Back-end Java Developer

Permanent contract|Bucuresti|IT (Information Technology)

Back-end Java Developer

Bucuresti, Romania Permanent contract IT (Information Technology)


We are seeking for a passionate Java Developer to join our distributed data services for a high performance booking application.

As a Backend engineer you need to keep in mind the key performance targets: ~1 Billion calls/day, response time ~ ms, ~100GB data in memory cache.

The team also manages critical compones such as real time market executions.

Specifically, you will be required to:

  • Work closely with Business Analysts/Product Managers to translate functional requirements into technical ones, while identifying technical risks and unknowns for new product releases;
  • Work within a global team on all product phases from bug fixing support, new feature design and development, validation, functional testing and configuration;
  • Collaborate with Infrastructure/middleware teams to ensure proper application configurations and expected hardware performance;
  • Employs industry standard best practices;
  • Solve technical escalations from our technical support team during local business hours;
  • Involved with the review and submission of solutions designs globally.

Profile required

  • Experienced with Java and perfomance troubleshooting;
  • Knowledge of distributed architecture and caching mechanisms;
  • Knowledge of relational database (Sybase) and working with SpringBoot;
  • Nice to have knowledge of some core development tools used within the company (Kibana, Maven, Jenkins, Git, Sonar & Unix Shell);
  • Nice to have knowledge of middleware principles, async communication and tooling (Kafka, RabbitMQ);
  • Nice to have understanding of NoSQL principles (e.g. Cassandra, Elastic search);
  • Able to take owernship and responsible attitude, strong autonomy, and ambition in achieving your mission;
  • Good command of English, both written and spoken.

Why join us

SG GSC is a Great Place to Work® certified company. Here, you will find a flexible workplace and culture, autonomy, constant learning opportunities, dynamism, and talented people, making this experience a real career accelerator. You will also discover all the diversity of our businesses, in a sector that is constantly evolving and innovating.

If you feel like ambitiously pursuing your goals, then you have come to the right place.

Plus, you will enjoy all our benefits

  • competitive compensation & remuneration, including annual performance bonus;
  • preventive healthcare plan, and group health & life insurance;
  • wide range of flexible benefits within a monthly budget;
  • office perks, wellbeing and mental health programs;
  • various social benefits and bonuses for personal or family events;
  • 9-to-5 workday & work-from-home options with enablement bonus at onboarding;
  • additional paid and unpaid time off, including Sabbatical leave;
  • learning and growth opportunities based on individual development and career plans;
  • unlimited access to various eLearning resources.

Business insight

We are convinced that people are drivers of change, and that the world of tomorrow will be shaped by all their initiatives, from the smallest to the most ambitious.
Whether you’re joining us for a period of months, years or your entire career, together we can have a positive impact on the future. Creating, daring, innovating and taking action are part of our DNA.
If you too want to be directly involved, grow in a stimulating and caring environment, feel useful on a daily basis and develop or strengthen your expertise, you will feel right at home with us!
Still hesitating?
You should know that our employees can dedicate several days per year to solidarity actions during their working hours, including sponsoring people struggling with their orientation or professional integration, participating in the financial education of young apprentices, and sharing their skills with charities. There are many ways to get involved.

We are an equal opportunities employer and we are proud to make diversity a strength for our company. Societe Generale is committed to recognizing and promoting all talents, regardless of their beliefs, age, disability, parental status, ethnic origin, nationality, gender identity, sexual orientation, membership of a political, religious, trade union or minority organisation, or any other characteristic that could be subject to discrimination.

Reference: 22000H4K
Entity: SG Global Solution Centre Romania
Starting date: immediate
Publication date: 2022/05/26