Java Back-end Developer

Remote / Prague 8 /
Remote 80 % /Onsite
Location: Prague 8
Language: Fluent in English

Level: Senior
Form of cooperation: Contraktor
Start date: asap
Allocation: Full-Time
Allocation length: Long term

What the team is working on:

  • As part of the multi-year project PMDS/ R7 the R7 team is building Eurex' new Risk platform. The team will focus on the development of new service-based functionality to serve the customers’ needs. Besides the migration and harmonisation of existing functionality out of systems such as PRISMA or Calypso, the team is also working on a so called “Fast Track” to enable an easier and lightweight onboarding of new products.

Who we’re looking for:

  • First and foremost, you’re somebody who gets excited about technology and still wants – needs – to learn. Technology dogmatists need not apply. We focus on the person behind the skills when we recruit, but from a practical point-of-view, there are some hard skill requirements, and you must be able to check all these boxes to be considered:
  • A minimum of two years commercial experience developing software in Java.
  • At least a basic understanding of the DevOps / SRE approach to designing and operating production systems.
  • An understanding of containerization (Docker, Kubernetes)
  • An understanding of microservices and service-oriented architectures
  • Working proficiency and communication skills in English
  • Motivation to work in a cross functional team within an agile working style

Technologies we use:

  • Java
  • CI/CD (GitHub Actions, ArgoCD)
  • gRPC, Protobuf
  • Red Hat Open Shift
  • Spring Boot
  • Docker
  • Istio Service Mesh
  • Redis

If you have any of the following, that’s a nice bonus:

  • Hands-on experience building cloud native solutions on AWS, Azure or GCP.
  • Demonstrable experience of programming with Java in a real-world application of substantial size, whether commercial or hobby.
  • Knowledge of financial markets (bonds, equities, interest rate swaps, futures, options)