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Senior Java Developer




Sofia - Bulgaria

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Senior Java Developer/Engineer required by my fantastic and well-funded market leading financial client in Sofia, Bulgaria.

As the Senior Java Engineer, you’ll be working on both the clients new and existing projects driving exciting new features, solving interesting and often challenging issues and being the guiding light throughout for less experienced/junior engineers within the team ensuring that professional quality levels are maintained.

Being part of one of the multidisciplinary agile teams you’ll work closely with the client’s product owners, architects, mobile engineers and business teams to translate requirements into well-engineered solutions, while bringing your input on how to improve processes and maintain a high quality across the backend.

You’ll be rewarded with a competitive salary, great benefits and career progression to match your own drive, passion and desires if that sounds like something that might grab your attention.

The non-negotiables:

  • Extensive Java 8 (or newer e.g. Java 11+) and strong experience of building server-side applications
  • Sound knowledge of a Java backend framework (e.g. Spring/Spring Boot).
  • Experience with microservices and implementing and consuming RESTful APIs.
  • Experience engineering scalable and reliable solutions.
  • A mindset of delivering secure, well-tested and well-documented software.
  • Experience with relational databases.
  • Ability to work in fast paced environments
  • Guide less experienced and Junior Engineers
  • Exposure to continuous integration, delivery and deployment.
  • Experience integrating to third parties.
  • Comfortable working in agile methodologies, ideally Scrum.
  • Ability to communicate technical concepts to a non-technical audience.

The highly desirables:

All candidates must be able to live and work within Bulgaria without requiring sponsorship and are able to travel or work within Sofia on a daily basis.

FreshtechIT Limited acts as an Employment Business for contract and temporary recruitment as well as an Employment Agency in relation to permanent vacancies. We always aim to respond to all applications immediately, however, from time to time this may not always be possible, and we thank you in advance for your patience.


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