Java/SQL Developer for Risk Management, Gdańsk

It’s an exciting time for you to join us. We’re a changing company with big ambitions and together we’ll create the future of banking. 
Working with us, you will play a part in building a better bank that fulfils a meaningful role in society. We aim to help our customers around the world improve their lives and reach their goals. To do that, we are shaping the digital transformation of banking to improve the services we deliver. Interested in coming on the journey with us? 

The offer

In Core Services and Risk IT, we are currently building high performance systems which are responsible for Risk Management across all Nordea Group. Modern Risk Management imposes a lot of challenges – systems are required to be highly scalable, reactive and capable. Our systems operate with millions of events and terabytes of data. They use thousands of grid cores and produce billions of records.  
We are now under massive transformation and redesign towards a service-oriented approach using loosely coupled services, asynchronous communication and resilient design. We use core java, microservices approach, in-memory grids and streaming systems to achieve maximum performance and scalability.  
We work using agile processes in small teams with close relationships to the business. This is a good opportunity for a skilled java developer to participate and contribute to redesign of the whole system, implement your ideas and see them in action. 
The role is based in Gdańsk. Welcome to a competent and committed team that has passion to turn IT knowledge into business capabilities.

Who are you

Collaboration. Ownership. Passion. Courage. The four key values that guide us in being at our best and that we expect all our colleagues to be committed to.  
To build a successful career with us, you’ll work well with others and always act with the customer’s needs in mind. You love learning and trying new things, and you’re excited about bringing your ideas to the table. You’re honest and dependable, willing to speak up even when it’s difficult, and committed to empowering others. You’re passionate about doing a great job. 
We expect you to be focused on delivering value and be willing to share knowledge with colleagues. You should be pro-active in your daily work, and you always look for improvements to code, structure and processes. 
We are looking for developers at various seniority levels. 
Your background: 
  • At least 3 years of business experience in software development 
  • Solid Java 8 knowledge 
  • Good knowledge of Oracle PL/SQL 
  • Practical knowledge of Spring framework, Git, Maven 
  • Knowledge of practices like: clean-code, test driven development, continuous integration 
  • Teamwork and communication skills (communicative English - spoken and written)
  • “Hungry learner” approach in daily work 
If you do not already have good capital markets domain knowledge, you will be required to acquire that within reasonable time 
Additionally, knowledge of following would be an advantage: 
  • Docker 
  • MongoDB 
  • Bash scripting 
  • Spring cloud 
If this sounds like you, we look forward to welcoming you to the team! 

More information

We believe that diversity improves team performance. Therefore, we strive to form teams with a mix of people of different genders and ages, and with different backgrounds and experiences.  
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