Role purpose :
Being part of an agile team, the Java Developer will contribute in designing and implementing Vodafone’s high volume and high impact microservices for mobile / web applications.
Key accountabilities and decision ownership :
Work as part of a team and develop highly performant microservices based on the JVM.
Develop scalable solutions - use the latest in Tech to handle large traffic spikes and many millions of REST calls per microservice per day.
Improve the core Vodafone infrastructure (Docker, Kubernetes, Java) to deliver value to the technical business and improve the Cluster Health.
Contribute, as member of an agile team, in the research, analysis, design development and testing of solutions that best suit business and technology strategy.
Contribute to the development of in-house tools to facilitate development and maximise developer happiness.
Ensure technical integrity and quality control consistency throughout the development life-cycle.
Participate in code reviews and shared knowledge.
Transform functional requirements to technical user stories and assign business value.
Collaborate with mobile and web development teams to develop features from conception to launch.
Help in removing technical impediments raised by team.
Core competencies, knowledge and experience :
Computer Science or Engineering background
At least 2-3 years of experience in design and development of RESTful APIs using a cloud-friendly technology like Quarkus, Spring Boot, or any other JVM-based technology
Have a deep understanding of RESTful principles (WSDL understanding is a plus, but not required)
Familiarity with Document Storages (like MongoDB) will be highly appreciated
Have a grasp of Service-Oriented Architectures (SOA), Microservices, and distributed systems
Be able to work in a fast-moving team which values communication & team spirit
Professional qualifications :
Working experience in agile environments / teams will be highly appreciated
Demonstrated experience in problem solving
Ability to work effectively in a fast moving, multi-project team environment
Clear and effective communication skills in English (written and verbal)
Self-motivated and self-managing with strong interpersonal skills
Ability to grasp Software Engineering concepts at scale
Open source contributions will be considered a plus
Fulfilled military services (for male candidates)
What's in it for you :
Hybrid way of Working : a blend of remote and office-based working, including the option to work up to 20 days from abroad
Private Health & Medical Insurance
Competitive salary & benefits
Extra days-off : We love mothers 4 months extra paid off-period!
Needless to say, we cater for your communication wherever you are
Unlimited access to learning resources and trainings
Special events & wellbeing activities
Come as you are. We love when people feel they can be themselves at work
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