Senior Java Engineer (Ref. No.: 85020)

Place of work
Mlynské nivy 12, Bratislava
Contract type
Wage (gross)
Minimum base salary for this job from 1200 EUR gross/month/full time. Our offer to you may be higher based on your skills and experience and will include additional rewards and benefits.*

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

We are looking for an experienced Java engineer in order to improve our ability to deliver reliable, cost-effective and modern solutions.

As a DevOps engineer, you'll be helping us to adopt a modern software delivery culture and to adjust to new technologies using private and public cloud services. In this role you bring in your ideas on how our processes can be improved and you will explore technology that can help us to become better.

Is your dream to automate everything? Do you hate manual steps and repetitive work?
You will become our specialist for setting up and operating our DevOps pipelines, building up knowledge within our teams and foster our DevOps culture.

Tasks of this role comprise:
• You work with the teams on crafting and designing products with excellent operational principles and cost-effectiveness
• You will automate everything: From infrastructure provisioning to deployment of databases - from backend services to user interfaces or to software testing on all levels
• You practice and can convince others about the importance of maintainability. You enjoy keeping your code and designs simple, clean, readable and testable
• You will work as part of multi-functional teams and find creative and pragmatic ways to improve the delivery of our IT products

About the team
Our team provides IT services to our internal customers within Swiss Re. The RM IT Solution Development & Quality Assurance team consists of software testers, application and information engineers. We work in multi-functional, agile teams on delivering IT solutions in close collaboration with end-users.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

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

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Personality requirements and skills

Are you passionate about Java and automation? Do you have advanced hands-on experience with setting up and operating of continuous integration/continuous deployment (CI/CD) pipelines?

Your skills:
• You like to bring your experience with agile development, DevOps and infrastructure automation to the team and solve technical problems
• 4+ years hand-on experience in software engineering and automation of CI/CD pipelines in an agile environment
• You have experience with pipeline CI systems like Bamboo, Jenkins or Azure DevOps
• Strong coding skills in one or more of the following programming languages: Java, C#, Python, Perl, SQL and others
• You have good knowledge of modern software engineering principles and techniques such as: continuous deployment, code reviews, test automation, etc.
• Your can easily get in contact with other people, discuss ideas and collaborate on new Solutions

*We are required by law to disclose basic wage component (minimum salary) for the advertised positions. We carefully consider your professional competencies, qualifications and experience in our compensation package and/or when offering you other positions. Our compensation philosophy is to pay fairly, also considering market situation and the value employees may bring to Swiss Re.
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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

1700 and more employees

Company address

Swiss Re Business Services (Slovakia) s.r.o.
Mlynske nivy 12
821 08 Bratislava
Learn more about working in Swiss Re Slovakia.

ID: 3668794  Dátum zverejnenia: 6.11.2019  Základná zložka mzdy (brutto) a ďalšie odmeny: Minimum base salary for this job from 1200 EUR gross/month/full time. Our offer to you may be higher based on your skills and experience and will include additional rewards and benefits.*