Location Iaşi, Romania Job type hybrid
About the job

An exciting opportunity to join our client team, a major financial institution with a world class digital center in Romania, as a Java Software Engineer who will help architecting / implementing our client solutions, carrying out response activities in terms of technical analysis, solution design, high-level and detailed technical documentation, implementation and non-functional testing guidelines.


Key tasks and Responsibilities
  • Client & server-side programming support in Java stack;
  • Developing services to communicate with/aggregate data from sources using JSON REST/SOAP;
  • Provides support for full implementation lifecycle of mobile apps and server-side solutions with ownership on solution implementation within high quality standards;
  • Analysis, interpretation and validation of specification, carrying out responsible activities in terms of technical analysis documentation, analyzing the impact on the overall architecture;
  • Doing performance analysis, monitoring strategies and execution, validation of technical design;
  • Troubleshoots and resolves technical issues through debugging, research, and investigation;
  • Shares own expertise with others, support team colleagues and guides the team;
  • Interface with other teams such as Business Analysts, Technical Analysts & Developers, Quality Engineers, Backend teams;
  • Ability to effectively communicate complex technical issues;
  • Work in fast paced environment with iterative releases to production using up to date development process (JIRA, GIT, Jenkins, etc.) and modern IDEs (i.e. IntelliJ IDEA);
  • Modelling data components used on mobile clients for data representation and interaction;
  • Doing code quality review, validation of technical design;
  • Research of external services and APIs and making solutions proposals which fit target architecture;
  • Liaison with enterprise Infrastructure for required hardware & software;
  • Preparing estimations and high-level solutions; maintaining architectural/technical documentation.


Qualification and competencies
  • Degree in Information Technology or equivalent;
  • At least 3-5 years of experience in software delivery, design & development for mobile native / Java EE technologies
  • Good grasp of programming base concepts and algorithms;
  • Ability to technical drive the team;
  • Experience developing with SOAP / REST Web Services and integrations via enterprise service bus;
  • Knowledge of Spring based frameworks;
  • Knowledge of service distributed applications;
  • Knowledge of scalable architectures;
  • Knowledge of DB architectures (especially Exadata);
  • Experience with programing design & cryptography knowledge;
  • Good customer facing skills and good command of English both spoken and written.


Technical nice to have
  • Good usage knowledge of Splunk;
  • Knowledge of Kotlin and Swift is an advantage, same for cryptography knowledge;
  • Designing services to communicate with/aggregate data from sources using JSON REST/SOAP is an advantage;
  • Real-life experience with performance inquiry and improvements (Dynatrace, PerfMon, JMeter, JProfiler);
  • DevOps background


Personality & Soft Skills
  • Teamwork, mentorship.
  • Open-minded, structured and result oriented personality.
  • Willing to learn new things.
  • Pragmatic and problem-solving mind.
  • Good negotiator focused on win-win solutions.
  • Ability to work in challenging environment, “can do” and “extra mile” attitude.


What our client is offering
  • Flexible working hours.
  • The possibility of working remote 2 days / week.
  • A professional but still friendly work environment.
  • Access to internal benefits platform with a dedicated budget that you will be able to use, in order to choose the most suitable benefits for you.
  • Healthcare services from one of the agreed providers (3 potential options).
  • Holidays accorded based on your working experience (21 up to 25 days).
  • Career in a leading international banking group, build on the diversity of its strong local roots.
  • Dynamic and multinational environment, full of growing opportunities.
  • Enhance knowledge and skills, setting solid foundations for a professional development in the IT area of the financial industry.