Senior Software Engineer – Java

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary £50000 - 60000

Updated 4 days ago

Reference 1368036

 Job Description

MCS Group is working with a NEW software company imminently setting up in Belfast. Ground-breaking platform fighting crime and fraud on a global scale!

MCS Group is excited to be partnering with a brand new cutting-edge technology firm imminently setting up in the local market in their search for Senior Software Engineers. This firm is simply special. Their founders have worked in senior positions in some of the world’s most successful companies and this firm has already received global recognition as pioneers in a market worth over $40 billion. They have chosen Belfast as their next engineering centre and pivotal in their expansion plans. We’re keen to connect with Senior Java Developers for this first team to create technology that truly makes a positive impact globally. Simply put, the software you create will stop criminals.

Who are we looking for?

  • You’ll have commercial software engineering experience with excellent programming skills in Java
  • You’ll have experience with scripting languages and SQL
  • You’ll consider yourself a software engineer with strong analytical & problem solving skills
  • You’ll have sound experience building large-scale high-performance systems
  • Exposure to working within a start-up environment may be beneficial
  • Experience of Payments or risk experience
  • Machine learning or related knowledge would be an advantage.

Tech stack includes (but not limited to)

  • Java, Python, Cassandra, MySQL, Solr, Apache Spark, Linux, Docker, AWS


Circa £50-60,000 for Senior Engineers with a package which includes bonus, pension and potential of equity.

To speak in absolute confidence about this opportunity please contact Chris Busby, Specialist IT Consultant at MCS Group on 028 9023 5456 or send an up to date CV via the link provided.

If this position is not right for you, we may have others that are. Please visit to view a wide selection of our current jobs or call us on 028 9023 5456.

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