLUSIVE to VANRATH

In a period of exciting growth in N.Ireland VANRATH are partnering with a US FDI that set up in Belfast a number of years ago. Winning regular awards over the last few years and growing like no other company globally now is a great time to join.

The role

This is a brand new role for a new core VRM (vulnerability risk assessment) engineering team. The successful candidate will be working on services key to the company, enabling secure and scalable products across the world. They research, design, develop, test, deploy and own their services; they build it, they own it.

The role will include

researching, designing, building, testing, deploying and owning the product group.

building shared services and infrastructure.

working with teams across the globe as well as with your team-mates.

always asking questions, learning and trying new technologies.

mentoring; take the time to share your experience with others.

leading; do right by your team and inspire others to be their best.

Out clients current tech stack

AWS technology stack with Terraform.

Event Driven Architectures.

Java/Kotlin & Spring (and whatever works for the problem at hand).


A mature GraphQL stack, as well as greenfield GraphQL APIs.

Jenkins & Spinnaker build and deployment pipeline.

Docker/Kubernetes (EKS).

Chaos engineering tools e.g. Hystrix / resilience4j

Redis, PostgreSQL, DynamoDB, DocumentDB, and much more.


Ideal candidate:

4+ years of experience with object-oriented design & programming, preferably Java/Spring

Experience with Relational and Non-Relational databases

Have been in a previous role providing mentorship and oversight to other engineers

Web Application development experience

Cloud technologies, preferably AWS


Build tools such as Maven and Gradle

CI/CD tools such as Jenkins

Test Driven Development


  • Attractive base Salary

  • Competitive Pension employer contribution

  • Company Shares plan

  • Generous holiday allowance

  • Flexible working and the option to work from home

  • Health insurance for you and your family

  • Life and disability insurance

  • Budget for additional education/development

  • Enhanced Maternity/Paternity pay schemes

  • Healthy (and some unhealthy) snacks and drinks plus regular office breakfast and lunches

  • 50% off gym membership

For further information on this vacancy, or any other job in Belfast or wider Northern Ireland, please apply via the link below or contact Phil Gamble in the strictest confidence.

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