Senior Java/Team Lead
HL Tech is a modern technology centre supporting software development and strategic digital transformation of the British financial market giant, Hargreaves Lansdown. Hargreaves Lansdown is the UK’s number one platform for private investors, looking after £132.3 billion of savings and investments on behalf of over 1.7 million clients.
HL Tech was founded in July 2017 in Warsaw and currently employs 80 of the best IT experts in their field, who focus on clean code, autonomy in projects, customer needs, best practices and good design. At HL Tech, we create a space for innovation and development based on the culture of knowledge sharing, constant learning, feedback and friendly atmosphere.
As a Senior Java/Team Lead at HL, you’ll be responsible for coding (60-70%) and leading(30%) a development squad within Payments Platform Team. You will be working on technology initiatives that require delivery of high quality, secure and resilient software, in a sustainable and predictable way. We are always looking forward and constantly striving to use the best and most innovative solutions available.
Within this role, you’ll be working closely with a skilled and passionate cross-functional team to deliver improvements and crucial changes to our services in an agile way. You will have the opportunity to be instrumental in shaping and delivering large scale systems projects. Being able to develop modern, scalable, secure and high performant applications is imperative. We are a big believer in CI/CD and the fail fast philosophy, looking to automate wherever possible. You should embrace a culture that focuses on teamwork, rapid learning, and the continuous delivery of valuable software. The ability to collaborate, prioritise team goals over individual goals, maintain a focus on priority tasks and deliver on commitments is essential.
This role will also involve line management duty, coaching and support of other developers. Therefore, being approachable, enthusiastic, patient and being a clear communicator are all key attributes.