Java Developer CMS
We’re excited to witness the recently announced partnership between Showmax, Sky and NBCU coming to life here in Prague. Following the recent announcement of our partnership; that will bring some of the world’s best content and technology to streaming customers across sub-Saharan Africa, Sky are hiring developers to make it happen.
You might know Sky for TV. But we’re more than that. We’re a tech business. We’re broadband and broadcasting, streaming and sports, mobile and magic. And we’re proud to be part of the Comcast NBCUniversal family, creating incredible technology and entertainment that connect millions of people to the moments and experiences that matter most.
We’ve already rolled out NBCUniversal’s streaming platform Peacock to our European audiences. Now you have the opportunity to work on an exciting new venture powered by Peacock’s leading, globally scaled technology.
What will be your role?
We are looking for a strong Java Developer who would like to help develop our latest large scale CMS project for Sky OTT International. Working in an Agile environment, this role will suit an experienced Java Developer who wants to broaden their skill set in an international multilingual CMS application.
Your daily tasks:
Deliver excellent quality software using agile techniques
Assist in developing application deployment, monitoring and automated control artifacts
Strive for continuous improvement – be able to improve existing practices and techniques from within the team with enthusiasm
Assist in the development the CMS application using Java and Spring
Unit, Functional and Performance test code for robustness including edge cases, usability and general reliability.
Assist in the maintenance and support of the AWS infrastructure, Postgresql Database and Object Caching layers
Actively help the team improve our automated test systems
What skills do you need to play your role well?
Extensive experience creating quality Java based applications
Having worked on live high-volume websites
Proficiency in at least one Continuous Integration tool (ideally Jenkins)
Experience in automated testing frameworks
Ability to use a wide variety of open source technologies and cloud services such as AWS
Strong experience in SQL and Postgres
Strong understanding of Spring and Spring Boot
Extensive experience with Agile Principles
"What keeps me here is the constant progress that Showmax is making. It's obvious everywhere you look that there is still so much to learn. All you need to do is go that extra mile and there will always be someone to join you, to support you."
Michal Topinka, QA Engineer
What you’ll get in return?
Working in an international environment on an impactful globally scaled technology in cross-functional team with an agile approach
Open and healthy working culture where we care about people as much as about stability of the code
Work equipment as per your specifications
Annual bonus based on your performance
Hybrid work, combining working from our office to be closer to the team and working from home
Work life balance thanks to flexible working hours
Generous free day scheme providing 25 days of holidays + 5 days of on-demand leave (sick days)
Ergonomic office and kitchen full of tasty snacks
Contribution to Multisport Card or Benefit Card
Learning opportunities with access to Udemy, O’Reilly, and our internal library of physical books, as well as a budget for attending conferences, including strong support if you want to present at a conference yourself
2-3 days company offsite 2x per year
Team building activities
Events, meetups, hackathons in the office or elsewhere
Language classes (English or Czech)