We are looking for you,

Senior Java Engineer

As a Senior Java Engineer at MeStudent you are one of our most powerful engineers. You write the kind of Java code James Gosling wouldn’t be ashamed of and you are one of the decisive people when it comes to architecture.

FULL-TIME

CRACOW, POLAND / KATOWICE, POLAND

What you’ll do:

  • work with an international team on building our innovative search platform that will be seen and used by hundreds of users everyday
  • write robust, clean, portable, and well-documented code
  • design and architect components with focus on performance and scalability of distributed services and systems and underlying search engine(s)
  • ensure high availability of the platforms through systems and infrastructure engineering
  • implement advanced search features such as language detection, spell check, auto suggest/correct and more
  • partner with product managers to refine and prioritize requirements, estimate and set the work scope and time releases.

What we're expecting:

  • extensive experience of server-side Java
  • extensive experience of building web apps in a product-driven environment
  • experience of building for performance and tackling performance issues
  • experience with distributed systems
  • experience working in Scrum
  • senior-level knowledge of API design and development
  • proficient in relational database management systems (RDBMS) including MySQL or Postgres
  • basic understanding of AWS systems and services
  • BS in Computer Science or related field
  • English at a communicative level.

You'll get bonus points if:

  • you have an online portfolio
  • you have experience with Elastic search, Apache Solr or Lucene
  • you have experience with the Hadoop stack
  • you have practical experience of machine learning and information retrieval
  • you have knowledge and experience of orchestration (e.x. Kubernetes, Swarm)
  • you have knowledge and experience of monitoring tools (e.x. Prometheus)
  • MS in Computer Science or related field
  • you contributed to community projects
  • you’re fluent in the Queen’s speech.

What we offer:

  • professional development
  • salary: 15.000 - 25.000 PLN net (if you're having second thoughts only now - apply anyway, let’s talk about it)
  • the possibility to have personal influence on the final shape of the product
  • flexible working hours. You can get up at the crack of dawn and come at 7 a.m. or put your alarm clock in snooze mode and forget about a couple of beeps. It only matters that you arrive at work before 10 a.m.
  • approximately 700 m2 of space to actively collaborate and... roller-skate
  • friendly atmosphere – we have to help each other in order to change the world
  • free coffee and other drinks. Some of them might surprise you.
  • integration with other team members on peculiar off-work activities. All on us.

Join us

today!

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