Senior Backend (Grails) developer for a famous product company (Sweden) (offline)

On behalf of our loyal customer — MATCHi — a Swedish product company in the racket sport domain (tennis, paddle, etc.) we are extending their Ukrainian team of Senior Java developers.

We are looking for an experienced developer ready to take ownership of delivering quality results, with enough knowledge and energy to keep this dynamic system scaling and well-organized — someone who has a flexible mindset and is open to searching for new solutions.

— Java experience is enough if have not worked with Grails
— JavaScript (JQuery)
— Kubernetes
— Kafka
— Experience troubleshooting web systems using log services

— Golang
— Event-driven Architecture

Except being a part of this exciting journey, YOU WILL GET:

— Favorable Scandinavian working conditions with a flat hierarchy (working directly with your Swedish colleagues and communicating with the customer without any middle management)
— Work-life balance
— The personal development plan for your professional growth
— High fixed fee income
— A developed bonus system
— 25 working days of vacation per year
— 5 days of sick leave per year
— Great level of safety with a long notice period
— Business travels to the Company (Sweden) with a high daily allowance
— Team buildings, certifications, etc.
— Health insurance with one of the best providers
— English classes with certified English teachers if needed

Your Responsibilities:
— Work on developing and maintaining Customer’s products as a part of a Swedish-Ukrainian team
— Take over the responsibility of keeping the system stable and safe in the AWS environment
— Participate in back-end development
— Cooperate with an in-house Customer team in Scandinavia
— Be focused on the backend part
— Be involved in the entire process of specification, code review, testing, and delivery
— Be able to work in short sprints with daily standups to review current work and discuss issues
— Part of the ongoing work for the development team is also technical support where you will help the support team with technical questions and troubleshooting

About the project
MATCHi is a leader in the Scandinavian market for booking venues, available times, and finding opponents to do racket sports with. This is a community of open-minded, progressive professionals inspired by a great passion for making racket sport experience favorable and popular. Currently, there are more than 700000 satisfied users of MATCHi, and this number rapidly increases on a daily basis. The company has a plan and a clear vision of growing globally.
And their Ukrainian team members are essential in this plan. Currently, there are 2 Senior Java developers in Ukraine, and 1 Automation QA engineer, and they need YOU. The plan is to build 5 teams that will work on different services.

You will work through SFox which presupposes transparent cooperation conditions, directly collaborate with the Client and be their remote team member. In Ukraine, you will have a dedicated Delivery/HR manager who will support you in cooperation (but NOT middle management), help you grow, and make sure that you get the same working conditions as if you were working in the client’s office on site. You will have a lot of personal responsibility, and freedom and also belong to the community with regular team activities.

About SFox GmbH

SFox (SFox Group GmbH) - is company with a unique model of collaboration that connects Ukrainian software developers with Scandinavian companies, shares Scandinavian values and working conditions.

We are always looking for talented people and aim at building a culture of trust, competency and true commitment to our customer.

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