• Wien
  • Vollzeit
  • Berufserfahrung
  • 20.11.2018

We're experts in the world's fastest growing sector - globe shopping, where consumers from one country shop in another. We introduced the world to Tax Free Shopping over 30 years ago, but now offer a range of great services to help travellers shop and spend wisely in 43 countries around the world. We work with over 270,000 of the world's favourite brands, helping businesses engage with globe shoppers. Our IT headquarter is located in Vienna and we do have offices all over the globe, we're a truly international team.


Senior JAVA Developer

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As a Developer, you will be part of the Engineering team that works on project for development and supporting of critical core JAVA application with focus on highest quality and commitment through the entire SDLC. You will collaborate on a major rebuild of our technical stack.

This highly responsible role involves offering state of the art technology solutions that will drive forward Global Blue's Tax Free Shopping and Currency Choice product offerings. You will have the opportunity to work for the market leader in its industry, work with cutting edge technology and be part of part of agile environment adaptable to whatever challenges come our way.

If you are a confident, poised, self-motivated and creative professional with passion for generating and writing clean code, which is vital to driving change, we are your next destination employer!


  • Understand business requirements, participate in requirements analysis
  • Design, develop, test, support and deploy custom desktop, web and service applications based on system requirements and architecture
  • Build application using JAVA and Spring framework to replace legacy application.
  • Research and evaluate software related technologies and products.
  • Implement best practices, standards and procedures including quality and delivery methodologies and ensure compliance with the documented software processes and procedures throughout the life cycle of software products.
  • Work in an agile Team setup together with PM and QA
  • Coordinate with enterprise architects, development leads and product managers to determine appropriate functionalities and implementation.
  • Take an active role in improvement endeavours


We are looking for an experienced engineer that has solved big challenges through ingenious ideas and execution. To do this we would like to see:

  • At least Bachelor's degree in technology-related field (e.g. Computer Science, MIS, etc.) or technical education.
  • 5+ years of experience in a professional software development work environment
  • Excellent understanding of Object Oriented Programming concepts and principles and JAVA/JAVA8 programming language skills
  • Knowledge about legacy DataFlex programming language or willingness to learn it
  • Preparedness to develop, maintain and modernize legacy software applications
  • Hands-on experience within agile software development methodologies in a multi-division processing company (international experience a strong plus) In-depth experience designing API's (SOAP / REST) and implementing services based on it
  • Experience with Testing and CI; TDD, automated unit/functional/integration testing
  • Strong understanding of Software Design Patterns and Enterprise Design Patterns, MS SQL Server skills or similar, especially in performance related areas and understanding of agile development methodologies (ideally SCRUM)
  • Strong English language skills (oral and written) in routine, technology-related work settings


  • Know-how about Pervasive Database (PSQL)
  • Knowledge about .NET/C# programming language/framework

Personal qualification

  • Independent and self-motivated personality
  • Excellent team player
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Excellent command of English in spoken and written form
  • Enjoys working in a multi-cultural environment
  • Willingness to travel (max 10%)


Global Blue offers a fast-paced, team environment. You will receive an outstanding total compensation and performance-related salary plan depending on your professional and personal qualifications. As we believe your compensation goes beyond your pay check, we offer a competitive salary plus yearly bonus, as well as a wide range of other perks and benefits:

  • Work in fast growing international company
  • Most state of the art office environment
  • Multi-cultural environment
  • Inspiring colleagues from many different countries
  • Benefits - lunch vouchers, company doctor, refreshment
  • Employee referral program
  • Teambuilding, Team events, Christmas Party


Flexible working time


Good location close to public transport

Wellbeing, company doctor, meal vouchers

Team building, party and events

Referral bonus

Challenging job

International environment

Global Blue guarantees an attractive, competitive and performance-related compensation package based on your professional and personal qualifications as well as on market-oriented salaries and, therefore, our compensation package is significantly above the stated minimum salary.

As required by Austrian federal law we are obliged to disclose the minimum annual compensation according to the respective Austrian collective agreement for this position, which amounts to EUR 36.419,46.

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Global Blue Service Company Austria

Sonstige Branchen
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Über uns

Global Blue is world's leader in transaction processing for international shopping, supporting an international network of merchants, travellers and financial institutions with following services: Tax Free Shopping (TFS): having invented the concept of TFS almost 40 years ago, we allow…