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

Not Another Code Monkey!
At Creatix, you’re not just another "code monkey". We’re fully invested in you, your growth, and your well-being. Our equation is simple: Happy developers = happy technology = happy clients.

• Our People define us. Our mission is to make a positive impact in the lives of those we do work for, those who use what we produce, and those who make it a reality.
• Our employees are our most valuable asset and therefore we focus on creating a supreme work and human environment, their satisfaction and professional growth.
• We are a Family. The Team we started with in 2005 are still here today, fiercely loyal to each other and our clients. You’ll find us in the office together, tackling challenges head-on. You’ll also find us outside the office together, enjoying each other’s company.

We Offer
When you join Creatix, we invest in you. We’re passionate about to maximizing your potential and fueling your growth. While we’ll push you to excel, we’ll also make sure you’re having a great time doing it. Here’s what you’ll enjoy if you join the team:

• Cool Projects
Every developer dreams of working on top-quality projects that leverage the newest technologies. Our partnerships with top companiesin the United States and Europe guarantee steady work on some of the coolest and most promising international projects.

• Competitive Pay & Growth
We offer compensation packages designed to help you relax about your finances and focus on what you do best, your incredible work. We make your professional growth a priority by investing in you. Our programs are designs to help you achieve your goals (annual performance bonus, free in-house English lessons, USA exchange work program, special budget dedicated for hard and soft skills, referral program and relocation bonus - to name just a few).

• Flexible Hours, Vacation & Remote Work
Like to brainstorm from your couch? Think best while walking? Need a change of scenery for inspiration? You don't need to be chained to a desk to do great things with us. It's important to stay energized, and we understand that sometimes means getting away for a bit!

• Professional Mentorship
We have worked on hundreds of projects since starting up in 2005, and we’re willing and eager to share what we have learned along the way. We’ve also developed great relationships with industry experts who regularly share their vast knowledge with us at events and workshops.

• Work Hard, Play Hard
We demand a lot, but we’ll always reward you for your hard work! When you need a break, you can relax and play a few games (from table football to x-box) with your peers or hang out in our fully-stocked kitchen, enjoying a snack and a smoothie. You’ll also get to know your talented co-workers better at our regular social events and team-building retreats (company hackathons with generous prices, family days, company breakfasts, parties and ad-hoc team events).

• New Gear & Fitness Perks
We’ll provide you with the equipment you need to work comfortably and efficiently, from new laptops to standing desks. We even pay you if you prefer to use your own notebook. We also believe a healthy geek is a happy geek. We totally support all physical activities (from marathons to sponsored in-house Yoga!) and offer discounted rates at local gym & wellness facilities (Multisport cards, Golem cards).

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: 13.12.2018   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.