Java Back-End Developer


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Company profile

Our client is an online broker that serves both individual and professional investors. They offer market access through a fast, high-performance online platform. The company is currently operating in 18 countries in Europe and is still expanding.

The job

We are looking for a Java Back-End Developer who has good technical knowledge of design patterns, design frameworks combined with a sharp business acumen and experience in complex IT projects and good people skills. Prior experience in the field of financial/insurance or FinTech experience is an advantage. Business teams and stakeholders are present both at the Amsterdam and Sofia offices. Incidental travel to the Amsterdam office will be required (typically 2-3 times per year) with an initial 1-2 month onboarding period in Amsterdam.

  • Make technological decisions together with the development team;
  • Ensure code is always best-in-class;
  • Promote simplicity, design pattern and framework standardization within the organization;
  • Improve existing architectural structures and assist design teams create new features from concept to production;
  • Collaborate with product owners, business departments and other stakeholders;
  • Constantly work to improve quality of codebase and flexibility of the development ecosystem.

We ask

  • 3+ years of hands-on Java development experience;
  • Degree in Computer Science, IT or a related field or equivalent professional experience;
  • Full SDLC exposure and prior experience of agile and DevOps delivery methods;
  • Good documentation and commentary skills;
  • Familiar with pro’s and con’s of different industry frameworks, design patterns and code beautifiers;
  • Familiarity with most common development and DevOps tooling as well as test driven development for optimal automated regression testing;
  • OCM, OCAJP, OCPJP or similar experience/certification a big plus;
  • Previous familiarity with Kafka, Zookeeper, Git, Jenkins, Spring, Hibernate or similar;
  • Fluency in English is a pre-requisite, fluency in Bulgarian an advantage.

Note: Only candidates who are local or are already located in Bulgaria with EU/EEA nationality or work permit will be considered.

Work permission:

Yes, I am a national of a EU/EEA country

We offer

  • Competitive remuneration package;
  • Possibility to earn a performance-based bonus;
  • Additional education opportunities;
  • Healthcare package;
  • MultiSport card for access to many different sport facilities;
  • 25 paid leave days;
  • Fresh fruit in the office every day;
  • A modern work environment (Millennium Center).

Shortlisted candidates (applications that show evidence for technical skills required and EU/EEA nationality or work permit) will be contacted via e-mail within 2 working days.

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