Software Java Engineer (m/f) - XING Corporate

For a better working life

For a better working life

Software Java Engineer (m/f)

XING is the social network for business professionals with millions of members all over the world. Help us shape the future – for a better working life! We currently have an opening at our headquarters in Hamburg.

Are you an open, motivated and humble individual with good communication skills, looking to take on a challenging task and eager to expand your knowledge? Do you like to work in a Multinational agile team? If this sounds like you, please read on!

A challenging task

  • Being part of a small team consisting of around 5 engineers
  • Translating application storyboards and use cases into functional applications
  • Contributing to the backend architecture of microservice projects in Java 8, using latest frameworks
  • Being responsible for Design, test, build, ship and maintain efficient, reusable, and reliable Java code
  • Ensure the best possible performance, quality, and responsiveness of the applications
  • Identify bottlenecks and bugs, and devise solutions to these problems
  • Help maintain code quality, organisation, and automatization

A convincing background

  • At least 2 years of software development experience and good knowledge of object-oriented Java applications
  • Automated testing and code coverage is just as important to you as production code
  • Proficient understanding of software development tools like Git, CI Tools and automation tools like Maven
  • DevOps mentality and result-oriented experience and containerisation technologies is of plus
  • Experience with front-end tech (HTML, CSS, JS) is a plus
  • Knowledge with Ruby / RoR experience is a plus
  • You are familiar with agile methodologies and enjoy working in teams with a focus on sharing knowledge with others

An inspiring environment

XING offers a dynamic environment located in the centre of Hamburg. As well as flexible working hours, you’ll have an opportunity to unleash your skills and acquire new ones. We offer a wide range of training courses in addition to German, English and Spanish lessons, regular team and offsite events, and lots of fun. We also provide free drinks and organic fruit as well as a Proficard public transport ticket, restaurant vouchers and travel insurance. And let’s not forget the smartphone or iPad that you can use privately. You’ll also be provided with a high-end Macbook Pro, and our offices have table football tables. If you’re feeling really sporty, we also have great gym deals, and various other benefits….

If this profile matches your expertise, experience and aspirations, we’d be delighted to receive your full application, including salary requirements and possible starting date.

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Martina Hertel

Martina Hertel

Senior HR Manager

Software Engineering 

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