Job: Java Backend Software Developer

ALAS doo is a web development and quality assurance service company that has out-of-the-box innovation, ingenuity and originality at the heart of its business. We go the extra-mile to build a motivated and diverse pool of extraordinary talents to ensure that our services always go above and beyond our clients’ needs. Quality Assurance is our passion and specialty.

Driven by these, we are looking to hire a talented Java Backend Software Developer for full-time employment in Novi Sad, Serbia.

You will be part of a remote team of developers who will work directly with our international client.

The project you will be working on is a complex service that has been developed for years and not just a temporary project that will finish in a couple of months. It is crucial that you have excellent communication skills and a good understanding of international business relations that will enable you to communicate clearly by video call, telephone and e-mail. Key parts of the interview will be conducted in English.

We are opening our doors to talents who are enthusiastic about software architecture and quality of the code, and are looking to build their knowledge and experience in diverse areas.

THE CLIENT

The Client is the global leader in social and digital consumer intelligence, working with the biggest brands and most admired agencies worldwide – 39 of the Fortune 100 are clients. They build smart software solutions that help capture, understand and share insights from millions of conversations across the web and beyond. Home to over 500 people worldwide with offices in 10 locations, it is a place that motivates and supports its staff to find answers to new problems in an ever changing social and digital world.

They build a suite of analytics software products that allow their customers to measure and predict consumer behavior online. Ingesting enormous quantities of unstructured consumer voice data; such as publicly available social media data, blogs, forums etc…. The customers then search and analyze this data, using the built tools, to achieve various marketing and market research outcomes; for example: “What do consumers like about our new product?”


WHY WORK HERE

As a backend engineer, you will work within a cross-skilled agile team in the Engineering department, contributing directly to the flagship product Consumer Research. You will contribute to improving existing and developing new features, working closely not only with other backend engineers across the entire department, but also with product & delivery managers, data scientists, designers, as well as QA & frontend engineers, to solve user problems.

You will do so by designing, developing, improving and maintaining a real-time text and image data processing pipelines using infrastructure on the terabyte to petabyte level. You will work on implementing custom machine learning solutions developed by the data science team, and APIs that support both the product as well as API users.

You will be embedded in a small team. You will work within state-of-the-art technology stack, building Java applications using the Spring Framework and technologies such as Kafka, Solr, Redis, and PostgreSQL. You will ship code in a continuous integration environment using tools such as Git, Github Actions, Jenkins, Docker, and Kubernetes. You will collaborate with global teams based around the world.


YOU SHOULD APPLY IF

…you have an applicable prior industry experience of writing and shipping high quality Java code or have a minimum of BSC from a computer science university. We’re looking for people who are keen to learn new skills and new ways of working. If you’ve used some of the other technologies mentioned above, like Git and SQL database, then that’s a plus, but if you haven’t and would like to learn about them then we want to hear from you too.


BENEFITS

ALAS doo is one Energetic and Exciting Workplace

  • An energetic team of go-getters at ALAS doo, always excited about breaking new bounds.
  • Stable and on-going employment with a steady stream of exciting projects.
  • A refreshing work environment with a yard and plenty chill-out areas.
  • An easily accessible work place by car, bus, bike or foot.

ALAS doo cares about its Talents

  • Your private time is safe with our 8 hour work day and no forced overtime.
  • An attractive pay check that keeps you motivated.

ALAS doo’s mouthwatering Perks

  • Enjoy sponsored lunch and delicious coffee at work.
  • Enjoy weekly visits from a massage therapist.
  • Enjoy customized bonus you can use as you wish (gym/private health insurance, etc).

Are you the one we have been looking to hire?

Take on the ALAS doo challenge!

Join the team today!

Send your CV to: jobs@alasdoo.com


APPLICATION DEADLINE

We conduct interviews on a first-come, first-served basis and encourage you to apply as soon as possible!

Only short-listed candidates will be invited for an interview. Thank you for applying!