SENIOR FULL-STACK ENGINEER (REACT/KOTLIN)

July 09, 2024
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SENIOR FULL-STACK ENGINEER (REACT/KOTLIN)

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Any city, Poland

Svitla Systems Inc. is looking for a Senior Full Stack Engineer (Kotlin and React) for a full-time position (40 hours per week) in Poland. Our client is a broker platform that offers brokers real-time risk capacity anytime, anywhere. It is a genuine step-change from the current manual and time-consuming process available in the market, providing unprecedented service to brokers and clients. It is a first-of-its-kind digital model that claims to deliver a unique advantage to its business partners. It is the first fully digital and automatically driven Lloyd’s of London syndicate. They are transforming the following market within Lloyd's by revolutionizing the broker and client experience, taking an algorithmic approach to underwriting, and creating a learner operation model to benefit all market participants in the long term. They developed and created a platform in 2021, together with partners at Google and UCL, that helps insurance brokers place risks quickly and frictionlessly. They’re continuing to lead the charge on the digitization of this market, and we need more excellent minds to work with us to realize this goal and create more opportunities. The broker platform is the core technology crucial to the client’s success. It allows to evolve underwriting intelligently and unlock massive scale. They are a multi-disciplined team, bringing together expertise in software and data engineering, full-stack development, platform operations, algorithm research, and data science. The squads focus on delivering high-impact features – they favor a highly iterative, analytical approach. You will provide technical leadership for delivery squads and the broader engineering organization. Along with the engineering leadership, you’ll champion engineering excellence and high-quality standards through an environment of continuous improvement. You will be hands-on, directly delivering new impactful software. You can propose, design, and execute initiatives independently, leading colleagues to deliver on these goals.

Requirements:

  • 4+ years of experience building frontend logic and UI using React and TypeScript.
  • 2+ years of experience with Kotlin on the backend.
  • Experience as a senior-level engineer working across a modern web stack.
  • Strong software engineering principles (SOLID, DRY, ER modeling).
  • Knowledge of front-end development, able to build rich user interfaces following a responsive design.
  • HTML/CSS experience, including concepts like layout, specificity, cross-browser compatibility, and accessibility.
  • Comfortable working with Terraform.
  • Experience with continuous integration, or ideally, continuous delivery.
  • Strong familiarity with build tools (e.g. Maven) and version control tools (e.g. Git/GitHub).
  • Experience working in agile teams, following Scrum or Kanban, participating in regular ceremonies including stand-ups, planning, and retrospectives.
  • Experience using project management and workflow tools (e.g. Jira).
  • Excellent communication skills (both oral and written).
  • Proactive, self-motivated, and able to use own initiative.
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills, including teamwork, facilitation, negotiation, and planning.
  • Excellent analytical and technical skills.
  • Ability to quickly comprehend the functions and capabilities of new technologies.
  • Ability to offer balanced opinions regarding Client’s existing and future technologies.
  • Actively lead engineering team discussions and meetings as required.

Will be a plus:

  • Previous experience in software development in the financial markets, Fintech or Insurtech is preferable.

Responsibilities:

  • Build robust and scalable software for business critical, web-based applications.
  • Build eye-catching, functional, efficient, and reusable web and mobile-based sites that drive these web applications.
  • Design, build, test, document and maintain API’s and integrations.
  • Ensure quality control using industry standard techniques such as automated testing, pairing, and code review.
  • Work with the Product team to understand end-user requirements and translate them into an effective technical solution.
  • Document technical design and analysis work.
  • Assess current system architecture and identify opportunities for growth and improvement.
  • Build mock-ups or prototypes to explore and troubleshoot new initiatives.
  • Work with the Product team and UX designers to review designs, implement new features, and ensure user experience is top level.
  • Explore new ideas and emerging technologies, develop prototypes quickly.
  • Promote a culture of continuous improvement, positively influence current ways of working, leading by example.
  • Serve as a domain expert in many of Client’s core technologies.
  • Mentor and coach colleagues in both engineering and business domain subjects towards building their own abilities and skills.
  • Opinionated regarding system architecture, able to suggest improvements and changes required to support delivery of new functionality, where required.

We Offer:

  • US and EU projects based on advanced technologies.
  • Competitive compensation based on skills and experience.
  • Annual performance appraisals.
  • Flexibility in workspace, either remote or in our welcoming office. 
  • Comprehensive medical insurance after one month.
  • MultiSport card with access to 2500 sports facilities all over Poland
  • Bonuses for recommendations of new employees.
  • Bonuses for article writing, public talks, other activities.
  • 15 vacation days, 10 national holidays, sick leaves, family days off.
  • Educational activities reimbursement on the monthly basis.
  • Free webinars, meetups and conferences organized by Svitla.
  • Gifts for anniversaries, New Year, children and more.
  • Fun corporate celebrations and activities.
  • Awesome team, friendly and supportive community!

About Svitla:

Svitla Systems is a global trusted IT solutions company headquartered in California, with business and development offices throughout the US, Latin America, Europe, and Asia. Svitla is an outspoken advocate of workplace flexibility, best known for its well-established remote culture, individual approach to our teammate’s professional and personal growth, and family-like environment.

Since 2003, Svitla has served a wide range of clients, from innovative start-ups in California to mega-large corporations such as Ingenico, Amplience, InvoiceASAP and Global Citizen. At Svitla, developers work with clients’ teams directly, building lasting and successful partnerships, as a result of seamless integration with on-site processes. 

Svitla Systems’ global mission is to build a business that contributes to the well-being of our partners, 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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