Jira Developer

Our client is one of the leading global market infrastructure providers. They provide trading, clearing, settlement, market data distribution and other services for a broad range of asset classes (securities, derivatives, FX…).


What would you do?

  • You design, develop, customize and maintain our Jira based tooling, incl. the Jira REST API (with connections to other internal applications) and Environment to meet our long-term business needs.
  • You use scripted fields to extend Jira functionality to meet organizational goals.
  • You evaluate, recommend, and implement scripts or Jira plug-ins as they fit into integration workflows.
  • You troubleshoot and debug across Jira and integrated systems.
  • You ensure all code is testable, create unit tests, and work with quality engineers to develop integration tests.

What makes you relevant for the role?

  • An Engineering degree in Computer Science, IT, Software System or equivalent work experience in the field
  • Preferably 3 – 5 years of proven professional experience in Jira Development using Jira REST API and/or Jira Market Place Plug-Ins & JSON
  • Significant programming experience in at least one of Python, Groovy, Java, Go and/or equivalent
  • Strong ability in understanding and modifying existing codebases
  • Experienced in writing unit tests and creating mock modules
  • Good knowledge with SQL databases (MySQL, PostgreSQL, MsSQL)
  • Knowledge of software development lifecycle; preferably with understanding of Scrum
  • Experience with using Git as a source code versioning system
  • Experience using GitHub or GitLab for repository management, pull requests, code reviews etc
  • Good in applying software design patterns (GoF & Co)
  • Knowledge of Shell Scripting
  • Applying Security by Design using security best practices, encryption where necessary, avoiding common sources of vulnerabilities etc.
  • Excellent understanding and proven hands on experience in maintaining and supporting JIRA workflows, permission schemes, notification schemes, screen schemes, etc.
  • Strong ability in analysing the existing plug-in code and modify the same for business needs
  • Strong ability to write new scripts or plug-ins for Jira
  • Familiarity with Unix/Linux administration
  • Strong analytical skills, able to understand abstract functionalities from specifications

What an interview process would look like?

  • Interview with HR representative
  • Technical interview with our client representative
  • When you are successful – welcome on board, and we will take care of the rest!

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Adéla Vlková

Adéla Vlková

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