Software Engineer (Java/Kubernetes/AWS)

Chalandri - Athens, Attiki
  1. Full Time
  2. Digital
Posting date:27 Sep, 2019
Digital transformation is a journey, not a one-off event. It needs to be nurtured and grown by talented people who experiment, fail fast and innovate at pace. Being part of an agile team, the Software Engineer will contribute to designing and implementing microservices for Vodafone's new Kubernetes-based cloud infrastructure.

Key accountabilities:
• Collaborate with Vodafone business and product teams to develop Vodafone’s digital initiatives
• Develop the designed solutions in the form of Microservices using Kubernetes, Docker, Java, NodeJS, MongoDB, Redis, combined with a plethora of orchestration tools
• Ensure the proper delivery of the developed solutions in terms of user traffic management, proper implementation of technical business requirements, and code quality
• Collaborate with mobile and web development teams to develop features from conception to launch
• Participate in code reviews and shared knowledge
• Communicate with project teams throughout all project stages
• Architect and manage secure, scalable infrastructure utilizing Kubernetes to support our external and internal use cases
• Optimize tools ( such as CI/CD pipelines, container schedulers, and custom applications) to facilitate other engineers in their work

Core competencies, knowledge and experience:
• Computer Science or Engineering background
• At least 2-3 years of experience in design and develop APIs using a cloud-friendly technology like Spring Boot, Quarkus, NodeJS, or similar
• Have a deep understanding of RESTful principles ( WSDL understanding is a plus, but not required)
• MongoDB knowledge is a plus, but not required
• Have a grasp of Service-Oriented Architectures (SOA), Microservices, and distributed systems
• Be able to work in a fast-moving team which values communication & team spirit

Professional qualifications: 
• Working experience in agile environments/teams will be highly appreciated
• Demonstrated experience in problem-solving
• Ability to work effectively in a fast-moving, multi-project team environment
• Clear and effective communication skills in English (written and verbal)
• Self-motivated and self-managing with strong interpersonal skill
• Contribution to Open Source communities will be considered a big plus
• Fulfilled military services (for male candidates)

What’s in it for you:
• Competitive salary
• Private Health & Medical Insurance
• Smart Working – 1-day / week work from home
• Extra days-off: We love mothers – 4 months extra paid off-period!
• Gym, Sports, Excursion weekends & Special events
• Restaurant, entertainment areas, hairdresser, etc.
• Needless to say, we cater for your communication wherever you are
• Come as you are. We love when people feel they can be themselves at work.

Vodafone is committed to attracting, developing and retaining the best people by offering a motivating and inclusive workplace, in which talent is truly recognised, developed and rewarded. We are committed to creating an inclusive work environment which values and makes the most of people’s individual differences. We can only leverage this diversity by building an inclusive culture where everyone is respected, can be themselves and feel they belong regardless of race, gender, age, nationality, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, religious, marital status etc. That way we can build a better future for our employees, our partners, the communities we work in and our customers.


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