Senior Java Developer

  • Location

    Zürich, Switzerland

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  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Swiss Franc800 - Swiss Franc875 per day

  • Contact:

    Ashley Morton

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 -17 months

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:

    August 2019

  • Consultant:


Senior Java Developer

Main tasks/activities:

  • Further development and enhancement of the DBaaS platform, providing a high degree of automation and high-quality functionalities for the consumers
  • Automated testing of all software components, continuously improving the DBaaS CI/CD pipeline and toolsets
  • Standardization of the in-house developed tooling, REST API developments, security designs, code reviews, as well as platform engineering
  • Operations in-line with the principles of Site Reliability Engineering and DevOps

Position requirements:

  • 6+ years experience programming in Java
  • JEE knowledge is beneficial

3+ years experience in one or more of the following areas:

  • Software engineering for infrastructure projects
  • GNU/Linux systems engineering and administration
  • System engineering
  • Automation of existing and new IT processes
  • Good working proficiency in one or more of the following programming languages:
  • Python
  • Bash
  • Very good understanding of databases
  • Very good understanding of using docker
  • Good understanding of the HTTP protocol
  • Good understanding of security principles, TLS, Authentication Protocols
  • Knowledge of GIT, JIRA, Scrum method

Business /customer orientation:

  • Ability to effectively interact with internal/external resources and other business owners on technical and nontechnical level.

Soft skills / personal:

  • Problem solving skills and ability to work under pressure in a very collaborative environment.
  • Ability to manage, prioritize analyze and resolve issues/problems, identify alternative solutions including consequences of proposed actions and implement recommendations quickly and completely.