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Java Backend Engineer

Nov 6, 2022
Ho Chi Minh City
GFT Technologies SE

Java Backend Engineer

We are looking for experienced and talented Java Backend Engineers to join our global engineering teams and developing and operating our flagship product (Digital Bank platform).



  • Design, develop, implement and maintain Java application  

  • Write high quality, maintainable code using TDD and DDD  

  • Translating user stories into working solution  

  • Design and implement RESTful APIs  

  • Design and implement microservice architecture within the give domain  

  • Work with the distributed team in multiple time zones  

  • Actively participate in Scrum technologies  



  • At least 4 years of practical experience in Java (Java SE/Kotlin, Java EE/Spring/Spring Boot)    

  • Practical knowledge of version control systems, Git flow, Trunk, and GitHub flow branching strategies  

  • Experience with SQL and JPA/Hibernate  

  • Experience with messaging system like Kafka, alternatively Solace/RabbitMQ/AWS Kinesis  

  • Experience developing RESTful APIs   

  • Experience developing event-driven microservices using Kafka  

  • Hands-on experience with Kubernetes and Docker experience  

  • Familiar with DevOps toolchain: GitHub, CircleCI, Artifactory, SonarQube, et al.  

  • Knowledge of NoSQL databases such as DynamoDB,   

  • Practically experience with elastic AWS infrastructure  

  • Experience in Agile (Scrum or Kanban)  

  • Knowledge of Test Driven Development methodology  

  • Fluent English in speech and writing  


Who we are

Having started in Germany in 1987, GFT Technologies has grown to become a trusted Software Engineering and Consulting specialist for the international financial industry, counting many of the world’s largest and best-known Banks as our clients.

We’ve been a pioneer of near-shore delivery since 2001 and now offer a global team spanning 16 countries with a global workforce of over 6,000 people around the world. GFT is recognised by industry analysts, such as Everest Group, as a leader amongst the global mid-sized Service Integrators and ranked in the Top 20 leading global Service 

Integrators in many of the exponential technologies such as Open Banking, Blockchain, Digital Banking, and Apps Services.

Today, GFT continues to drive growth through digital transformation working closely with leading global digital and virtual banks. We do this through a combination of consulting services, IT solutions, applications management, and outsourcing focusing heavily on the following domains:

  • Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning
  • Blockchain Solutions
  • Cloud Technologies
  • Data Analytics

But most importantly: we are still human beings. We live up to our values because we truly believe they are vital. A core value of ours is ‘small enough to care, big enough to deliver’. Meaning we aim to keep the family-owned business values at the core of how we do business. Our culture is about staying closely connected, being agile, lean, and having a flat organization. On the other hand, we also strive to remain relevant to our clients’ business as they trust us with helping them on their transformation journeys delivering business-critical IT solutions and projects.

For the past 18-months, GFT has been driving our expansion into the APAC region, rapidly winning new clients including Mox Bank (a cloud-native Virtual Bank for Hong Kong millennials that GFT has helped build from the ground up), Standard Chartered, DBS, HSBC, SGX and many more.

Come join our APAC start-up team and help us drive our growth in the region.

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