You will enable business by developing our in-house modern banking platform with great user experience, high reliability and security in mind to effectively address the needs of our bank’s external and internal customers;
You are a member of a cross-functional product team dealing with continuous design, analysis, planning, implementation, testing, deploying and maintenance of software systems in Bigbank and has a say on how to improve customer journey.
How you'll spend your day
Developing software through implementing user stories and covering your code with automated tests.
Ensuring that non-functional requirements are fulfilled within every implemented story.
Researching software libraries, frameworks, engines and platform approaches used.
Producing technical specifications and documenting software/database changes and releases.
Assuring high quality, seamless releases of produced software and fast resolution to live incidents.
Shaping the requirements and acceptance criteria of user stories/tasks.
Prototyping with new tools and frameworks to keep our stack fresh and nimble.
You'll be successful if
You have experience in software development on a system with real end-users.
You have a good understanding of Microservices and Rest APIs.
You are skilled at developing using JAVA.
You are skilled in both Relational and NoSQL databases.
You strive to understand the problem and propose optimal solutions.
You enjoy helping other developers and supporting them with any issue they might run into.
Things we're working on
First, we transformed from old school offices-based banking to purely digital banking. Next, we dove into the digital journeys of our customers and figured out what they need for an excellent experience. We focused on building a new Banking platform, that we just implemented in all the countries of our operations. Now, we are seeking our next challenge.
Are you interested in joining our exceptional team? These steps give you an overview of our recruitment process, but there might be variations, depending on the location or specific job position.
We will have an interview with the selected candidates. Sometimes several interviews are held with key stakeholders, depending on the position.
Homework and Tripod test
For some positions, the selected candidates are asked to complete homework and Tripod test.
Congratulations, the successful candidate will receive a job offer.
Every new hire will have their unique onboarding program, specially made for them to cover the requirements of the position.
Frequently asked questions
What are the requirements for a successful application?
When you start putting together your application for a position at Bigbank – in your CV and cover letter, please present your relevant skills, knowledge and experience and explain, how you could help to contribute to Bigbank’s success. It would be great to also get an insight into your professional competencies – specific activities, achievements and results.
We believe that successful hiring is based on shared values and cultural beliefs, so let us know, what you believe in.
Of course, remember to include your contact details, so that we could get in touch with you.
What happens after I have applied for a job?
Once you have submitted your application, you will receive an email confirmation that we have received it.
We will review the applications and select the strongest candidates for the role, who will be contacted and invited for an interview.
What is the time frame of the overall recruitment process?
Our usual hiring process takes between 4 to 8 weeks after the job opening is posted. However, there can be some exceptions, depending on various factors, including volatility of the business and market conditions.
What is the testing and background check phase?
As a responsible employer operating in financial sector and observing strict ethical norms, we usually run background and reference checks to ensure our new colleagues have a strong record of high integrity and solid recommendations.
Some positions will also include a testing phase, customized to the job position. Depending on the requirements of the role, you can expect tasks evaluating your specific skills and knowledge as well as general psychometric tests.
Do you check references without first asking candidates?
No. Even, if you provide contact details for your references in your application, we always ask for explicit permission, before contacting them.
By the way, we speak English, Estonian, Latvian, Lithuanian, Russian, Finnish and Bulgarian, so you can use any of these languages.