Senior Java Developer (f/m/d) in Barcelona


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Job Description

wefox is Europe’s leading InsurTech that is reinventing insurance at scale, with a record-breaking Series C funding round of $650 million in 2021, making it the largest funding round of any InsurTech to date.

wefox is revolutionising insurance by empowering the customer and delivering personalised experiences, driven by data. Our vision is to enable people to be safe. By providing our customers 360 degree advice through our network of advisors, we optimise each individual's risk coverage through innovative prevention, assistance and insurance products.

Your role within our team:

We are looking for a Senior Java Developer with experience in microservices development to join our Tech team in Spain, where you will support our domains in key projects, developing apps and new java features, among other tasks.

wefox is now the world´s fastest growing digital insurer with the fastest time-to-market for new products and the most efficient distribution via a digitally enabled salesforce and we want you to be part of this, joining our disruptive technology team in Barcelona.

In this role you will:

  • Gather systems and users requirements, translate to design, build java modules and test features before release. Design, implement, test and deploy software solutions. You will be involved in all phases of the development life cycle.

  • Be responsible for the features architecture and for delivering code of the highest quality. You will produce, test, maintain and review other’s team members code.

  • Define best practices and standards for the microservice implementation.

  • Work in a well structured agile and international team environment where your opinion matters so does your creativity. We do not sell agile as an advertising claim, we really have an agile mindset!.

  • Join a disruptive, trendy and diverse technology department at the best time full of great and experienced colleagues where you are going to learn and be an important member.

  • Propose technologies, improvements, books, authors, articles, and participate in our study clubs, book clubs, conferences…of course everything within your working hours.

What you bring:

  • At least 3 years of experience as a Java Developer with experience in microservices developments and architectures. Design high available, resilient, secure and maintainable solutions.

  • Excellent programming skills in Java and in modern enterprise frameworks like the Spring ecosystem: Spring Boot 2.x, Spring Cloud Stream, Spring Data, Spring Security.

  • Write well-designed, testable, maintainable and efficient code (TDD, SOLID, 12 Factor). Orientation towards Clean Code and Quality Development.

  • Experience in Unit Testing and Mocking frameworks (JUnit, Mockito,...), in designing REST APIs (Open API) and in Relational & NoSQL Databases (PostgreSQL, MongoDB,...)

  • Experience on asynchronous communication between microservices using a message broker (Kafka, Event driven...)

  • Familiarity with CI/CD pipelines and cloud services (AWS, Azure...)

  • Experience working in agile environments (Scrum/Kanban) using tools such as Jira, Trello or Asana. Experience with GIT.

  • Good communication skills and a good capacity to work as a team player.

  • Fluent English. Spanish desirable

  • Have a continuous improvement mindset seeing opportunities and improvements as engaging opportunities to create value.

In our team, being tech-savvy and having great dedication for high-quality deliveries are as equally valued as your authenticity, accountability, and team player skills!

What we offer you:

Now, we’ve gotten to the fun part, the part where you get to brag about your company, those perks your friends are so jealous of!

Here are some of them:

  • Flexible working hours including several working models (hybrid, remote etc.)
  • 26 working days of vacation + 24th and 31st December
  • Seniority days: one day of extra holiday per employment year starting from the 2nd anniversary in the company (up to 30 days total holidays)
  • An Employee Stock Ownership Plan after the second year in the company
  • Discounted fitness membership and private health insurance
  • Up to 50% of your public transport costs reimbursed
  • A stack of the latest technologies and working gadgets
  • Free coffee, fruit and snacks, because we need fuel!
  • Grants for training and coaching

At wefox we have not made too many rules, because we are a company that got where we did by breaking them, and what´s more we´re full of brilliant creatives who should be able to exercise their creative freedom!

If you love a less-formal work environment, flexible paid time off, a great compensation package and benefits offering, and most of all, being the authentic you, get in touch, we want to meet you!

To all the misunderstood geniuses, rebels and mavericks looking to change the world for the better. Come work with us!

We are an equal opportunity employer and values diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability status.

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About Wefox

  • Insurtech

  • Berlin, Germany

  • 500 - 1,000

  • 2015


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