Poland Hybrid

Senior Backend Java Developer



Ciklum is looking for a Senior Backend Java Developer with Adobe Experience Manager Expertise to join our team full-time in Kraków.

We are a custom product engineering company that supports both multinational organizations and scaling startups to solve their most complex business challenges. With a global team of over 4,000 highly skilled developers, consultants, analysts and product owners, we engineer technology that redefines industries and shapes the way people live.

About the role

As a Senior Backend Java Developer, become a part of a cross-functional development team engineering experiences of tomorrow.

Join a leading global technology center, dedicated to providing specialized services and driving innovation in the banking industry. You will join a highly skilled team of professionals responsible for building and maintaining modern banking products.

This position features a hybrid work model that seamlessly integrates remote flexibility with a minimum of two days per week at our Krakow office, providing the opportunity for potential relocation to Krakow.


  • Design and deliver high-performing digital platforms, including mobile and web solutions
  • Develop new systems and re-design current applications to enhance performance and user experience
  • Develop microservices for customer-facing applications
  • Continuously innovate and seek new methods to tackle complex technical challenges in distributed systems
  • Collaborate effectively across teams and domains, fostering a high performing and honest work environment
  • Follow high standards of code quality and data integrity, encourage best practices, and support continuous improvement efforts
  • Create and manage workflows in Adobe Experience Manager (AEM)
  • Deploy microservices to cloud environments, particularly AWS


  • Over 4 years of experience building performant and sophisticated applications for data-intensive domains
  • Proficiency in Java with experience in Spring Boot, MVC, JSON, and REST
  • Strong understanding of Java Servlets and Object-Oriented Programming
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience working with Java-based Web Content Management/Digital Platforms, specifically Adobe Experience Manager (AEM)
  • Experience in designing and developing RESTful APIs
  • Familiarity with NoSQL databases
  • Proven experience in developing microservices for customer-facing applications
  • Experience in deploying cloud microservices on AWS
  • Proven foundation in software engineering process & standard methodologies (unit testing, build automation, continuous integration)
  • Proficient in using code versioning tools like Git


  • Knowledge in both building but also operating a service: CI/CD deployments, monitoring and alerting (Grafana, Prometheus, Splunk), Kubernetes-based deployments, infrastructure as code and provisioning tools (Terraform)
  • Strong understanding of software development lifecycle and best practices
  • Keen eye for detail and design
  • Familiarity with agile development methodologies
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, comfortable working in a large software business
  • Proactive in taking initiative and ownership of projects, with clear communication and precision in execution

What's in it for you

  • Care: your mental and physical health is our priority. We ensure comprehensive company-paid medical insurance, life insurance and Multisport card
  • Tailored education path: boost your skills and knowledge with our regular internal events (meetups, conferences, workshops), Udemy license, language courses and company-paid certifications
  • Growth environment: share your experience and level up your expertise with a community of skilled professionals, locally and globally
  • Flexibility: Own your schedule – you are the one to decide when to start your working day. Just dont miss your regular team stand-up
  • Opportunities: we value our specialists and always find the best options for them. Our Internal Mobility Program helps change a project if needed to help you grow, excel professionally and fulfill your potential
  • Global impact: work on large-scale projects that redefine industries with international and fast-growing clients
  • Welcoming environment: feel empowered with a friendly team, open-door policy, informal atmosphere within the company and regular team-building events

About us:

Join a well-established company and a strong team of professionals. 
Seize the perks of global opportunities, local approach and start-up spirit. 
Boost your skills with modern stacks and industry-leading clients!
Enjoy what you do, do what you enjoy!

Be bold, not bored!

Experiences of tomorrow. Engineered together

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We would love to get to know you! Submit your application. Can’t wait to see you at Ciklum.


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