Application Engineer

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  1. Contract
  2. English
  3. Mid-Senior level
  4. Digital & Technology
  5. Zurich
  6. Financial Services
  7. Java, Spring Boot, Kafka, TDD, Scrum, Cloud
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You will implement business functionality in our multi-year finance transformation as Spring Boot microservices running in a cloud-native environment in MS Azure. To facilitate the implementation an Agile approach is being utilized with multiple sprint teams.

About our client

Our client is one of the leading insurance companies in Switzerland based in Zurich.
On behalf of our client, Swisslinx is currently looking for an Application Engineer.
This is a 6 month contracting role until end of April 2021 initially with the potential to extend.

Your mission

- Develop data integration- and business services using micro-services
- Ensure applications are performing and tested against requirements
- Ensure compliance with CI/CD and automated testing and build pipeline
- Prepare unit test for automated testing
- Performing code reviews
- Fixing bugs and issues in deployed applications
- Demonstrate expert understanding of the Java application development stack and tools
- Understand architectural issues, and factor them into decisions and recommendations
- Deliver software as part of an agile team
- Become trusted expert on interfaces and investments specific functionality
- Keep team informed of progress; escalate any issues
- Collaborate closely with other delivery teams on the project

Your background

- Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or Computer Science
- Strong and experienced JAVA developer
- Strong knowledge of reactive architecture and micro-services – Spring Boot
- Experience with messaging and stream processing architectures built on Kafka
- Experience with Event Sourcing
- Test driven development: proven expertise in writing unit tests and end to end integration tests
- Experience to work in a scrum team

Nice to have

- Understanding of Native Cloud development
- Public cloud provider like Azure, GCP. AWS
- Experience / Exposure with SAP HANA
- Work with CI/CD for integration and deployment: Expertise in automated build, test & deploy

What’s on offer

- Work for an established Swiss company
- International, multi-cultural and young working environment
- Modern building, excellent canteen, gym on site
- Friendly colleagues

If you are a highly motivated, ambitious person, please apply via the portal or via the Swisslinx website.

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