Backend Engineer



Software Engineering
Pune, Maharashtra, India
Posted on Friday, May 24, 2024
AppZen is the leader in autonomous spend-to-pay software. Its patented artificial intelligence accurately and efficiently processes information from thousands of data sources so that organizations can better understand enterprise spend at scale to make smarter business decisions. It seamlessly integrates with existing accounts payable, expense, and card workflows to read, understand, and make real-time decisions based on your unique spend profile, leading to faster processing times and fewer instances of fraud or wasteful spend. Global enterprises, including one-third of the Fortune 500, use AppZen’s invoice, expense, and card transaction solutions to replace manual finance processes and accelerate the speed and agility of their businesses. To learn more, visit us at
We are looking for Java Engineers to extend our existing applications and to create new applications. In this role, you will develop technology solutions that are scalable, relevant, and critical to our company’s success. We believe in building the right product, we believe in using best practices, we believe in everybody's input. You will help drive us to a continuously delivered microservice environment.

Roles & Responsibilities :

  • Write well designed, clean, efficient code backed by unit tests
  • Develop scalable, lasting technology solutions
  • Abide by coding standards and guidelines
  • Build for security and performance
  • Work well in an Agile/Scrum environment (done the right way)
  • Maintain a high standard of work quality and encourage others to do the same
  • Energetic individual with enthusiasm to learn new tools, technologies & processes

Must haves :

  • Experience: 3 to 4 years of professional experience in Java development.
  • Proficiency in Java: Strong knowledge of Java SE, including collections, multithreading, exception handling, and Java 8 features (lambdas, streams, etc.).
  • Frameworks and Libraries: Hands-on experience with Spring Framework (Spring Boot, Spring MVC, Spring Security)
  • Web Technologies: Experience with building RESTful web services.
  • Databases: Proficiency in SQL and experience with databases such as MySQL, PostgreSQL.
  • Problem-Solving: Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Communication: Excellent communication skills and the ability to work collaboratively in a team environment.
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field required; master’s degree is a plus

Good to have:

  • Tools and Technologies: Familiarity with build tools (Maven), version control (Git), and continuous integration/continuous deployment (CI/CD) pipelines.
  • Docker, Kubernetes, AWS, microservice architecture