Java Software Engineer

Contract Type
Consultancy, IT
London / Manchester
Expiry Date
Realise your career goals at a company that cares about its employees and prioritises career development: Join us as a Java Software Engineer, work on varied and innovative projects and engage in up-skilling initiatives to keep your skills sharp.

Job Description

--- We welcome people from all backgrounds, regardless of their gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, national origin, race, religion, colour, age, marital status, disability or veteran status. ---


About us:

At Zuhlke we empower ideas. We are a trusted advisor for clients across industries and help them turn ideas into smart and sustainable solutions.?We specialise in digital innovation, cloud and data?solutions,?and?have successfully delivered products?such as mobile banking apps, healthcare systems and cloud-based government platforms, to name a few.? 
You?will?be part of a purpose-driven team with a passion for innovation and an appreciation for Agile principles. To cultivate an environment where everyone can thrive, we foster an inclusive team culture where each individual has a voice and is empowered to take initiative, and where we care for one another.?While we?have?been growing internationally, our colleagues across Europe and Asia remain connected through distributed project work and our “One Zuhlke” culture. 
As a privately held company run by engineers, we prioritise your continuous development and education. With life-long learning a priority, we invest 10% of our turnover in developing skills and services in an agile way – matching your needs and those of the company.? 
Our promise to employees and?clients?emphasises?quality, innovation and sustainability. Our ethical guidelines and our passion for impactful solutions influence client projects and industries we work with and?underpin our focus on?diversity and environmental sustainability.?? 

Your job will include:? 

  • As a Software Engineer you help our clients understand what they really need, and build high quality systems tailored to their needs.
  • You work on varied projects across different industries and create impactful solutions with a best-in-class user experience.
  • You work collaboratively with colleagues and clients, be it in the Zuhlke office, at the client's location (max. 1h from our office), or from home.?? 
  • You'll be a part of our software engineering community and engage in a proactive knowledge exchange and up-skilling initiatives to keep yourself technically sharp and develop your career.


Skills & Requirements:? 

  • We are looking for a Software Engineer with good knowledge and practical experience of the Java ecosystem
  • You have experience with modern SPA frameworks - React and/or Angular - and with microservice architectures. 
  • You are open to explore and learn about new/other technologies and ecosystems.??? 
  • Ideally you have already worked successfully in?client?facing environments.?? 
  • Experience in Python is an additional nice to have. 
  • Expertise in cloud computing, preferably AWS and GCP, is beneficial.?? 


Delivery environment? 

Our technical choices are mainly driven by our clients' needs. We aim to make balanced engineering decisions based on the most effective tooling and their environments. Our delivery environment…?? 

  • Is mostly Java, JavaScript and .Net/C#, React/Angular, scalable web/cloud architectures. 
  • We also have current projects using Node, Go and Python. 
  • Mobile ecosystems such as iOS/Swift and Android/Kotlin. 
  • Uses Agile approaches, especially Test-Driven Development and Pair Programming.? 
  • Relies on strong Continuous Integration skills and automated delivery pipelines. 
  • Keeps current with recent technical, fit-for-purpose trends. 


And Why?Zühlke? 

  • Culture of collaboration and teamwork 
  • Wide variety of impactful and challenging projects 
  • Outstanding professional training and development benefits 
  • Strong ethics with a focus on inclusion & sustainability
  • Sensible work-life balance and flexible working conditions
  • Freedom to take over responsibility 


If you're interested in joining us, send us your CV and start your first step into realising your career goals at a company that values talent and cares about its employees.?