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Full-time, Permanent Employment

Java Developer Backend (m/f/d) | Berlin

Company Description

Solactive AG is a FinTech company operating globally and growing at a fast pace. Since 2007, we develop tailor-made and multi-asset class index solutions for ETFs and other index-linked investment products for the leading global investment banks and asset managers as our clients. Our software development and core technology team, responsible for the infrastructure, development, operation and maintenance of our index calculation and publication engine, is based in Berlin (Europe’s most exciting capital) and is now hiring!

Job Overview

Do you enjoy working with the latest technologies and consider Java your second language? Could you already gain experience in processing large amounts of (financial) data? And/or did you already work on scalable, highly available, high-performance services? Plus, are you highly motivated and keen to work in a successful and stimulating environment in one of the most promising areas of the financial markets? Then you will very likely fit into our team!​

Your Tasks

  • Participating in demanding software development projects in a service-oriented architecture with focus on backend
  • Implementation of both technical and functional extensions of our index platform
  • Development and implementation of high performance APIs to our clients and data providers
  • Very close cooperation with our developers, QA and the business teams
  • Active contribution within our agile development process

Your Profile

  • Excellent command of Java/JEE
  • First professional experience in at least one of the following areas:
    • Services and algorithms to handle large amount of data
    • Scalable, highly available, high-performance services
    • Software for financial markets
  • Profound knowledge of database related technologies (ideally JPA, Hibernate, SQL/MySQL)
  • Ideally experience in at least one of the following technologies: Spring, Akka, Kafka, RabbitMQ
  • Experience in working with version control tools (e.g. Git) and CI environments (e.g. Jenkins)
  • Proactive, strong analytical skills, effective problem solver, and strong results orientation
  • Team player with good English language skills

Our Offer

  • A challenging and exciting field in a very successful and strongly growing FinTech
  • Active teamwork and a steep learning curve right from the start
  • Working with modern, exciting technologies in a fast-paced, highly professional environment
  • Centrally located office in Berlin-Friedrichshain with an amazing view
  • A permanent contract
  • Flexible working hours
  • Free choice of technical equipment (e.g. Mac/Linux)
  • An attractive salary package

Your Application

Interested? Don’t miss your chance and directly apply online by clicking the “Apply now” button on our website and filling in the application form. Please make sure to also upload your CV, cover letter and relevant references or send it to Your contact person is Maria Graf (+49 (0) 30 814 59 43 84. We are looking forward to hearing from you!
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Eva, Global Head of Human Resources

Hello! If you’re reading this then hopefully you’re considering a career with us. We’re constantly looking for talented people to join us, and have opportunities available in a wide variety of roles. We offer jobs where you can make a real difference to how the industry evolves. Come on, what are you waiting for? Apply now!

Eva, Global Head of Human Resources

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