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Java developers (junior, experienced as well as senior levels)

We are currently looking for multiple Java developers (junior, experienced as well as senior levels) to strengthen our team, develop our product further, improve the functionalities and help us take it to the next level. We are looking for developers who would appreciate a stable, long-term position with a lot of benefits and flexibility that our company can offer you.

The position is based in Prague, however we are also interested in candidates from other regions, or even perspective colleagues from abroad (both EU and non-EU countries) who would be willing to at least partially relocate to Prague. The company can assist with the relocation. Once you become an integral part of our team, you may spend part of your time in the office and do the rest of the work from home, wherever it may be (Prague, Czech republic, EU or non-EU).

The position is ideal for developers who are look for a long term stable project as opposed to doing different projects every few months.

Key responsibilities:

  • Participate in technical design, development and implementation
  • Perform coding, code commenting, debugging, bug fixing, testing, code reviewing and other related activities
  • Potentially you may also be involved in discussions with other departments (sales, marketing, training team etc.) to come up with the next big idea what our users will appreciate in the product

Requirements:

  • Experience with Java (JSE) + Swing API
  • Knowledge of working with databases (SQL)
  • Motivation to learn new technologies
  • Willingness to explore an existing code and help to develop it further

Considered a plus:

  • SQL/EQL/Hibernate
  • Subversion
  • Openfire
  • Experience with leading a team is a plus
  • Knowledge of REST/Json API’s
  • Desire to stay with the company long term

Why you should apply:

  • The role offers you a unique opportunity to put your own stamp on a successful product used by thousands of users on a daily basis in every corner of the world.

What we offer:

Besides a laid-back, fun group of people and a very informal atmosphere you will also enjoy:

  • Flexible working hours, including possibilities of working from home
  • Office villa with garden and summer house in Prague 6
  • Competitive salary
  • Up to 14 salaries and other performance based bonuses
  • Meal vouchers
  • Sick leave
  • Opportunities to travel to some major trade shows (Amsterdam, Las Vegas, etc.)
  • Annual training budget
  • Other random advantages, such as ski trips or other company events

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