Cloud Native Java Engineer

Part of KBC Group, one of Europe’s leading financial institutions with 12 million clients across, Europe, KBC Digital Development Center is the newly-established agile IT solutions provider in Varna, Bulgaria. Our mission is to support the digital transformation in the bank-insurance entities within KBC Group by working on a wide range of software development projects and solutions. Digital Development Center is where classical IT meets digital banking – an international meeting place for cross-country collaboration and idea creation!


Joint for both - Our community is home to people with years of experience, as well as  recent graduates, united in shaping the future of financial services and digital banking. 

 

THE CHALLENGES: 

 

  • Third party services and Deals (3PS)

Part of KBC, the Third party services and Deals (3PS) department is a group of committed and enthusiastic employees who give the best of themselves every day to further develop our applications, with a drive for quality and focus on customer experience. 

 

We are looking for full stack cloud native engineers for the Deals team. The deals team is a multifunctional team working in a devops context.
As our Cloud Native Java Engineer, you will build applications with a cloud native design in function of scaling, flexible deliveries and integration with cloud ecosystems. To realize these advantages of cloud environments, container platform (Docker/Kubernetes & Openshift), microservices based design, API management, java frameworks such as spring/springboot and cloud related databases are used.

 

  • Francis

Do you know Francis?
Francis is a digital assistant that helps the employee with practical matters, such as giving approvals, scheduling vacations, reserving parking,....
This assistant briefs you with the most important issues and allows the employee to focus on their expertise. The employee can use this butler both via smartphone and web.

When you are part of the team you work together on a goal, a new case, a new functionality in Francis.
Does our butler inspire you? 
 
We are looking for a full stack cloud native engineers to help build our employee's butler Francis.


     

Key competences that will help you succeed no matter which challenge you decide to take on: 
•    Expert in object-oriented in modern programming languages.
•    You have relevant work experience (in a business context) in Java, Spring, Spring Boot, Virtualization (Docker, Kubernetes)
•    Experience with deploying on PAAS/IAAS platforms and good understanding of cloud infrastructure (Azure, AWS)
     

 Nice to have competences:
•    Experience with development for front end applications and RESTfull web services, JSON

•    Experience with Maven, Jenkins, Git

•    Databases: PostgreSQL

•    Typescript, Angular, Javascript, HTML, CSS
•    Jasmine, Karma
•    Knowledge of encryption (SSL, OAuth, OpenId)
•    Very good knowledge of software development best practices
•    Design patterns
•    Unit testing, continuous integration, build pipelines (grunt, gulp, jenkins)
•    Code analysis (Sonar)
•    Experience in an agile development (Scrum, Kanban)

 

We are looking for someone who:
•    Looks at development with an open and fresh view
•    Is aware of the recent and proven technologies on the market
•    Looks for synergies with existing systems and structures
•    Is able to follow / implement a technical and architectural vision and has a focus on quality, performance, security and stability
•    Is able to build its own network and uses it proactively to tackle problems

 

Being part of KBC, you will enjoy plenty of benefits: 
•    Work-Life balance: 25-day annual paid holiday; regular team buildings and company parties
•    Personal Care: Additional medical insurance and pension plan 
•    Fully covered Multisport card
•    An international and highly diverse work atmosphere
•    Hybrid way of working: flexible working time with home-office option
•    Career growth and development: Leadership Development Program, Internal Academies encouraging internal rotations, a wide range of trainings and free access to several learning platforms, language courses and more
•    Preferential terms for banking and insurance products & services offered by KBC Group companies in Bulgaria ( loans rates, life and non-life insurance, etc.) 
•    Spot Awards to make you shine: Employee of the month, Employee of the Year, Exceptional achievements and others 
•    Referral program: recommend a friend to a job and get a bonus
•    Other remarkable benefits: Marriage and Childbirth bonuses, paid Volunteer day, many discounted offers from various providers

 

If you find this job opportunity interesting and you recognize yourself in the above, apply via the button with your CV in English. 
Join. Create. Innovate with us! 

 

Contract Type:  Full-time
Category:  IT
Level of Experience:  2. Medior/Experienced (2->5 years)
Region:  Bulgaria - n/a
Company:  KBC Digital Development Center BG