Staff Software Engineer

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Staff Software Engineer

  • Prague, Czechia
  • Remote, Czechia
  • Estonia
  • Full_time

Citrix builds the secure digital workspace technology that frees 400,000 customers to do their very best work from anywhere. By joining our award-winning workplace, you’ll be included in the globally diverse, collaborative team that values work-life balance. Come see why Fortune named us one of the 100 Best Companies to Work For®. Let’s innovate and grow together!

What we're looking for:

As a Staff Software Engineer you are a true expert and have extensive experience in Java development, SQL, PostgreSQL, Spring framework, and other modern technologies like cloud. You have experience managing large projects or processes. You will become part of a core development team of 250+ engineers developing Wrike, latest acquisition by Citrix. Wrike is a leading project collaboration cloud software with an innovative product that helps thousands of customers in 130 countries manage their projects, businesses, and employees. It is loved by global brands like Google, Airbnb, L'Oreal, Western Union, Fitbit, Hootsuite, Greenpeace, and startups around.

Position overview:

The Staff Senior Software Engineer is a true subject matter expert that would either work in the product (fullstack Scrum teams) or technical (internal) teams enabling the product development teams by developing internal tooling, maintaining CI/CD processes, supporting the microservices platform and improving the quality of the code. Engineers in product teams are responsible for both business logic and all technical solutions. The Internal unit teams are responsible for improving the development experience in product teams. As a Staff Senior Software engineer this role works under no supervision and is responsible for providing coaching, guidance, and training to others in job area.

Role responsibilities:
  • Wrike product or internal tooling development using Java 11, Spring/Spring Boot, MyBatis, PostgreSQL, REST, Maven, RabbitMQ, Redis, GitLab CI
  • Maintenance of customer data, app performance, and service availability
  • Improvements of the product accessibility
  • Development of standard solutions for services for further implementation in the development process
  • New features integration prioritization and communication across multiple teams.
  • APIs continuous improvement, monitoring, logging and data export stability.
  • Adapt and scale customer needs into universal product solutions.
  • Work using a classic scrum method in small teams (8-12 people) with an opportunity to grow to senior/leading position
  • Daily releases, code reviews, and unit tests.
  • Use analytics tools and customer feedback so that our releases are never developed “to the table”. Every team knows how their work affects the product and how the market perceives it.
  • Coaching, guidance and training to others in job area
Basic Qualifications:
  • You have an extensive working knowledge and experience of Java, SQL and Spring Framework
  • You have advanced communication skills in English
  • University Degree or equivalent experience and minimum 7 years of prior relevant experience; or a Master’s degree with 5 years experience
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Building software is your passion
  • You have advanced knowledge of any of: SQL, REST, cloud, UNIX and you constantly learn
  • You have experience with agile software development
  • You know how to write automated unit and integration tests
  • You know how to refactor
  • You have experience mentoring, coaching and leading others
  • You have experience managing large projects and processes

Functional Area:

Software Development

What you’re looking for:

Everyone is welcome at Citrix. We prioritize diversity, equity, inclusion, and a culture of belonging, and celebrate bringing our courageous, authentic selves to work. We believe this way of working helps us innovate, and it’s just one of the reasons why our employees continuously recognize Citrix as a great place to work.

Citrix helps make work more sustainable to benefit the planet, our business, and our communities. For more than 30 years, we have empowered individuals and organizations to work remotely or work from anywhere, reducing commuting emissions and energy consumption in the process. 

We are the #1 leader in Virtual Client Computing (VCC) and #2 in the Application Delivery Controller (ADC) space, and we have key partnerships with top cloud providers. We’ll give you the tools, learning opportunities, mentorship, and flexibility to achieve your goals. Come see why you belong at Citrix, with our culture supporting purposeful innovation and growth from within. 

The Benefits

We offer a competitive total rewards package* that includes:

  • 18 weeks of paid parental leave
  • Health and wellness benefits
  • Employee assistance program
  • Retirement benefits
  • Time off and absence programs
  • Professional development and mentorship opportunities
  • Paid volunteer time and charitable matching of employee donations
  • Employee resource groups
  • And more!

**Please note that benefits may vary based on location.

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