Senior Java Developer with Kotlin

Your Responsibilities

  • Design, implement, support, debug and test complex software solutions.
  • Lead or significantly contribute to medium-to-large feature releases; usually multi-person projects that cross engineering team boundaries.
  • Develop and support code quality solutions.
  • Collaborate closely with members of other teams throughout the release cycle.
  • Gathering and reviewing requirements.
  • Code Review.
  • Contribute to defining strategic direction, planning the roadmap, escalating issues, and synthesizing feedback to ensure team success.
  • Estimate and manage project timelines and risks.
  • Build relationships with stakeholders including customers, product managers, cross-functional partners, and external partners.

Your Skills

Must have


  • English: Fluent in Text & Speech
  • Skillful communication competence


  • 4+ years of commerical experience in backend development
  • Java/Spring Boot and the typical libraries for API development
  • PostgreSQL
  • Experience in planning and creating REST APIs
  • Git
  • Energy and commitment to create a good product
  • Interest to improve and learn continuously
  • Passionate about trying out new technologies

Nice to have

  • Language skills: German
  • Experience in AWS, OpenAPI/Swagger, Terraform, Gitlab CICD, Angular, Linux
  • Kotlin - it’s really easy to learn if you’re coming from Java!

We offer

  • Payment - At OpenResearch we strive to unite the best minds under one roof. For this reason we offer, depending on qualification and experience, very attractive salary packages for our applicants.
  • Personal growth and professional development - We strive for continuous improvement and believe that we should never stop learning. Needless to say there is a budget for training and conferences for every employee.
  • Healthy environment with drive - We live in a jovial and driven atmosphere with open communication and a positive feedback culture.

Who we are

OpenResearch (OR) is a creative engineering company full of skilled developers, architects, designers, product owners and testers with a focus on mobility and connected vehicle solutions.

We strive to live our corporate culture every day

  • Exciting, impactful and international projects with professional development opportunities.
  • Personal responsibility, trust, room for your own growth.
  • Agile working environment with a fully remote and/or hybrid model
  • Healthy working conditions and a well-functioning, driven team atmosphere.
  • Cooperative relationship with team leaders - close and direct working atmosphere.
  • Functioning culture of failure - we live a transparent communication and feedback culture.
  • Direct and short communication paths.
  • Openness for your innovative ideas.
  • Working with modern technology and high-quality IT-solutions.

We are international. We work from Austria, Germany, Kosovo and Croatia having clients and projects around the world.

Employment Type
Full time | Remote eligible
Kosovo, Prishtina
Austria, Vienna
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Our recruitment process
We try to keep our recruiting process as unbureaucratic, efficient, fast and transparent as possible to make the best use of your time and ours.
We roughly adhere to the following process, deviations can occur if it is reasonable for the positions.
Send us your CV or share your GitHub / GitLab / LinkedIn profiles.
First interview for cultural and technical (Q&A session) fit.
Technical round - coding challenge with a team colleague.
We make a salary proposal to you.
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