At SPD Technology, we bring together a team of like-minded people who are driven by the desire to bring value through their work, united in their commitment to high performance and delivering custom, cutting-edge tech solutions that drive clients’ growth. We empower our people with a culture of excellence and enable them with the opportunity to uphold their accountability to contribute on each level. We value humanity and collaboration, encourage professional and personal growth, and foster a supportive and flexible work environment where everyone’s contribution is welcomed.

Now we are looking for a Junior Java Engineer (with 1+ years of commercial experience) to join us as part of our team.

About the project:

PitchBook is a financial data and software company with offices in London, New York, San Francisco and Seattle. Serving clients in 19 languages, we provide thousands of global business professionals with comprehensive data on the private and public markets to help them discover and execute opportunities with confidence. Worldwide usage includes large corporations, start-ups, venture capital and private equity firms, investment banks, etc. Features of PitchBook: Advanced search / Discovery & insights / Company profiles / Workflow & efficiency / Many more

In this role, you will work with one of the system’s most interesting and dynamically developing parts: the search functionality. This functionality allows users to configure and run searches at any complexity level, represent search results in various variations (tables, pivots, charts, analytic tools), and save and download them. Work will include building new service functionality and improving or optimizing a large, complex, actively used application.

Team: Lead, 4BE, 4FE, 4QA, Product Owner, Engineering Manager, Product Manager

Technical stack: Java 17+, k8s, Spring/SpringBoot, Open API, PostgreSQL, Kafka, JUnit

Processes: Scrum-based Agile in Stream-Aligned Teams (Team Topologies)

Schedule: Flexible (with a need to attend team meetings).

As a qualified expert, You will:

  • Build a business logic for the search part of the product.
  • Write unit/integration/performance/e2e tests.
  • Create documentation for services/algorithms/functionality.
  • Participate in making technical decisions in the team, and code reviews.
  • Implement reliable solutions and integrations.
  • Communicate about requirements with team members and stakeholders.
  • Collaborate in a distributed team.

We’re looking for you if you have:

  • 1+ years of experience in web application development, with a strong focus on server-side Java programming.
  • Solid understanding of object-oriented programming principles and popular design patterns, with a proven ability to apply them effectively in software development.
  • Proficiency in Spring framework, including experience with inversion of control (IoC) and model-view-controller (MVC) architecture.
  • Basic knowledge of SQL, preferably with experience working with PostgreSQL or similar relational databases.
  • A high level of responsibility, with a track record of delivering high-quality solutions on time and within scope.
  • Strong aptitude for learning new technologies.
  • Good written and verbal English skills.

Would be a plus:

  • Experience in developing RESTful APIs, demonstrating an understanding of REST principles and best practices.
  • Knowledge of algorithms and data structures, enabling you to design efficient and scalable solutions to complex problems.
  • Experience in test creation (JUnit, integration, performance, etc.)

What’s in it for You

Reveal great tech solutions

Join the team of individuals who care about what they do and how they do it, and are accountable for the result and high performance. Unleash your potential, tackle new challenges, and be part of a team that values your skills and contributions.

Experience an agile and flexible working environment

Work fully remote or from our office hubs or in a hybrid work model. Enjoy 20 business days of paid vacation, unlimited sick leave, 4 days of emergency leave.

Feel cared about

Prioritize your well-being with a medical insurance yearly budget / financial reimbursement of expenses on medical services outside Ukraine. Get compensation for sports, equipment, massage, and rehabilitation, along with access to our well-being program, corporate loan, and tax and legal support.

Embrace the opportunity for personal and professional growth

Take advantage of individual learning and certification budget, career paths and personal development plans, company-wide tech and cultural events, educational leave, language courses, access to our corporate library, and more.

Interview steps:

  1. Intro call with Recruiter
  2. Tech Interview
  3. HRBP Interview

About SPD Technology

SPD Technology is a custom software product development and IT consulting company with extensive expertise in various industries, including fintech, e-commerce, logistics, insurance, biotech, cybersecurity, and more. Our world-class team of over 600 experts develop web, mobile, AI/ML, and enterprise solutions for world-renowned companies, including Fortune 500 firms and emerging startups. We have 3 development centres in Europe [Ukraine], a representative office in London, the U.K., and remote teams, working worldwide. With over 18 years of experience in designing, building, streamlining, and supporting software products, SPD Technology drives growth of businesses from the US, the U.K., Israel, Switzerland, Mexico, and other countries.

Embrace the opportunity to innovate with us!