Backend Software Engineer

  • Full time
  • Prague
  • Posted 3 months ago
GitHub (nice to have)
Git (nice to have)
SQL (regular)
Linux (regular)
Azure (regular)
AWS (regular)
Scripting (regular)
Java 8 (regular)
Spring (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.

This opportunity is for a Backend Software Engineer to work on our BitBar product. This product provides access to real instances of iOS, Android, Windows, and macOS devices for both automated and manual testing. You will be working on improving, adding capabilities and maintaining a system that is used by thousands of technical users. 

  • Development of one of the key SmartBear products
  • Implementation of the backend and automation modules of the application
  • Configuration and deployment of services controlling BitBar device cloud
  • Improving the software to ensure its smooth operation
  • Tackling interesting challenges inside a complex system
  • Working within a collaborative team of developers, testers and UX designers
  • Engaging in peer design and code reviews
  • Documenting the architecture of the product

  • 4+ years of a relevant software development experience
  • Very good knowledge of Java (including Spring framework)
  • Good knowledge of scripting languages (eg. Bash, Python)
  • Good knowledge of databases/SQL
  • Good knowledge of Linux based systems
  • Familiarity with virtualization and containerization concepts
  • Familiarity with AWS and/or Azure
  • Experience with modern version control systems such as Git & GitHub
  • Experience with Jenkins English on at least a B2 level

Nice to have:
  • Experience with macOS
  • Experience with Android/iOS
  • Experience with Selenium/Appium
  • Interest in application security
  • Networking know-how

The perfect candidate will:
  • Have the ability to learn and understand a complex software stack 
  • Have the ability to drive the needed work and communicate issues clearly
  • Show flexibility and dedication to ensure the satisfaction of our customers
  • Propose improvements to the current developer and CI/CD workflows
SmartBear offers:
  • Bonus 5% of annual salary
  • Copyrights deductible costs (creative tax)
  • 27 days of paid annual leave on B2B contract
  • 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, 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.

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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