Software Engineer (Java, Kafka, Micro services, …)

  • Nexthink
  • Lausanne, Switzerland
  • 12/02/2019
Full time Statistics Software Engineering

Job Description

Nexthink is a global leader in Digital Employee Experience. Our product allows enterprises to create highly productive digital workplaces for their employees by delivering optimal end-user experience. Through a unique combination of real-time analytics, automation and employee feedback across all endpoints, Nexthink helps IT teams meet the needs of the modern digital workplace.

Headquartered in Switzerland, Nexthink also has offices in France, UK, Germany, Spain, UAE, Saudi Arabia, Australia and the US. Our growing team of Nexthinkers is proud to be making the digital work lives of seven million employees across 1,000 customers more productive.

Thanks to our fantastic growth we are looking for new rock stars!

Job Description

We are looking for an experienced Software Engineer with programming skills in Java and Scala with microservices and event streaming experience to play a major role in the company. The candidate should be heavily motivated by the product and experienced in Software development and testing.

The position entails a high level of responsibility within the R&D team. Your contribution will have a significant impact on the satisfaction of hundreds of our happy customers. As a Software engineer at Nexthink, your duty is to ensure that the software we deliver fulfil the product requirements by collaborating with our product experts. You will participate in all stages of software development: design, implementation, validation, maintenance and will collaborate with our experts and with the different teams.

If you are highly motivated and result driven, you have a high sense of product ownership, constantly learning and enhancing your skills, you are open to feedback and you like being accountable and work within a team, then, do not hesitate to apply.

Job Duties:

  • Design, develop and validate solutions for our new features in our different frontends and backends
  • Help to design microservices based application architectures and storage strategies
  • Actively participate in building our new event streaming platform
  • Maintain the highest code quality standards by using different metrics and by helping the team to improve its best practices in development
  • Handle requests of L3 support engineers
  • Participate actively in the overall technology roadmap
  • Work with the agile iterative/incremental mindset and best practices and participate actively to the different ceremonials.

Qualifications

  • B.S. or Master in Computer Science (or equivalent)
  • Java and Scala development experience
  • Microservices and containers experience – deployment experience with Kubernetes is a plus
  • Event streaming experience – Kafka and/or Pulsar is a plus
  • Outstanding OO development & architecture skills (design patterns) and not afraid to learn new languages (e.g., C++)
  • Strong refactoring abilities and test automation - TDD is a plus
  • Experience working in an Agile environment and fluent with continuous delivery
  • Strong motivation for complex challenges and learning new technologies
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills
  • Mind-set oriented towards continuous improvement, lean thinking and high-quality work
  • Professional-level English spoken and written – French is a plus