open position

Senior Java Developer

Budapest or remote
9 am - 6 pm
Experience working with Java and its ecosystems; Write clean and readable OOP code; Experience with relational databases and ORM frameworks; Able to solve complex problems with ease
Jul 17, 2023

What gets you up in the morning?

  • Do you want to leave your mark on the world and help take a world-class software product to the next level?
  • Do you love collaborating with great people?
  • Are you thriving for continually growing and learning to be better at your work?
  • Are you always in search of the root of a problem and want to find the best possible solution?
  • Are you interested in background processes?

Then this position at memoQ may be just for you!

Why memoQ?

  • If you love learning and would like to work with some of the best minds in the industry, memoQ can be a great choice for your continued professional growth.
  • If workplace atmosphere is important to you, you’ll love working as part of memoQ’s highly motivated, talented, international team, with enthusiastic and helpful coworkers.
  • If you like freedom and flexibility, you’ll enjoy the autonomy you’ll get at memoQ to make your own decisions, optionally working from home and enjoying flexible working hours.

What you’ll do in this role at memoQ

As a member of the Kanzas Team, you will

  • Develop new features to our e-commerce, customer portal and CRM system in Spring Boot
  • Maintain and replace our legacy systems in JavaEE
  • Integrate our custom solutions with third party APIs
  • Work in an agile fast-moving team
  • Maintain our own CI/CD pipelines
  • Be encouraged to constantly learn and grow as a developer as it suits you best, like attending workshops, conferences or read as many books as you want from our library
  • Help more junior colleagues to grow in their position via mentoring

What we think will help you succeed in this role

We believe you can be phenomenally successful in this role if you recognize yourself in the description below. Don’t worry if you don’t meet all of the criteria—we value people who understand their weaknesses, and actively help all of our colleagues to improve. And we are looking for developers with different levels of experience.

  • You have experience working with Java and its ecosystems
  • You are keen to write tests alongside your code to be confident in its stability and quality
  • You write clean and readable OOP code
  • You have experience with relational databases and ORM frameworks
  • You are a quick thinker, able to solve complex problems with ease
  • You enjoy working in a small team
  • You are not rattled by change and ambiguity, but actively seek to try new approaches and change course flexibly when it makes sense
  • You are enthusiastic to learn new skills and share them with your colleagues
  • You experience mistakes as part of being human instead of blaming the person who committed them (be it you or others) and regard it as an opportunity to learn and grow
  • You are willing to take part in inevitably boring or dirty work as well as inspiring and interesting tasks

What will really knock our socks off

  • If you can write code using TDD methodology
  • If you are familiar with other programming languages
    • Our front-end site is written in React using TypeScript
    • We have back-office systems written in C#
    • Our infrastructure is managed with Terraform
  • If you have experience with cloud providers and technologies

Our tech stack

  • We use the latest LTS version of Java in the actively developed modules
  • Our legacy systems are still on Java 8
  • We test with Junit 5
  • We use Gradle to build our applications
  • We manage our code in Gitlab
  • We store packages in Nexus
  • Our CI/CD pipeline is Jenkins where we guarantee our code quality with SonarQube
  • We maintain our infrastructure in Azure Kubernetes Service

How to apply

If you’re excited by this position, please get in touch with us by clicking the button below & submit the form, including your CV and a brief cover letter. We will be delighted to have a conversation with you about your experience and career goals, as well as the vision and context for the products that you will help us build.