Senior Java Infrastructure Engineer / Codewise
07.03.2016 PLJUG


We’re hiring!
A Senior Java Infrastructure Engineer

About you

You are looking to join a small, highly intelligent team where your voice is heard – where personal growth is off the charts. You are comfortable building software that handles thousands of requests per second. You want to experience what it is to live in the cloud instead of only read about “the cloud” as a hype term. You want to experience continuous delivery, not only read about it in industry pubs. You want to be part of a human knowledge exchange. You are $#%&% tired of corporate bureaucracy and outdated technology. Sound like you… keep reading.


About the company

Codewise is a young and exciting internet start-up based in the center of Kraków, Poland. We pride ourselves on hiring intelligence, and have built the company around this simple strategy. We are a geeky tech marketing hub that focuses on building technology for the Internet marketing sector; focusing on traffic delivery, tracking and analytics.


About the role

We move fast, deliver new business features daily, scale as new clients and more traffic finds us. To do this efficiently, we need advanced infrastructure services. This includes, but is not limited to automated deployment pipeline, billing, monitoring, tracing, logging, job scheduling, container management, automated performance tests, Linux images tuning. We need you to be part of a new team that focuses on these aspects of our daily operations.

Based on requirements from all Codewise teams, as well as on your vision and gut feelings, you will shape tools we will use for years to come. We expect things which are technically excellent, but also pleasant to use and looking so good, that devs enjoy working with them (you will get help from our UX experts and front-end teams in that regard).

We work with open source tools developed by Spring, Netflix (e.g. Vector, Eureka), Netty, Real-Logic (Disruptor, Aeron) and we are serious about giving back to the community. We will open source a lot of tools that you will create. If nothing else, let this be a reminder that the highest of coding standards is required for this position.


Overarching goals

  • Participate in shaping long-term vision for our infrastructure services
  • Automate common infrastructure tasks to limit human intervention
  • Maintain and improve continuous delivery platform
  • Build new state of the art tracing and logging infrastructure for our growing needs
  • Ensure high code quality standards


Main roles

  • Being the central point of contact and subject matter expert when it comes to infrastructure services
  • Work closely with project Tech Leads to support product development, raising issues early
  • Design and implement scalable, maintainable infrastructure services
  • Participate in and enrich a detail oriented, collaborative culture focused on motivation and work satisfaction
  • Where applicable, ensure great user experience by focusing on detail, speed and fluency of software


Additional responsibilities

  • Help others decide upon best infrastructure solutions be it communication protocol, load balancing approach or monitoring standards
  • Help to promote Codewise among developers community
  • Stay up to date when it comes to foundational technologies such as Linux kernel improvements, logging frameworks etc. Follow their advances, bugs and fixes


We can offer

  • Competitive salary (usually ranges 12-18k gross/brutto)
  • Opportunity to work with some of the brightest minds in Poland
  • Flexible work schedule
  • Weekly team lunches
  • Private healthcare
  • The opportunity to be part of something big
  • Growth opportunities



  • Krakow, Poland


Please apply through the website

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