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Senior Java Engineer Kharkiv, Ukraine

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Senior Java Engineer Description

Job #: 50952
Striving for excellence is in our DNA. Since 1993, we have been helping the world’s leading companies imagine, design, engineer, and deliver software and digital experiences that change the world. We are more than just specialists, we are experts.

EPAM is committed to providing our global team of 36,700+ EPAMers with inspiring careers from day one. EPAMers lead with passion and honesty and think creatively. Our people are the source of our success and we value collaboration, try to always understand our customers’ business, and strive for the highest standards of excellence. In today’s new market conditions, we continue to support operations for hundreds of clients around the world remotely, with the vast majority of our teams working from home. No matter where you are located, you’ll join a dedicated, diverse community that will help you discover your fullest potential.


We are looking for a key developer with Java (primary) and JavaScript (secondary) skills to join our team. The main reason for the position opening is that right now we want to accelerate a development team and be able to deliver more features till the end of the year.

Project technologies and tools

  • Groovy / Java 8
  • Spring boot (microservices)
  • Hibernate
  • Gradle
  • SQL-Server (occasional Oracle, but rare)
  • SOLR (nice to have)
  • Mongo (nice to have)
  • Active MQ
  • HTML, JavaScript, Ext JS (desirable, but realize this is hard to find and moving to React in a year or two)


  • Develop new features on top of existing product
  • Implement and fix Selenium automation tests (UI + REST)
  • Contributes and participates in design and code reviews
  • Builds new system components and integrates third-party products into the existing application framework as appropriate to meet requirements
  • Support existing test infrastructure


  • High motivation and commitment to object-oriented technology
  • Experience developing professional user applications with Java
  • Strong unit testing, debugging and troubleshooting skills
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to work independently as well as be a team player
  • Good understanding of user interface design and usability assessment/improvement
  • Knowledge and experience in GUI development using other client-side development technologies
  • Experience with and enjoys working with open source technologies
  • Experience with Hibernate and Spring is desirable
  • Knowledge of HTML 5, JavaScript and Ext JS is desirable
  • Knowledge of relational and graph database technology is desirable

We offer

  • Competitive compensation depending on experience and skills
  • The individual career path
  • Social package - medical insurance, sports
  • Compensation for sick lists and regular vacations
  • English classes with certified English teachers
  • Unlimited access to LinkedIn learning solutions
  • Flexible work hours
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