Goodyear. More Driven.
We are currently looking for Java full stack developer (J2EE, Database, Reporting, Interfacing) to join our Global Technology IT team in Luxembourg.
Global Technology IT is working on software challenges related to Tire technology development. You will have the opportunity to work on fascinating integration challenges involving manufacturing and R&D systems.
You will work according using Lean / Agile methodologies and in close collaboration with our business partners. This means work assignments may arrive in a less than detailed fashion;
requiring further investigation and creativity. You must be able to apply knowledge of current technologies and methodologies with business subject matter to develop potential technical solutions.
On this position you will :
Maintain, modify and support existing and new application, sub-system or 3rd party components (analysis, programs, processes, configuration);
all the while working within a larger system scope.
Navigate through the various DB tables to support investigations.
Perform Oracle DB or Java code updates required for solving issues or implementing new features.
Challenge the solutions in place and leverage modern techniques (message queues, API, low code ) to modernize our systems.
Champion software development and DevOps best practices (version control, CI / CD, )
Perform technology watch and identify opportunities
The candidate will also be a key contact person in the team for our business partners and other IT organizations (manufacturing, corporate, ) and as such will :
Help business partners build processes and strategy by describing the system as-is
Align the solution architecture to meet business expectations (as-is vs to-be)
Perform periodic business review to check status of the ongoing activities
Following with the different priorities using a Kanban approach.
To join our team you will need :
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, MIS, Engineering or equivalent experience.
You are fluent in English. Knowledge of French or German is an asset.
4-6 years of experience in applying current information technology to specific areas of business.
Proven track record of Oracle SQL database or similar usage. Must be able to create, maintain and troubleshoot database objects such as advanced queries, stored procedures, views and triggers.
Specific knowledge of the following information technology toolsets : JAVA (J2EE (EJB, Spring or similar), JPA or similar ORM, Knowledge of common design patterns (VMC,MVP, ), Junit.,
Experience working with message queues (ActiveMQ) and SOA (Rest APIs and SOAP webservices)
Fair understanding of Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA) for legacy applications. The incumbent should be able to reverse engineer and troubleshoot VBA macro written by citizen developers.
Provide guidance on using robust technologies like web services, message queues, microservices
Experience working in an Agile environment, developing user stories and managing backlogs
Nice to have :
Good command of the following modern software development best practices : Jira, Source control (Git), CI / CD, Sonar, Test Driven Development.
Desire to learn and start using modern low code / no code technologies such as Talend, Mendix, Outsystems.
Specific knowledge of both Windows and Linux operating systems
Sufficient knowledge of the ITIL practices (Incident, Problem & Change Management)
Developing an understanding of business process area supported; continued growth in understanding company culture and business practice.
Skills & Qualifications :
You have a knack for application modernization, refactoring and technical debt reduction.
You work semi-independently with specified objectives, through interaction with supervisors and stakeholders. Customer relationships should begin to develop through delivery of stable working solutions and follow-up.
You have basic organizational, communication and time management skills and ability to complete assignments on time and with minimal error.
You are an active team member, practice effective listening skills and effective collaboration skills.
You achieve all information technology objectives through use of approved standards and guidelines. Completed work must be reviewed for conformance to standards, timeliness and efficiency.
Goodyear is one of the world’s largest tire companies. It employs about 72,000 people and manufactures its products in 55 facilities in 23 countries around the world.
Its two Innovation Centers in Akron, Ohio and Colmar-Berg, Luxembourg strive to develop state-of-the-art products and services that set the technology and performance standard for the industry.
For more information about Goodyear and its products, go to www.goodyear.com / corporate.