Backend Java Engineer

  • Full time
  • Prague
  • Posted 2 months ago
OpenAPI (nice to have)
ReactJS (nice to have)
Relational Databases (regular)
WebSocket (regular)
CI/CD (regular)
Docker (regular)
Kubernetes (regular)
Spring Boot (regular)
Java (regular)
Quality isn’t just a goal. It’s the whole point.
Our customers are under a lot of pressure to deliver great software. But to compress lifecycles, add features, and compete in a world where ‘every company is now a software company’ is hard. And one mistake can mean their reputation, even future. That’s why it’s our mission to help. At any part of their software development lifecycle (SDLC), we provide the tools and discipline to focus on quality while streamlining their processes. So our customers can create and deploy software that works as designed – especially when it’s needed most. And we’re looking for people to join us.
SmartBear helps the world’s most recognized companies develop the world’s best applications. Our award-winning suite of testing software enables organizations to meet frequent release deadlines without sacrificing software quality, all the while reducing testing costs.

The candidate will be part of a collaborative team that develops a set of Java micro services for the underlying SPA application, write testable clean code and work with modern agile development methodologies like BDD.

  • Tackle interesting challenges as we continue evolving our technology
  • Work within a collaborative team of developers, testers, UX designers, and more, geographically spread across our different locations
  • Implement new functionalities in close cooperation with our stakeholders
  • Engage in peer design and code reviews

  • BA/BS degree in Computer Science or equivalent practical experience
  • English at least on B2 level
  • Java – at least 3 years of experience. We use Java 17
  • Spring Boot, WebSockets (with STOMP), Kubernetes(Rancher 2), Docker
  • GitHub Actions or other CI/CD experience
  • Deep insight into relational databases like PostgreSQL
  • Software engineering knowledge (problem solving, algorithms)
  • Modern software engineering practices (writing tests, clean code etc)
  • Understanding SOLID principles and how to design scalable architecture
  • Excellent communication/collaboration skills

  • Experience with React.js library. 
  • Experience with OpenAPI specifications
  • Experience with any of these protocols: Kafka, gRPC, GraphQL, SOAP
SmartBear offers:
  • Bonus 5% of annual salary
  • Copyrights deductible costs (creative tax)
  • 300 PLN of annual budget for fitness reimbursement 
  • Employee referral program – 9 300 PLN gross for recommendation 
  • Birthday Benefit – Employees will be given the day off on their birthday and can expense lunch
  • Possibility of remote work during the pandemic, flexible working hours
  • Virtual Exercise Class with Fit Revolution 
  • Breakfasts on Wednesdays, Lunches on Fridays and many other stacks in the office during the whole week
  • Buddy program
  • Integration events
  • SmartBear Talks
  • Access to Pluralsight
  • Private Medical Care and Multisport
  • … and we are working on more ideas

About SmartBear

At SmartBear, we focus on your one priority that never changes: quality. We know delivering quality software over and over is complicated. So our tools are built to streamline your process while seamlessly working with the products you use – and will use. Whether it’s TestComplete, Swagger, Cucumber, ReadyAPI, Zephyr, or one of our other tools, we span from test automation, API lifecycle, collaboration, performance testing, test management, and more. Whichever you need, they’re easy to try, easy to buy, and easy to integrate. We’re used by 15 million developers, testers, and operations engineers at 24,000+ organizations – including world-renowned innovators like Adobe, JetBlue, FedEx, and Microsoft. Wherever you’re going, we’ll help you get there. Learn more at, or follow us on LinkedIn, Twitter, or Facebook.

This is an exciting time for us

We’re growing globally, move fast, and need innovative people who want to keep up. Our new office in Wroclaw gives you the rare opportunity to work for an established company that remains flexible and open to new ideas.
If you think this sounds like a good opportunity, let us know more about you.

SmartBear is an equal employment opportunity employer and encourages success based on our individual merits and abilities without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, ancestry, mental or physical disability, marital status, military or veteran status, citizenship status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, medical condition, sex, sex stereotyping, pregnancy (which includes pregnancy, childbirth, and medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth, or breastfeeding), or any other legally protected status.

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