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July 30, 2020
1 position



Any city, Ukraine

Svitla Systems Inc. is looking for Java Backend Engineer for a full-time position (40 hours per week) in Ukraine. Our client is creating the product that is is responsible for building a suite of products that serves restaurant owners and hoteliers alike, and enables them to market their businesses online. The team is looking for Backend Engineer who can help build the Premium and Business Advantage products which enable customers to provide extra content and features on their property’s pages.


  • 2+ years of large scale, full life cycle development experience.
  • Solid foundation in data structures, algorithms, and OO design.
  • Experience with backend web development in Java. The team develops with Java, Tomcat, Linux, PostgreSQL, Hadoop, Hive, Presto, and Git.
  • Familiarity with frontend web development, JavaScript/React, and GraphQL is a plus.
  • Excellent English language written and verbal skills and the ability to make progress on work independently.
  • A want to learn and an open mind.
  • The desire to move quickly, and an understanding that done is often a better option than perfect.


  • Design and implement the technical solutions for projects.
  • Work closely with our product and design teams to define feature specifications.
  • Be responsible for the quality of code you ship.
  • Actively provide feedback on best practices and design patterns to your peers in the form of design reviews and code reviews.
  • Participate in sprint planning, estimation sessions, and retrospectives to provide valuable feedback on the way the team is operating and how it could improve over time.
  • Develop, deploy and maintain implementations of owner and consumer-facing features.
  • Be responsible for all aspects of software engineering, from design to implementation, QA, operations and maintenance.

We Offer:

  • Competitive compensation plan that takes skills and experience into consideration.
  • Annual performance appraisals.
  • Possibility to choose your workspace either remote or combination of your home and one of our development offices. 
  • Flexible working hours and adjustable work/life balance. Projects that use advanced, cutting-edge technologies.
  • Vacation time, sick-leaves, national holidays, family supplementary days off.
  • Comprehensive medical insurance including dental services, massages, and sports activities.
  • Support for a healthy lifestyle, compensation of running events.
  • Maternity leave policy.
  • A personal loan budget is available for long-term personnel.
  • Partial compensation of conferences, courses and English classes.
  • Free meetups, webinars, and conferences organized by Svitla.
  • Birthday presents for personnel and New Year gifts for children.
  • Fun summer and winter corporate parties and memorable anniversary presents.

About Svitla:

Svitla is a proven custom software development company and testing provider headquartered in California, with development offices throughout Mexico and Europe (Ukraine, Poland). For 15 years, we have served a wide number of customers ranging from big corporations to innovative young companies in Silicon Valley to large educational institutions. The list of our customers includes such well-known companies as BMC Software, Ancestry, Affymetrix, Ingenico, Logitech and Stanford University. Our mission is to build a company that contributes to the well-being of our clients, personnel and their families, improves our communities, and makes a lasting difference in the world. Join us!

If you are interested in our vacancy, please send your CV. We will be happy to see you in our friendly team :)

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