Senior Java Developer (Gaming Project)

  • Remote (Ukraine only)
  • Java

Do you like building JEE applications and working with JEE Application servers such as JBoss? Do you want to be a part of a talented and experienced team? Do you possess leadership traits paired with a strong command of the technology? Then join us!

Customer

The Client is a global company with operations in more than 100 countries and a team of over 12,000 employees, one of the largest gambling providers in the world. This company is a leading developer of innovative software and systems for digitally distributed gaming entertainment.

  • Responsibilities

    • Take responsibility for the delivery of major product features
    • Identify and resolve all related key technical issues under the Architect’s supervision
    • Elicit requirements from a customer, apply various methods to fetch demands, requirements, feature acceptance criteria
    • May be involved in the technology prototyping
    • Carry out technical supervision of middle and junior software development staff
    • Clarify technical details for middle and junior software development staff. Translate product requirements to task specifications for junior software engineers
    • Participate in estimation and planning sessions
    • Code, develop unit and integration tests, debug, document, implement and maintain portions of software
    • Promote good design principles such as code reuse, modularity and extensibility and mentors others in these principles
    • Perform code reviews for compliance with best engineering practices, coding standards and quality criteria set forth on the project
    • Provide assistance to test engineers and support personnel in solving technical issues of software installation and its operation
    • Continuously participate in technical risks identification and analysis, immediately notify the Project Manager of new risks identified, and suggest the mitigation strategy
    • Escalate technical issues that can’t be solved without additional involvement of project, department or top management
    • Report status and progress according to the project and Company demands
  • Requirements

    • At least six years (five in exceptional cases) of experience in commercial software development including at least three years of experience in the design and the delivery of product features
    • Evidence of having successfully made technical decisions for projects that delivered products or product features in time, to budget and to specification, in such a way that they continue to be maintainable and extensible
    • Experience in maintaining and debugging live software systems
    • Good or strong knowledge and experience in followed areas:
      • Java 8/11
      • JEE Stacks and Application Servers (JBoss)
      • Strong knowledge of Spring Framework
      • Bash languages and Unix commands (sh, python, etc.) it is important to easily implement any batch component based on OS primitives
      • Main cache application server knowledge (i.e infinispan, hazelcast, redis), know how to build a cache structure and how to push and consume object into it
      • RESTful web services, SOAP web services
      • Knowledge of DB languages for both ORACLE and DB2 design the components databases when in scope accordingly with the cache frameworks
      • Maven
      • Experience with AWS, Kubernetes, Docker
      • Version control systems – Git, SVN
      • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English
      • Proficiency in the software development lifecycle

    Would be a plus:

    • Experience with AWS, Kubernetes, Docker
    • EJB, CDI
    • JUnit, Mockito
    • RabbitMQ
    • OAuth and Web Security Standards
    • Linux OS
    • XML and JSON
  • Personal Profile

    • Ability to learn fast, quick dive into the project
    • Strongly committed and personally passionate about development
    • Good team player with a decent level of independence
    • Ability to work independently or within a team