We are now looking for an experienced Java Developer / open source database enthusiast to work on our cloud operations platform turning the best open source technologies into frustration-free cloud services. This position is open to candidates in Helsinki or Berlin area.
Aiven offers and operates a number of complex open source databases written in Java, like Apache Kafka, Apache Cassandra and Elasticsearch. You will be working closely with those, writing plugins, connectors and other extensions, investigating and fixing possible issues with the databases, even contributing to the feature development of the open source databases. And submitting the new components and fixes upstream to the open source community.
You can also participate on the development of Aiven platform, where we mostly use Python as well as some Go and C. On the frontend side we use React/JS.
We are looking for self-driven developers who are enthusiastic about programming and willing to help others. We value analytical problem-solving skills and an openness to new ideas.
Key requirements for success in this role include:
Hands-on experience with some of the following systems: Apache Kafka, Apache Cassandra, Apache ZooKeeper, PostgreSQL, MySQL and Elasticsearch
Excellent Linux systems administration and networking skills
Fluency in English, verbal and written
What we value:
Good understanding of IT security
Distributed systems knowledge
Experience in writing technical blog posts and giving technical presentations
What we can offer:
A dynamic startup environment with a rapidly growing, international business
Highly experienced colleagues
Cool office in the center of the city
Possibility for stock options on top of the monthly salary for permanent employees
You will be part of a highly-skilled, tight-knit team of around 40 people, making your contribution essential to what is becoming a great success story. If you’re interested, send us your application along with a link to your GitHub profile.
This job comes with several perks and benefits
Time is precious. Make it count. Morning person or night owl, this job is for you.
Get your caffeine fix to get you started and keep you going.
Easy access and treehugger friendly workplace.
Peckish after lunch? We got your back with soft drinks, treats and fruit.
Want to be a partner? Look no further.