Senior Java Software Engineer (Software Security)

A custom development company, MentorMate is a design and software powerhouse with mature and established practices in Enterprise Web & Mobile Development, Technical Architecture, Human-Centered Design, Cloud & DevOps, Advanced Data Мanagement & Analytics. As a top engineering employer, run by engineers, MentorMate provides challenging careers in a friendly, people-oriented environment. We value our employees and share our success through competitive pay and benefits, advancement opportunities, and flexible working models.

About the project

Our Java team is looking for a Senior level Software Engineer to join a challenging project in the software security domain, the purpose of which is the protection of software products from hacker attacks. Using a set of tools, the platform allows continuous monitoring throughout the software development cycle, automating the identification of vulnerabilities in the code. This position requires a strong hands-on developer who will fully participate in the software development process – design, development, unit testing, and technical documentation.

  • Develop new functionalities and enhance existing components
  • Mentor other developers and participate in code reviews
  • Review and analyze business requirements and provide a technical perspective on approach, risk, and estimated development time
  • Produce high-quality code implementing all security principles
  • Participate successfully in an established daily Scrum process and communicate frequently with clients and subject matter experts
Technical requirements
  • 4+ years of professional experience with Java
  • Experience in database design and implementation - MySQL, PostgreSQL, Oracle, MS SQL
  • Knowledge of Docker and/or Kubernetes
  • Experience with RabbitMQ
  • Strong knowledge and/or experience with JVM
  • Experience with AWS
  • Experience with Spring framework
An advantage would be
  • Experience with microservices architecture
  • Experience with Hibernate
  • Good understanding of CI/CD
  • Experience with JUnit
Other requirements
  • Excellent written and verbal English
  • Experience with SCRUM development methodology
  • Ability to work both independently and in a team environment
  • Proactive attitude towards problem solving
  • Ability to effectively manage relationships with clients
  • BS/MS Degree in Computer Science or equivalent is a plus
Let’s work together
Available for the following work models:
Offices in Sofia, Varna, Plovdiv, Veliko Tarnovo, Ruse
We offer

Career Development

  • Professional growth in a global company
  • Meaningful enterprise projects
  • Latest technologies to choose from
  • Work side-by-side with top engineers
  • Challenging problems to solve
  • A career path with regular salary increases
  • Individual learning budget
  • Internal technical and soft skills trainings
  • Leadership program
  • Business English classes

Work & Life Balance

  • Remote or hybrid working model
  • Five offices in Bulgaria to work from
  • Additional paid time off for loyal employees
  • Regular team gatherings
  • Employee Referral program
  • Gamification incentive program
  • State-of-the-art offices
  • Internal communities of interest
  • Charity and volunteer activities
  • Diverse working environment
  • Metro Station next to the office (Sofia)
  • MentorBikes to use

Flexible Benefits

  • Additional health and dental insurance
  • Investment savings account plan
  • Additional voluntary pension insurance
  • Different types of insurances to choose from
  • Takeaway wallet for your favorite meals
  • Multisport card
  • Pulse SPA & Fitness card (Sofia & Plovdiv)
  • Covered transport expenses
  • Parking (Sofia)

Career Path

Intern Level
Junior Level
Regular Level
Senior Level
Lead / Architect Level
Manager / Principal Level

Let’s Work Together