Java Software Engineer

Creatix Slovakia, s.r.o.

Place of work
Einsteinova 11, Petržalka
Contract type
full-time, agreement-based (Temporary jobs), trade licence
Basic wage component (gross) and other rewards
Salary starting at: Junior minimum 1300 EUR. Mid-level minimum 1800 EUR. Senior minimum 2600 EUR. Salaries vary based on relevant experience & skills, 13th salary bonus based on individual & company performance.

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

Like being around other entrepreneurial geeks? Is it important to you to create products that have meaning and value? Are you looking for the space to do great things? Want to play a pivotal role in the fast track growth of one of Chicago’s hottest tech companies?

Creatix, a digital product design and development firm, is looking for experienced, skilled back-end software developers. We’ve got game changing opportunities ahead of us, so if you’re looking for a position where you have the freedom to outdo yourself on a regular basis, read on.

Your Role at Creatix
Working closely with department and product architects, you are a clutch player who makes sure our products meet business requirements, fit into our overall product line, and meet our professional standards. We expect you to:
• Turn business requirements and high-level designs into usable software
• Design features and enhancements for a product
• Write unit tests to ensure that products function as required
• Document all code and designs
• Review the code of other developers
• Participate in an Agile, Lean-based development process
• Work with project managers and senior developers to make sure deadlines are met
• Make sure code is well-written, well-documented, and well-tested

Employee perks, benefits

What We Offer

• Cool Projects
Working on top startup projects is the dream job of every tech-savvy person. Our partnerships with top technology companies around the world, guarantee steady work from some of the coolest and most promising projects coming out of both the United States and Europe today.

• Work hard, play hard
We demand a lot, but we are ready to compensate you for all your hard work. Relax and play a few games with your peers. Get to know your co-workers at one of our social events or team-building retreats.

• Pay & Career Growth
We offer compensation packages designed to help you forget about money and focus on what you do best. We make your growth a priority and work closely with you to help achieve those goals.

• New Gear
We provide you with all the equipment you need to work comfortably and efficently from new laptops to standing desks. During off time we also enjoy hacking drones and arduino's.

• Learn from Others
We started in 2005 and have worked on hundreds of projects since then. We’ll share what we have learned along the way with you. Along the way we have developed great relationships with industry experts who share their knowledge with us on a regular basis at events and workshops. Learn from the best, become the best.

• Snacks & Beer
Our kitchen is always fully stocked with snacks and drinks because even the most brilliant people need to eat...and have a beer! (after work)

• Be Fit & Active
A healthy geek is a happy geek. We totally support any kind of physical activities. We run marathons, race in triathlons, compete in kayaking and sailing! We offer discounted rates to local gym & wellness facilities near our Bratislava office where you can get in a good work out in during the work day.

• Flexible Hours, Vacation & Remote Work
Want to brainstorm from the comfort of you couch? Work best while you're walking? You don't need to be at your desk to do great things with us. It's important to stay energized, and sometimes that requires getting away for a bit.

Company Bonuses summary
• Flexible work hours, remote work opportunities and home office
• Annual performance bonus
• 3 sick days
• Company hackathons with generous prizes
• Chill-out zone with table football, table tennis, x-box, etc. and focus rooms
• Team buildings, family days, company breakfasts, parties and ad-hoc team events
• Free snacks, coffee, fresh fruit and smoothies
• Fitness program (Multisport or Golem card) and sponsored yoga in office
• English program (speaking and writing classes)
• Professional development program (budget dedicated for hard & soft skills)
• Exchange program (travel opportunities to work on-site in Chicago)
• Referral program & relocation bonus

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Other knowledge

UNIX/Linux - basic
Java - advanced

Number of years of experience


Personality requirements and skills

• At least 2 years of real-world Java development experience
• Experience with Java web development
• Experience with version control systems (Git preferred)
• Experience with relational databases (Postgres, MySql)
• Experience writing unit tests with JUnit and/or TestNG
• Experience with common Java frameworks (Spring, Hibernate/JPA, etc.)
• Knowledge of basic design patterns and algorithms
• Excellent problem solving skills
• Willingness to learn and be part of a fast-growing department
• Knowledge of JavaScript, TypeScript, Scala, Groovy, or Python is a plus
• Knowledge of React, Angular, Vuejs is a great plus
• Experience with document databases, key-value stores and memory caches is very welcome


Brief description of the company

Creatix is a Chicago-based digital product design and development firm with office in Bratislava, Slovakia. Creatix helps organizations bring innovative mobile and web-based software products to market as well as realize new value from existing products. From ideation to requirements to launch, Creatix offers its clients proven experience in supporting the complete digital product life cycle. Our focus is on ideation, strategy, user experience architecture, usability, user interface design, development and execution of these across the entire digital ecosystem. Visit Creatix at

Number of employees

25-49 employees

Company address

Creatix Slovakia, s.r.o.
Einsteinova 11
851 01 Bratislava


Contact person: Mgr. Michal Janik
Tel.: +421904478311
E-mail: send CV
ID: 3467149   Dátum zverejnenia: 9.8.2018   Základná zložka mzdy (brutto) a ďalšie odmeny:   Salary starting at: Junior minimum 1300 EUR. Mid-level minimum 1800 EUR. Senior minimum 2600 EUR. Salaries vary based on relevant experience & skills, 13th salary bonus based on individual & company performance.