Java Developer (Scala)

Warsaw, Poland

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DESCRIPTION


Currently we are looking for a Java Developer (Scala) for our Warsaw office to make the team even stronger.

EPAM seeks IT Professionals to set up a cross-functional and self-organized development team for a world-leading investment bank. IT specialists will be responsible for revamping a certain trading platform to significantly reduce latency of their existing application. It is a full back-end position organized in Agile environment.

Project technologies and tools

  • Scala;
  • MongoDB;
  • Akka;
  • Nginx;
  • Backbone.js;
  • Protractor.

Responsibilities

  • Working with requirements;
  • Architecture design;
  • Code development and refactoring;
  • Code Review;
  • Writing regularly Unit and Integration Tests;
  • Bug fixing;
  • Documentation preparation.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Computer Science or Engineering;
  • Thorough knowledge of Java and object-oriented software engineering concepts;
  • Strong knowledge of data structures, algorithms and design patterns;
  • Experience programming in a zero GC Java environment and in writing ultra-low latency code;
  • Ability to create accurate time estimates and consistency deliver on time.

Nice to have

  • Algo trading infrastructure experience;
  • Experience in investment banking;
  • Experience in Scala and building interfaces between Scala and Java;
  • Ability to clearly document software;
  • Strong communication skills.

We offer

  • Possibility to be involved in an international project (Canada, China, Hong Kong, Mexico, USA, Switzerland, Germany, Sweden, United Kingdom, Russia, Belarus, Ukraine, Hungary, etc.);
  • Language classes (English and Polish);
  • Vast opportunities for self-development: online courses and library, experience exchange with colleagues around the world, partial grant of certification;
  • Career development center;
  • Possibility to take part in both: corporate and startup environment;
  • Possibility to relocate for short and long-term projects;
  • Relocation package for those who relocates to Krakow, Wroclaw, or Gdansk from other locations;
  • Benefit package (health care, multisport, lunch tickets, petrol vouchers and shopping vouchers, etc.);
  • Fruits on a weekly basis;
  • Sponsored sport activities, E-sport program;
  • We kindly ask you to include the following clause in your application: "Wyrażam zgodę na przetwarzanie moich danych osobowych zawartych w mojej ofercie pracy dla potrzeb niezbędnych do realizacji procesu rekrutacji zgodnie z ustawą z dnia 29 sierpnia 1997 r. o ochronie danych osobowych (Dz. U. z 2002 r. Nr 101, poz. 926, ze zm.)";
  • Please note that only selected candidates will be contacted.

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