Java Developer (Ref. No.: 41801)

Place of work
Karadžičova 12, Bratislava
Contract type

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

You will join team of Java developers in Finance IT Department as a Senior Application Engineer.

Our team is responsible for several own developed applications used by Group Finance department. This portfolio varies from traditional client-server applications, batch jobs processing large amount of data, interfaces to integrate various systems, to SOAP/ReST web services and web applications. These applications run in the cloud, but also on IBM mainframe.

Your main task will be to design, develop, test and deploy new components, as well as maintain and support existing applications. You will be involved in all phases of the project collaborating on daily basis with our colleagues in Zurich. Projects include the implementation of challenging business functions both on server and the client side.

Main tasks/responsibilities:
•Team members are responsible for technical design of the solution in a close cooperation with each other and the business/IT project lead.
•We provide guidance on technology, implementation and methodology during the implementation of the software solution. We propose solutions to complex technical and business problems with respect of existing solutions.
•We are responsible and accountable for the delivery of components in good quality and on time according to company standards. Testing is essential part of our daily work.
•We collaborate with business and other programming teams in an international and multicultural setup to ensure solutions properly meet business requirements and expectations.
•We are able to work independently on sub-projects without close supervision
•During all project phases, we're providing technical expertise and make use of our extensive experience in software development technologies to build applications
•We are responsible for the documentation of the technical solution, the data model and the implementation
•We contribute to the respective change management process
•Important part of our job is providing maintenance and support to guarantee high application availability.
•We work in close cooperation within the project and department across different locations.

Employee perks, benefits

We are offering:
- flexible working hours
- 5 days extra vacation
- paid overtimes
- public transport benefit
- eco friendly bonus
- other great befits are presented on personal interviews

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

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

Personality requirements and skills

What about you?
•you have 5+ years of relevant work experience
•you have solid knowledge and experience in object-oriented software development (Java, J2EE, Eclipse, Spring, Hibernate, Maven, XML)
•you have solid knowledge of SQL and deep understanding of data modeling
•you have experience working with source control tools and are familiar with continuous integration and continuous delivery tools
•you practiced automated testing and you're comfortable working in a test driven environment
•you are familiar with Agile software development principles
•you have good level of communication and commitment to work in a decentralized team
•you are able to prioritize tasks, delegate and drive objections to completion
•you have self-starting attitude, can deal with stress and work independently
•you are experienced in IT topics and tasks and passionate about new trends and developments
•you are flexible and open for new tasks with mindset for continuous learning.
•you will have an opportunity to lead subprojects.
•Having experience with BPM, .NET or Angular development is an advantage


Brief description of the company

As the world's leading reinsurance company, Swiss Reinsurance Company, based in Zurich, Switzerland, we specialize in covering concepts in capital and risk management.
We combine financial strength with experience, knowledge and creative thought to exploit new opportunities in the interests of our clients, staff and shareholders. Opportunities for you. Opportunities for us.

Number of employees

1000 an more employees

Company address

Swiss Re Management AG
Mlynské Nivy 12
821 08 Bratislava

ID: 3024041   Dátum zverejnenia: 20.4.2017