Backend Development Java Jan 08, 2024

Java Developer

We are looking for a Java developer to join our team of professionals.

Sofia, BG - Remote Ref05162204

Iva Petrova
Iva Petrova
Recruitment and HR Manager

Job description

Our Client is a non-life insurance company investing in and delivering a major transformation. The transformation involves a huge investment in systems and individual projects to develop, launch and manage new products on this new platform. We are looking for highly engaged team member who can help drive and deliver this transformation and create the insurance company of the future.

This role is a strategic hire to ensure customer can successfully design, develop and deliver large projects within their transformation programme. The main role of hired person will be to develop and maintain the core insurance system and work closely with business team to help converting business requirements into new system features. The incumbent will work in Scrum Team together with other developers, testers and business analysts and will be responsible for development of new features, controlling code quality and supporting business to allow delivery of necessary implementation on core platform and digital front-ends. We are looking for goal- oriented team players who enjoy delivering value to organization.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Implementation of new features and maintenance of existing platform with strong focus on code quality and good solution design.
  • Support workstream / product owners with estimation of time required to deliver new features.
  • Preparation and maintenance of technical documentation.
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with workstream colleagues, product owners, and all senior stakeholders to drive transparency of program workloads, financial, commitments, and expectations.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • At least 1 year of experience with the Guidewire platform or 4 years in JAVA programming
  • Good understanding of OOP principles and design patterns
  • Good understanding of REST API standard from provider/consumer perspective
  • Understanding of SQL database principles
  • Fluent English
  • Good communication skills
  • Eager to learn new technologies and solutions
  • Experience in working with project/product delivery Scrum teams as a developer.
  • Strength in problem-solving, issue resolution, ability to work in a deadline-driven work environment and attention to detail.

Additionally the ideal candidates:

  • Are familiar with Guidewire suite.
  • Have experience working in consulting, delivery, or IT company, especially in the field of non-life insurance
  • Have experience working in distributed, international Team.
  • We are looking for a candidate with 3+ years of experience.

What we offer:

  • Flexible work hours
  • Remote work
  • Additional health insurance
  • Friendly atmosphere and collaborative team
  • Interesting projects with diverse clients and many exciting challenges
  • Opportunities for long-term professional development in a quickly growing company

If this role would fit your personal interests and plans for professional development please send us your CV at iva.petrova@sofstring.com using reference number "Ref05162204". Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.