1208 - Tech Lead/Sr Java Developer

Kyiv, Ukraine | Java | Full-time | COVID-19 remote

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Our client is a product company developing a unique trading ecosystem consisting of multiple products, such as - CRM, BI, Trading Tools and Engine, and more to provide a full, 360° solution for the Fintech industry.

We are looking for an experienced professional with a great passion to innovate and be part of a team that regularly faces and conquers challenges. A person that is eager to learn and teach, enjoys playing with technology, and is up for a new adventure. You will have the privilege to work with the most updated technologies and the most talented people in the industry. We would like to meet smart, open-minded, technically advanced, and team-oriented people.

Main duties and responsibilities:
- Build and maintain company products
- Develop new and exciting features in collaboration with the Product team
- Contribute to the full software development lifecycle including design, development, documentation, testing and deployment
- Work closely with other participants in the team: product manager, developers (internals and externals), testers, designers, data scientists, etc
- Work with product owners and business analysts to understand requirements

Experience & Qualifications:
- 5+ years of enterprise Java/Kotlin development, Spring Boot stack (Core, Web, Data, Cloud)
- Experience with concurrency (Coroutines)
- Knowledge and proven experience in SQL databases (we use PostgreSQL)
- Strong understanding of non-relational databases (Elasticsearch, MongoDb)
- Experience in designing, developing, and testing distributed, highly scalable applications
- Familiar with common design patterns
- Experience writing reusable Java libraries
- Familiarity with Unit, Integration, and System testing concepts
- Understanding of fundamental design principles behind the scalable application, such as SOLID principles for design patterns and FIRST principles for unit tests
- Experience working in an Agile/Scrum environment
- Strong ability to perform in a fast-paced environment
- Excellent analytical and multitasking skills

Would be a plus:
- Experience in Fintech
- Experience with Microservice architecture
- Experience with one or more of the following: Elasticsearch, Kafka, logging and monitoring tools
- Experience with cloud technologies and platforms (we are on AWS)
- Experience with CI/CD pipelines
- Experience with Kubernetes, Helm (we host all the services in K8S)
- B.Sc. in computer science or software engineering

We are looking for a person who is:
- Passionate about technology and always strives to grow
- Able to own the work and always drives it towards the goal
- Motivates and inspires people around as well as stays motivated himself
- Always able to find solutions that are simple and correct architecture-wise
- Customer/business-driven mindset

Benefits and working conditions:
- Competitive compensation depending on experience and skills
- Long-term employment
- Medical Insurance
- Career growth opportunities
- Compensation for sick leaves and regular vacations
- English classes with a native speaker