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Backend Application Support Developer

Date: Jul 25, 2022

Location: Melbourne, VIC, AU

Company: WorkJam, Inc.

WorkJam’s mission? To provide the best Digital Workplace for frontline and hourly workers. Through our industry-leading Digital Frontline Workplace platform, we are positively impacting the lives of millions of frontline employees worldwide, enabling them to achieve breakthrough productivity levels at companies of all sizes. We’re proud of our dedicated teams who are driven to make a difference in the world. Join our team today and bring your innovative ideas, passion, and commitment to excellence to make an impact on our products and the new markets we create!

WorkJam is a high growth global organisation with operations in North America, Europe, and Australia with our head office based in Montreal. Learn more about WorkJam at WorkJam.com!

Summary

Your Role as Java Developer

In this role you will join WorkJam’s Application Support Development team. The team is a growing, unique, dynamic group with plenty of energy, technical skills, and ideas.

The role of Java Developer is to work with the application support (SWAT) team to provide technical troubleshooting and solve complex problems for our customers around the world. You will be investigating problems and developing innovative solutions, interacting and consulting with team members companywide and supporting certain development operational (DevOps) activities. 

 

What you'll be doing:

  • Support and maintain the back-end services that power our consumer-facing applications that deliver a seamless, rich experience within and amongst our product offerings whether on Web or Mobile Platforms. iOS, Android, Smartphone, Tablet
  • Support and enhance the foundations for a distributed Web application architecture, maintaining a high level of performance quality
  • Exemplify our standard for quality of application development with elegant, scalable, clean code
  • Collaborate with a team of experienced engineers and support professionals 
  • Work collaboratively within the Canadian team to continue driving world class customer experiences, and have fun doing so!

 

What we're looking for:

  • BS Computer Science (or related field) or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years of Java development experience within a professional software environment
  • Applied knowledge of object-oriented programming and design
  • Overall Java knowledge (core internals, threading, …)
  • Knowledge of Javascript, Elasticsearch, Neo4J and/or Redis a plus
  • Experience working with NOSQL databases (i.e. Cassandra, DynamoDB)
  • Experience with Object Relational Mapping Frameworks ( i.e. Spring-Data etc.)
  • Practical experience implementing RESTful web services using JSON.
  • Worked within an Agile Development Methodology (Scrum) as well as Kaban
  • Collaborative individual who works well in a team, or individual setting
  • Problem solver and critical thinker
  • Quality driven, customer focused
  • Energy and passion

What we offer:

  • Competitive salary
  • Contribution to your retirement/pension plan
  • A flexible and remote/hybrid work environment
  • Work with the latest technology
  • A dynamic and inclusive culture
  • A supportive team that will encourage your professional growth and development