Hiring: Backend Developer, Java

Java Developer

A unique opportunity to join a growing startup with a proven product, used by top brands like Eurostar, Virgin Trains, National Express, C2C and others.

With the phenomenal success we have experienced over the last 2 years, GoMedia is
looking for a *NIX oriented backend developer with a strong Java background.

We are looking for somebody who is really passionate about creating great software and using new technologies. The ideal candidate will be a professional with a broad technology view and strong understanding of computer science essentials.

This vacancy represents an amazing opportunity for somebody looking for their next challenge and making an impact in the real world. Software you would be developing will have an impact on hundreds of millions of user journeys a year, giving you a rare chance to see your code hitting real customers in a matter of days.

We are constantly evaluating new technologies to see how they can help us build amazing stuff quickly, for example recently we started looking at Go and although this role is mainly Java, if you are interested in learning/using Go, you can have both!


  • Maintaining and developing new features of Dropwizard based application and other in-house java code
  • Technology research
  • Bug fixing

Desired Skills & Experience:

  • Java (JUnit, maven/gradle)
  • Basic SQL
  • HTTP/REST knowledge
  • Basic understanding of network protocols
  • Basic Linux user skills

An amazing candidate would also know any of following:

  • ELK (ElasticSearch Logstash Kibana) stack
  • Docker
  • Go

Additional Information:

Type: Full Time
Experience: 1-2 years in Backend (or Full Stack) Java developer role
Competitive salary & package
Location: Euston, London

How to apply?

Apply here and attach your CV to the e-mail. In case the link isn’t working send an e-mail directly to sam.taylor@gomedia.io.

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