You will help Zonky build backend services for a leading peer to peer lending platform. You will specialize in building an antifragile system for thousands of users.
Here is our culture:
- You build it, You run it. Engineers go with features to production. Your job ends when a feature is fully rolled out to 100% customers.
- No Ivory tower architects. You are fully accountable for your decisions, we do expect ownership.
- Agility over perfection. You have nothing except hypothesis until you release it. Release, validate your hypothesis, adapt on the result - repeat until it’s good enough.
- Blameless. We consider our mistakes as an opportunities to make it better next time.
- Be a professional Java developer with 3+ years in the industry
- Have experience with Java and related technologies in general
- Have experience with Spring framework
- Knowledge of Spring Boot and Cloud or Netflix OSS ecosystem is an advance
- Have experience with JPA or Hibernate
- Have experience using and implementing REST API’s
- Be able to write automated tests, design testing strategies
- Be able to read and write English
- Be a team player
- Understanding of patterns used to build scalable distributed systems
- Be thrilled to learn new things every day
- Understanding of stability patterns (circuit breaker, bulkheads, timeout, handshaking)
- Awareness of unknown unknowns (Black swans) and chaos engineering principles
- Informal working environment and fun company culture
- Your choice of MacBook laptop
- Relax zones, gym, sports program
- Regular company pub evenings and social events
- Fridges full of free refreshments, and more
We at Zonky believe that lending money can be done more fairly and more cost effectively. Without large expensive institutions. Zonky is a Czech based internet service that works on P2P (Peer-2-Peer), connecting people who want to borrow at a cheaper rate with those who want to invest in people's loans and gain an interesting appreciation. The service originated in 2015 and is a member of the PPF Group.
People have lent more than 1.5 billion crowns with Zonky, with more than 15 thousand people investing in Zonky. People like Zonky due to a more human approach to each individual customer, without the typical bank language.
We are more than 100 associates and we are still growing. We will welcome those who want to change the landscape of the consumer loan market with us.