Work at Be-novative

Senior Back-end Developer

Be-novative is an award-winning innovation cloud platform delivering breakthrough solutions for organizations and individuals with the power of Collective Creativity. We are a global scale up company with 60+ Fortune clients from our first five years of operation, pioneering the innovation scene with technology fusing gamification, AI, crowdsourcing, design thinking. Most of our team is based in Budapest; our global HQ at Singularity University Labs in Mountain View, California.

At Be-novative, you are a driving force for next generation innovation. Your creativity becomes a cornerstone of how we develop the platform further together. We want all organizations, teams and communities to produce everyday breakthroughs, openly and collectively. Do you share our vision to make the world a more creative and inclusive place? Due to international expansion, we are looking for extraordinary individuals to join our team.

Your tasks will be
  • Development: Building new features and optimising existing processes of our cloud (AWS) SaaS platform that consists of highly scalable microservices. You will have the chance to develop new features from scratch, suggest improvements both from technical and operational perspectives and optimise the existing functionality with the most cutting edge technological solutions. You will contribute to improving the software’s usability, security and performance. Developing APIs for customer/partner integration. You will use mainly Java, Kotlin, Python, PostgreSQL, AWS and sometimes React.
  • Release Management: Be a problem solver! You will have ownership of the platform with your teammates together which means it will be your task to ensure a maintainable, high performing, flexible and robust continuous delivery pipeline to ensure that the platform is kept up-to-date regularly with minimal or no impact on the user experience.
What we expect
  • Minimum 4-5 years of experience with Java
  • Experience with cloud based technologies and development
  • Experience in developing high-performance, scalable systems
  • DevOps attitude: at Be-novative , those who develop the software operate it
  • You consider the long term: you help yourself and others by writing clean code, keeping an eye on refactor opportunities, and by making balanced design decisions
  • Domain-driven design attitude: be open to getting to know the business domain
  • Be agile and pioneer, have an entrepreneurial mindset
  • Strive for the highest professional quality, be precise and follow processes from beginning to end
  • Love what you do! Be hard-working and excited about professional challenges
  • Have a university/college degree or ongoing higher education studies OR be able to demonstrate that you have the necessary skill set
Advantageous if you have
  • Experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Experience with Dropwizard
  • Experience with Kotlin, Python, Docker, Liquibase
  • Experience with these databases: PostgreSQL, Amazon DynamoDB
  • Experience with Linux (CentOS)
  • Experience with Ansible, Terraform
  • Knowledge with the following: Java 8, Maven, Gradle, SaaS-developing, data-driven experience
  • Experience with modern front-end technologies like React
  • HTML5/CSS3/Javascript knowledge
  • Knowledge of the global startup-field
  • Demonstrated analytical and problem-solving skills
What we offer
  • Competitive salary, cafeteria with bonus
  • You can benefit from our Employee Equity Pool Program based on your spent time and excellence in the company, thus you can become partly an owner in the business you develop
  • Ability to create new features, processes or optimise the existing ones
  • Supportive, diverse, international career path within the company
  • Young, dynamically developing creative team, team building programs and motivating work environment
  • Possibility for continuous development in cutting edge technologies and innovation methods (e.g. in gamification, AI, data visualisation, machine learning and design thinking methods – a knowledge behind the successful companies and innovations in Silicon Valley)
  • Extend your knowledge: Udemy courses in various topics
  • Possibilities to build relationships in the USA–we support your personal branding
  • Flexible working hours and place
How to apply

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