Backend Developer - Java

Aveiro, Portugal /
Engineering – Development /
/ Remote
At 8x8 Inc. [Nasdaq:EGHT] we put communications at the heart of our business and build technology that allows people to connect anytime, anywhere they are in the world, and on any device. XCaaS - the 8x8 eXperience Communications Platform - brings together Employee and Customer Experience, enabling hybrid workforces across the globe to connect, collaborate, and delight customers, while providing businesses with real-time communications analytics, intelligence and unique insights.

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8x8 is seeking a Backend Developer that strives for self-improvement by seeking new technologies and methodologies on a daily basis. The Backend Developer will use their experience, knowledge, and learnings from previous projects to deploy dependable solutions. Design patterns, documentation, instrumentation, security, and automation are all part of a timely and dependable deployment strategy.

New projects include the following technologies:

    • Java/Spring, Python/Pyramid, Golang
    • Redis, Mysql, Postgres
    • Kinesis, Kafka, RabbitMQ
    • Wavefront, Prometheus/Grafana
    • Salesforce
    • Rest, gRPC

    • At 8x8, employee career development is a priority. One on one management consultations, architectural discussions, interfacing with Product Managers and knowledge sharing are all part of this process.

      Candidates with these characteristics and experience with project technologies will be given preference.
      A must-have: Technical background (Bachelor/Masters degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related subject)

Working at 8x8:

    • Industry-leading, award-winning technology and recognized on two Gartner Magic Quadrants
    • Inclusive, supportive and collaborative culture yet with a winning mentality
    • Encouragement and environment to make a difference
    • Fun – check out our Instagram posts in the UK, Romania and the US, the smiles are real
    • Deep passion for doing the best for our customers, giving them the best service and the best technology


    • Competitive compensation
    • Participation in the company’s bonus scheme – based on company performance and individual performance
    • Private Healthcare
    • Transit Allowance
    • Meal Allowance & Weekly Lunch
    • Flexible Working Schedule
    • Employee engagement activities and events

Please note that this role is based in Portugal.

Please submit your application and your resume in English.

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