Senior Product Software Engineer - JAVA (SaaS)

Employer: Wolters Kluwer Financial Services
  • IT Software
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: 1 - 5 years of experience
  • Cluj Napoca
  • Updated at: 08.04.2020
    Short company description

    Wolters Kluwer N.V. (AEX: WKL) is a global leader in information services and solutions for professionals in the health, tax and accounting, risk and compliance, finance and legal sectors. We help our customers make critical decisions every day by providing expert solutions that combine deep domain knowledge with specialized technology and services. Wolters Kluwer reported 2017 annual revenues of €4.4billion. The company, headquartered in Alphen aan den Rijn, the Netherlands, serves customers in over 180 countries, maintains operations in over 40 countries and employs 19,000 people worldwide. Wolters Kluwer shares are listed on Euronext Amsterdam (WKL) and are included in the AEX and Euronext 100 indices. For more information about our solutions and organization, visit, follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn.

    In our specific business unit, Wolters Kluwer Governance, Risk and Compliance we possess deep insight into the industry, providing governance, risk and compliance programs and solutions to more than 15,000 financial services organizations worldwide. More than 400 in-house experts - former regulators and compliance officers, risk analysts, lawyers and financial industry specialists – embed their knowledge and expertise in every service or solution so that financial organizations can be confident they are managing their organization's Finance, Risk and Regulation needs effectively. Despite rapidly changing industry conditions, financial organizations can rest assured knowing that Wolters Kluwer is able to invest and quickly respond to market needs, with financial stability for the long term.


    Qualifications and Skill Set

    -A Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) in Computer Science
    -Good knowledge and experience with Java 8 or higher
    -Working experience in SaaS products and cloud platforms in general
    -Experience with SQL and databases (MS SQL Server or Oracle) and Hibernate
    -Familiar with application containers WebLogic, WebSphere and/or JBoss
    -Knowledge of Subversion, Jira, Confluence, TeamCity
    -Experience in agile/SCRUM environment
    -Excellent communication skills in English, written and verbal
    -Some knowledge of Test Driven Development is an asset.


    We are looking for a Senior Software Engineer with proven experience in creating Java applications in a SaaS oriented environment. Your primary focus will be building, maintaining and enhancing the Wolters Kluwer’s next-generation SaaS offering for our new regulatory software product line.

    You will be engaging with our development teams consisting out of an ideal mix of in-depth functional and technical experts. Expect a setting where Agile/SCRUM is the prevailing software development methodology with a high focus on technical expertise, communication and team dynamic.

    With this new unified regulatory platform we will be targeting our worldwide customer base which consists predominantly out of finance and banking institutions.

    Your responsibilities:

    -Develop new functionality and maintain/improve existing features
    -Design and develop high quality, high performance and secure software applications using the latest technologies, innovations and software best practices
    -Develop applications with a creative and technical mind, to overcome the additional complexity of a cloud deployment including technical features such as scaling and resilience
    -Ensure there is a user-friendly and easy to use monitoring and diagnostics toolkit
    -Leverage the functionality and capabilities provided by cloud platforms and focus on delivering business value to the customers
    -Analyse product requirements and design solutions according to company standards and techniques
    -Contribute to estimating development efforts
    -Participate in peer code reviews (using tooling), customer support etc.