Back-end Engineer

This is who we are

ROCKWOOL Global Business Service Center (RGBS) is part of the ROCKWOOL Group and is providing financial, controlling and IT services. The center was established in Poznań in the second half of 2016. In 2017 we hired more than 100 employees to our key departments:  accounting, controlling and IT. Our IT Department offers a lot of development opportunities in projects connected with different modules of SAP, mobile applications, MS Dynamics, Office 365 and other.

The Back-end Engineer builds responsive and great products / web applications. The Back-end Engineer works in a team with the Lead-, Back-end and other Back-end engineers. The Back-end engineer implements new features in a highly collaborative environment with the Product Manager and the UI/UX experts. The Back-end engineer contributes to the future-ready, hugh quality and performance code base. it is important to share the technical solutions and product ideas with the team.

This is what we offer

While working at RGBS you will be offered comprehensive rewards and benefits like benefits package covered by Company (private medical care & MyBenefit), flexible work starting hours 7.00-9.00, after probationary period we offer unlimited time contracts, city center location in the new office building - Maraton Business Center. Moreover the company is environmental and eco-friendly and has strong awareness of CSR matters.

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We encourage you to join our team! 

This is the role

  • On time delivery to the agreed developments of the product
  • NPS score for the software solution
  • Build, maintain and refine high performance, scalable systems, serving an essential function in all groundwork, infrastructure and product discussions from conception to completion
  • Develop elegant solutions to complex problems
  • Contribute to a future-ready, high quality and performant code base
  • Share technical solutions and product ideas through design review, pair programming, code review and technology discussions
  • Demonstrate and communicate a passion for designing product user interfaces that help drive rapid business growth
  • Apply expertise in developing object-oriented software in Java and building Java-based applications and REST API services
  • Develop service-based architecture and designing persistence and caching models using SQL and NoSQL
  • Demonstrate an exceptional knowledge of modern software engineering tools and best practices. Be eager to learn and excited to be on the cutting edge of technology

This is what you offer

Knowledge

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer or Electrical Engineering, Mathematics, or a related field
  • Knowledge of virtualization technologies (Docker)
  • Entrepreneurial / Startup Experience
  • UX / UI design Experience
  • Good command of the English language, both orally and in writing

Skills

  • Experience with AWS cloud based systems
  • Experience leading software engineering teams on Java projects
  • Current experience with the Spring framework
  • Proven competencies in designing persistence and caching models using MySQL
  • Initiative taking and continually seek ways to improve
  • Demonstrate an exceptional knowledge of modern software engineering tools and best practices. Be eager to learn and excited to be on the cutting edge of technology
  • A deep understanding of software engineering best practices such as unit testing, code reviews and design documentation
  • Effective time management abilities in order to move quickly and release small batches frequently
  • Workflow flexibility and strong teamwork skills
  • The ability to build scalable, high quality, distributed services
  • Willing to travel - travel content ca. 10%

Experience 

  • 7+ years of experience building core Java applications and REST API services
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