Backend Senior developer Java/Scala

DESCRIPTION

Are you a software developer looking for a change?

We are looking for our new colleagues, people eager to join a motivated high impact team to improve our systems. You’ll find a friendly work environment with near flat hierarchy.

What we offer:

  • Microservices, microservices and microservices… with more than 20 in production
  • More than 2.8K requests per minute… are you up for the challenge?
  • Event oriented platform
  • International work place. From our applications with more than 4 programming languages, albeit Scala focused, to the company with more than 15 nationalities.
  • “Works on my machine” is not longer an excuse: Docker containers from your local env until production.
  • DevOps mentality

 

REQUIREMENTS

Key Accountability and Responsibilities

  • You will report directly to the Head of Engineering
  • Help define and shape technical architecture of company’s systems
  • Work within the engineering team; grow team’s excellence around the JVM platform and cloud technologies

Key Skills, Knowledge, Experience and Competencies

This job is not for everyone. You’re:

  • Not afraid of technical challenges, in fact you hunger for the impossible. You thrive on coding.
  • Passionate about new technologies and problems to solve. You’re ready to offer fresh ideas.
  • Enthusiastic, self-motivated, proactive, self-sufficient, but also a team oriented.
  • Highly communicative, you’re able to work with distributed teams: internal and external team members, clients and providers.
  • Fluent reading in English.
  • It would be valuable to have a degree in Computer Science or related technical/scientific discipline.

 

Technical requirements:

Obligatory:

  • A minimum of 3 years of real hands-on experience developing in Java and/or Scala in a professional environment
  • At least 1 year using Spring.
  • Advanced understanding of OOP principles.
  • Knowledge of FP paradigm.
  • Experience with Git .

Plus:

  • Knowledge of Java 8 functional bits would be strongly preferred.
  • Experience with Spring Framework 4.X.X (very welcome)
  • Experience with Docker, Consul, RabbitMQ and other cloud-enabling technologies highly preferred.
  • Git flow experience will be positively considered.

BENEFITS
What We Offer

  • Joining a company that’s delivering ground-breaking solutions in an industry in need of change.
  • Amazing location, amazing city: Madrid centre (next to Atocha station).
  • Competitive salary range: from 38.000€ to 43.000€.
  • A young and upbeat work environment. Leave your suit behind; we’re a t-shirt and converse kind of place.
  • A truly international team: 10 languages, 12 nationalities working on the same place.
  • An exciting, key role in a high growth start-up, backed by internationally renowned VCs.
  • Free language classes
  • We care about you: gym membership or private health insurance, 100% free.
  • Take your bday off and celebrate it the way you want it.
  • and many, many more surprises… come join us!
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