Back End Engineer - Java / Kotlin

Sofia, Bulgaria

Description

We're currently hiring Java developers for one of our clients - a disruptive technology company with over ten million customers in the UK! The company is ten years old, with offices across the UK with recent expansion through acquisitions across Europe.

Although the role is remote, you will become part of a dedicated engineering team based in Sofia, working directly with your team in UK.

Our client's purpose is to drive progress towards net zero carbon living. "To reach Plan Zero, we need everyone to come together - not just as customers buying energy, but as members with a common goal. As part of this ambitious plan, our goal is to become the ‘Best Employer in the UK’ by 2030. If you think you could be the talent we’re looking for, then come and join the adventure!"

We trust our development teams to choose their tech stacks, here you’ll commonly encounter Scala, TypeScript, Node, Java, Docker, Kubernetes, Kafka, React, Cypress and React Native. We run our services in GCP, AWS and Azure.

Is this the job for me?

We're interested in hands on engineers with expertise in at least one programming language - if your experience doesn't match our stack exactly then don't worry, we hire based on software engineering talent, not language-specific skillset.

We’re interested in engineers with deep experience in similar technologies and also polyglots who are comfortable working across the stack.

You’re the right person for us if:

  • You are genuinely passionate about developing products that will positively impact over a million people and also our environment
  • You love working in teams and collaboratively building features that impact customers
  • You are motivated by owning products, from inception to continuous improvement
  • You believe strongly in test driven development and continuous delivery
  • You love building scalable, resilient solutions
  • You seek learning opportunities to deepen your expertise or broaden your knowledge
  • You have built or contributed to a variety of systems, ideally in different technologies
  • Knowledge of the best engineering practices and continuous delivery
  • You have experience building highly performant applications

Ideally you will have:

  • You’re a hands on engineer with expertise in at least one programming language - if your experience doesn't match our stack exactly then don't worry, we hire based on software engineering talent, not language-specific skillset 
  • You have built or contributed to a variety of systems, ideally in different technologies
  • Knowledge of the best engineering practices and continuous delivery
  • You have experience building highly performant applications

From us, you'll get:

  • Excellent opportunity to work with leading edge technologies 
  • Excellent salary
  • Full time role with a labour contract  
  • Self development budget to spend on books, courses, events etc 
  • Part of a strong local tech community with lot’s of technology events etc
  • Additional private health and dental care
  • Multisport card
  • Optional work from home / remote 
  • Regular trips to UK to meet and work with your colleagues 
  • Regular team building events 

To apply for this role, please send your CV in English.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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