DHL Enterprise Software Solutions team , formed just two years ago, is the first and only DHL Freight R&D team in our country. Our main project is relying on the development of the new Freight Transport Management System. The goal is to have one integrated system that will replace all existing systems in more than 32 countries with DHL's terminals. The proper architecture of the new TMS system together with it’s scalability and capability to support future business continuity are crucial for further rollouts on a global scale. This ambitious endeavor involves different aspects of the logistics world and encompasses the entire business transaction cycle. Since its origin, the team has been involved not only in the pure implementation of the business logic and technological evolution of the system but the overall organization around the project and the design of the business processes into the application. As such, we use an evolutionary lean process to enable us to improve in all aspects – from our cross-functional collaboration and organization, through the development process and enhancement of the DevOps pipeline, e.g. with containerization. The pioneer We are the first R&D team of the logistics giant DHL and we are developing the new transport management system of the company. Enterprise project Our Java based project is related to the integration of all existing TMS systems in DHL worldwide. A new start Our development team is autonomous and goal oriented. Core ValuesCompany of friends - great working atmosphere, supportive colleagues and open communication. Constant learning - we are open to improve ourselves and we are open to learn from every experience that comes our way. Constant growth - we value your achievement and appreciate every effort in the project. Clear goals and a lot of possibilities for career growth. Autonomous team - you will have the ownership of your daily tasks. Inspiration - Leading by example is our key strategy, so we are engaged to share our expertise and to inspire others. We care - we are participating in various corporate social activities, because we know that caring is sharing.

DHL Freight Enterprise Software Solutions

Sofia, BG

Senior Java Developer

What is DHL ESS story?

For the past 4 years DHL’s Development center in Sofia has played a central role in the biggest business transformation in DHL by developing and maintaining a comprehensive transport management system (TMS) with a successful roll-out.

By joining our team you will have the opportunity to participate in the evolution of DHL’s logistics business. You will develop Java Enterprise solutions with large bandwidth (data processing and data transfer), data reliability and security, 3rd party integration and impact on the full life-cycle of a supply chain system. As part of our team you will receive requirements directly from key users of the product in order to ensure proper fulfillment of the company’s objectives.

For our office in Sofia, we are looking for a Java Developer who will help us develop the necessary functionalities and ensure that they are operating without incidents in a large data environment. The ideal candidate for this position is proactive, self-directed, team player and most of all passionate about software development.

Do you want to be part of our story in changing the logistic business?

What you will do?

  • Design and implement new features and enhance existing functionalities according to business specifications;
  • Ensure that your code meets software development and quality standards and fits into the continuous release process;
  • Optimize the application in order to support work with large amounts of data;
  • Participate in the whole sprint process for product development.

What do you need in order to fit?

  • Minimum 2-3 years of experience in software development with JAVA;
  • Fluency in Java SE, Java 8; Experience with Enterprise frameworks Spring, J2EE
  • Fluency in OOP, Common Design Patterns and APIs; Java 8
  • Solid knowledge Class-loading, Memory Management, Transaction management
  • Excellent understanding of relational databases; Oracle experience is a plus;
  • Fluency in native SQL; Experience with standard ORM frameworks;
  • Experience in Test-driven development;
  • Experience with Agile software development methodologies will be considered as an advantage.

And preferably:

  • Functional, Dynamic and Low-latency programming
  • Workflow management
  • Good command of Regular Expressions;
  • Extensive experience with: Maven, Gradle, GIT
  • Remoting: JMX, RESTful, Message Brokers;
  • Application Server setup and tuning: JBOSS, Glassfish, etc.

How we will measure your success?

  • Timely delivery of the developed solutions;
  • Excellent documentation;
  • Providing optimal solutions and appropriate implementation of the software;
  • Satisfaction of key end-users.

Why it is good for you to be part of DHL ESS story?

  • You will have the opportunity to be part of the family of one the best employers in the world;
  • You will be part of a highly competent, friendly and very supportive team
  • We want you to have a work-life balance and that’s why we offer you flexible working hours and home office;
  • We care about your health and that’s why we provide you with private health insurance and additional days off for each year you are with us;
  • We want you to benefit from one of the best packs of food vouchers on the market;
  • We care for your life and that’s why we will provide you with life insurance;
  • We want you to continue growing professionally and we will support your career development with trainings and growth opportunities;
  • You will have the opportunity to be the change you want to see in the world by improving lives and connecting people;

We will be happy to meet with competent Java developers interested in the project to discuss what added value the project would have for them.

Does that sound to you like the story you want to be part of? Then join us now!

Be the next great talent in DHL ESS.

Thanks for all who have applied, but only shortlisted people will be contacted.

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