Java Engineer


We are looking for a Java Engineer to join a big project from the UK. The client is a large global company with several digital retailers. It is the number one destination for shoppers who value flexible payment options. It receives over 2.2 million visits every day. The client is focused on modernizing its existing systems and platforms, utilizing a wider variety of modern, cloud-based technologies.

Valtech is a founding member of MACH Alliance, a group that educates enterprises on best-of-breed Microservices, APIs, Cloud, and Headless (MACH) technology. Among the projects delivered are works for Levi's, BMW Online Store, and Aerolíneas Argentinas.

The ideal candidate's skills include:

/ 2+ years of Java development experience
/ Knowledge of Spring and Spring Boot
/ Good knowledge of AWS cloud provider landscapes and its services
/ Experience with infra-as-code solutions like Terraform
/ Proven experience with setting up, building, and maintaining microservices architectures experience of working with REST-based APIs and integrations with third-party systems
/ Proven experience working with Serverless Applications and Frameworks (preferably in AWS)
/ Solid understanding of scaling, monitoring, and logging when using cloud services for building applications
/ Proven experience with setting up and maintaining continuous integration and delivery pipelines
/ Experience with Docker and Kubernetes, preferably in enterprise environments
/ Experience or affinity with Commerce and Experience platforms
/ Bachelor or Master in Computer Science or equivalent
/ Experience working as a developer within an agile team (Scrum/Kanban or other framework)
/ Upper-Intermediate English level
/ Accountability, strong communication, collaboration, and time-management skills
/ Strong desire to learn more about business every day

The Role

As a Java Engineer, you’ll be expected to:

/ Be responsible for delivering the stories by creating scalable, resilient, and performant code
/ Participate in workshops to help identify and refine user requirements
/ Participate in the iterative design of the system, contributing effectively to technical conversations and applying knowledge of principles and patterns to problems
/ Be able to think independently, work through problems, and challenge decisions where appropriate
/ Be able to work to a defined set of project technical standards
/ Work effectively on the code base with the team using managed source control systems, branching strategies, and good development practices.

As a consultant, you are expected to develop expertise both in technology and in communicating complex concepts and rationale to non-techies. We’ll encourage and support this with frequent opportunities to share ideas internally. We also have consultants who frequently deliver at regional, national, and global conferences.


    Mental and physical health:

    / Medical insurance
    / Sports reimbursement budget
    / Home office support
    / A number of free psychological and legal consultations
    / Maternity & paternity leave support

      Personal and professional development:

      / Internal workshops & learning initiatives
      / English language classes compensation
      / Professional certifications reimbursement
      / Participation in professional local & global communities
      / Growth Framework to manage expectations and define the steps to move towards the selected career
      / Mentoring program with the ability to become a mentor or a mentee to grow to a higher position

        Valtech Ukraine has a system of progressive benefit packages in place – the longer you stay with the company – the more benefits you get.

        For us, at Valtech our main priority has always been people. Valtech has created One Fund to support Ukrainian colleagues who have found their lives turned upside down in these tough times.

        You can not only become a part of constant evolution but can lead the change. The more we grow – the more opportunities there are to take responsibility, implement your creative ideas, be the innovator and driver rather than the task executor.

        Say hello to your future. Apply!


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