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Senior IT Developer


Job Req Number:  48877

DSV Global IT - Air & Sea IT department is looking for a Senior Developer to contribute to the development of applications and systems supported by the Software Development Team. You will participate in various phases of development of IT projects for DSV, working with management, business analysts, and other developers, along with internal customers, to understand requirements and develop according to business requirements.

You will be part of a 15 people team, and will create new features in our Transport Management System (TMS), used in Europe by thousands of user, for sending parcel shipments. 
The application is exposed as a web application, and also available as a public API. 
Your main tasks and responsibilities will be: 
•    Deveploment of web applications, Java 1.8+ backends (spring and spring-boot framework) , JavaScript frontends
•    Ratio between backend and frontend development is roughly 60-40
•    Implementation of APIs / webservices (OpenAPI/Swagger, concepts of API gateways)
•    Extensive use of Test Driven Development (TDD) – for any new component implemented
•    Refactoring, unit testing, bug troubleshooting, corrections, optimizations of components
•    Participation in workshops : product backlog refinement sessions, demos to stakeholders in early stages of development, internal technical workshops with peers   

We are looking for a new team member that:
•    Has at least 2 years of experience in Java and Web development.
•    Already contributed to significant project related to implementation of APIs (HTTP / REST) and webservices (SOAP, XML) 
(design of APIs and underlying physical infrastructure, refactoring of existing code, implementation, testing, documentation, maintenance)
•    Is proficient with Java (1.8+) programming language, and is familiar with the Spring framework (spring-core, web, mvc, batch, integration) and also Spring Boot applications
•    Is familiar with at least one JavaScript framework (ExtJS, Angular, React, JQuery,)
•    Is proficient with SQL and relational databases (IBM DB2, Oracle, mySQL)
•    Is familiar with concepts of continuous integration (Jenkins) and automated testing.
•    Is a believer of Agile methodologies (Scrum, Kanban)
•    Azure cloud skills are a plus

What you will like about DSV:
•    An international environment with teams located in Portugal, France, UK, collaborating with other teams in Danemark, Poland, Germany, South Africa
•    A cohesive team with a great collaboration with Product Owner, in a continuous improvement mindset
•    We are constantly reviewing latest technologies, libraries, languages, and using them on projects
•    1 training/certification per year per team member, and full access to an e-learning platform
•    Regular workshops/demos 
•    Home office flexibility
Other skills needed:
•    Good analytical, written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills
•    Ability to work well as part of a team, and self-motivated
•    Candidate is following technical blogs, news related to software development, programming languages, methodologies, and is constantly educating himself.
•    Proficient Level of English (spoken and written)
Specifics for Job / Environment:
•    Your job location will be Portugal (Lisboa Saldanha) and you will be part of DSV Global IT, with peers working in remote teams across the globe
•    International Environment
•    Permanent contract with 35h / week

DSV – Global Transport and Logistics

DSV is one of the very best performing companies in the transport and logistics industry. 60,000 employees in more than 90 countries work passionately to deliver great customer experiences and high-quality services – as part of the operation or in a variety of supporting roles. If you have drive and talent and enjoy responsibility, we’ll give you the support you need to explore your potential and forward your career.



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