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Senior Software Developer - Backend

Posting Country:  Italy
Date Posted:  09-Oct-2021
Full Time / Part Time:  Full Time
Contract Type:  Permanent

At Vodafone, we’re working hard to build a better future. A more connected, inclusive and sustainable world. As a dynamic global community, it's our human spirit, together with technology, that empowers us to achieve this. 

We challenge and innovate in order to connect people, businesses, and communities across the world. Delighting our customers and earning their loyalty drive us, and we experiment, learn fast and get it done, together.

With us, you can be truly be yourself and belong, share inspiration, embrace new opportunities, thrive, and make a real difference.

Role Purpose

As part of our digital team, you’ll be continually testing and trialling ways to deliver better products and services faster and more reliably, with the customer experience at core. You could join one of our Squads and work as Senior Software Developer in the Core Services Chapter and have to chance to create prototypes, design and build modules and solutions in iterative agile cycles. Within the team you will:
·       Develop, configure, maintain the software to optimize the business outcome
·       Estimate user and technical stories to help the Product Owner to prioritize backlog
·       Design and develop feature according to user and technical stories, ensuring IT operational excellence requirements are met
·       Develop modular solutions designs and deploy using automated delivery pipeline
·       Develop and execute unit and integration tests; support testing against user and technical story acceptance tests
·       Suggest technical and UX improvements
·       Support IT Operations activities managing incidents as level three

Our technology stack includes, but it’s not limited to:
·       Spring boot
·       docker
·       Kubernetes
·       MongoDB
·       Kafka
·       Redis  

Core Competencies, Knowledge And Experience

·       Knowledge of at least one programming language. Experience in java is a plus but not strictly required
·       Experience writing Unit tests
·       Attitude towards continuous improvement
·       Excellent relationship building, teamwork, and collaboration skills
·       Knowledge of API design
·       Contract-level tests and Integration tests
·       Knowledge of data storage technologies
·       Knowledge of agile/lean software values, principles and practices
·       Continuous integration/delivery skills
·       Knowledge of Test Driven Development
·       Knowledge of cloud native application design
·       Knowledge of cloud technologies, containers and container orchestrators
·       Experience with at least one public cloud provider is a plus

Vodafone is committed to attracting, developing and retaining the very best people by offering a motivating and inclusive workplace in which talent is truly recognised and rewarded. We are committed to promoting Inclusion for All with the belief that diversity plays an important role in the success of our business. We actively encourage everyone to consider becoming a part of our journey.