Java Team Lead (Financial Services)


About the company:


Coherent Solutions is a US based software product development and consulting company that solves client business problems by bringing together global expertise, innovation, and creativity to produce world-class technology solutions. The US based delivery teams work side-by-side with 2000+ employees globally. North America headquarters reside in Minneapolis, US with European locations in Minsk and Brest, Belarus, in Bucharest, Romania, in Vilnius, Lithuania and in Sofia, Bulgaria. Currently we are looking for new colleagues to join our office in Sofia.


About the Project and Role:


The client is a company that takes a people-first approach to financial services, using technology to empower consumers to overcome debt and create a brighter financial future. The project is planned to be run for the new division, which focuses on home mortgages and is based on a new architecture, integrated with a lot of new third-party services and full of new features. The project follows Scrum with regular and frequent communications between teams.



Main Responsibilities:


  • Lead a cross-functional team of Front-End, Back-End and Automation QA engineers
  • Participate in the system architecture/design work
  • Implement product features following the modern engineering practices
  • Review requirements and address the gaps and discrepancies with the Product Team
  • Perform defects troubleshooting and fixing
  • Actively work with the team on building the common knowledge base of the domain, QA practices, Engineering practices, Tools usage patterns, etc.
  • Help QAs with testing to expedite product increment delivery



The technical skillset we are looking for:


  • 7+ years of software development experience
  • 2+ experience leading a team
  • Strong experience with Java 8+ and Spring Boot 2+
  • General understanding of enterprise and cloud architectures
  • Experience utilizing agile software development approach
  • Experience with relational and NoSQL database
  • Experience with Liquibase, Flyway or similar
  • Good experience with JUnit
  • Experience with JIRA, Git, GitHub, Maven
  • Collaborative mindset with strong interpersonal communication skills
  • Very good English both written and spoken


Nice to have:


  • Experience with GCP, K8S, DataDog, Pub/Sub
  • Experience with Cucumber
  • Experience with CircleCI
  • Experience with Drools
  • Experience with Python/Django


Technologies in play:
Spring Boot

If this opportunity excites you, send us your resume!
Please, note, that we will consider all the applications with due respect, but only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.



Why joining Coherent Solutions?


Coherent Solutions is a stable growing company with more than 25 years of history. The Sofia office is the newest development center of the company and has opened in 2018. For every professional, we are ready to offer working conditions that ill reveal your potential in the best possible way. Knowledge, personal skills and real work experience are the only criteria for evaluating candidates in our company.


Career development


Internal and external trainings
Different and challenging projects
International working environment and knowledge sharing
Conferences and events attendance
Management and other soft skills trainings


Work-life balance


Home office
Additional Health Insurance
Multisport card
Corporate events and Team buildings
Happy hour


Other benefits


Dynamic and friendly work environment
Comfortable relax zones
Different group activities

Join Our Team!