Material Exchange

Medior Backend Developer

Are you looking to be part of a proven, funded pioneering start-up that is re-defining the fashion, apparel, and footwear industry? Is it important for you to be part of the next big global tech company that is revolutionizing one of the most pollutive industries in the world through promoting sustainable production practices? Material Exchange is the global virtual Marketplace where data meets innovation in a revolutionary technology platform to transform the materials sourcing process and simplify complex relationships between footwear and apparel brands and material suppliers. Making such a big vision happen can only happen with great talent and we are looking for out-of-the-box thinkers to join our growing international team of industry disruptors. If this is you, we should talk!

SUMMARY ABOUT THE POSITION:

We are looking for a Medior Backend Developer to manage the software development life cycle, from planning and prioritizing to testing and release.

Ultimately, you will deploy and maintain functional, secure and high-quality applications.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Perform coding, code commenting, debugging, bug fixing, testing, code reviewing and other related activities in accordance with company coding conventions, approved designs and project standards;

  • Follow the existing company, team and project processes and procedures and suggest how to improve them;

  • Work with project manager and quality assurance representative to estimate issue resolution or package implementation efforts;

  • Write technical design specifications, participate in design reviews and provide input to the design recommendations;

  • Perform unit and integration testing of an application and identify, troubleshoot and solve application code related issues;

THINGS WE ARE LOOKING FOR:

  • Readiness to share your knowledge with less experienced colleagues, but also to learn new concepts and software technologies as needs arise;

  • Passion about clean code, enjoy pair-programming, TDD, & code reviews;

  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills;

  • Ability to communicate effectively – both verbally and in written communication;

  • Good knowledge of English (written and spoken);

  • Experience with Continuous Integration tools (e.g. Jenkins) will be considered as a plus;

  • Experience with Cloud environments will be considered as a plus;

EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION:

  • 4+ years of work experience;

  • Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related fields;

  • Excellent knowledge of Java programming language;

  • Experience using RDBS: MySQL, Oracle, Postgres etc.

  • Experience with testing using JUnit and Mockito or similar tools;

  • Experience working with RESTful services;

  • Knowledge of Maven;

  • Effective use of the Git source control system including branching, merging and pull requests;

  • Experience with microservice architecture;

  • Deep usage of Container Concepts (e.g. Docker tool);

THIS POSITION REPORTS TO: LEAD ARCHITECT

COMPANY BENEFITS:

  • Young fast growing and dynamic work environment

  • Regular company events

  • Flexible working location and hours

EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES EMPLOYER:

We aim to be an equal opportunities employer and we are determined to ensure that no applicant or employee receives less favorable treatment on the grounds of gender, age, disability, religion, belief, sexual orientation, marital status, or race, or is disadvantaged by conditions or requirements which cannot be shown to be justifiable.

TYPE OF ENGAGEMENT:

  • Full-time employment;

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Working on CET time zone;

  • 2 positions;

Please contact us, include the job title in the subject:

jobs@material-exchange.com

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