Senior Java Engineer, Data Integration



Software Engineering
Sofia, Bulgaria
Posted on Thursday, June 27, 2024

About Workato

Workato is the only integration and automation platform that is as simple as it is powerful — and because it’s built to power the largest enterprises, it is quite powerful.

Simultaneously, it’s a low-code/no-code platform. This empowers any user (dev/non-dev) to painlessly automate workflows across any apps and databases.

We’re proud to be named a leader by both Forrester and Gartner and trusted by 7,000+ of the world's top brands such as Box, Grab, Slack, and more. But what is most exciting is that this is only the beginning.

Why join us?

Ultimately, Workato believes in fostering a flexible, trust-oriented culture that empowers everyone to take full ownership of their roles. We are driven by innovation and looking for team players who want to actively build our company.

But, we also believe in balancing productivity with self-care. That’s why we offer all of our employees a vibrant and dynamic work environment along with a multitude of benefits they can enjoy inside and outside of their work lives.

If this sounds right up your alley, please submit an application. We look forward to getting to know you!

Also, feel free to check out why:

  • Business Insider named us an “enterprise startup to bet your career on”

  • Forbes’ Cloud 100 recognized us as one of the top 100 private cloud companies in the world

  • Deloitte Tech Fast 500 ranked us as the 17th fastest growing tech company in the Bay Area, and 96th in North America

  • Quartz ranked us the #1 best company for remote workers

We are looking for a Senior Java Developer to join our growing Data Integration team. In this role, you will be collaborating with Product Management, CCE and Infrastructure teams to deliver Data Integration features.

Ongoing projects:

  • Database bridge (work with major databases using JDBC)

  • Asynchronous queries
  • Data pipelines (ETL/ELT use cases)

  • Kafka, JMS and RabbitMQ connectivity
  • CDC triggers (database change tracking)

  • Data Insights (analytics and anomaly detection)


  • Design and implement components of Workato database connectivity: data connectors, connection pools, request routers, database bridges, etc.

  • Work with SRE and Infrastructure teams to improve backend reliability and troubleshoot production issues

  • Design and implement components of Workato messaging connectivity: connectors and message routers for Kafka, JMS, RabbitMQ and Amazon SQS

  • Design and implement components of Workato Data Insights (data analytics)

  • Perform code and architecture reviews

  • Support continuous improvement by investigating alternatives and technologies and presenting these for architectural review

  • Contribute to all phases of the development lifecycle

  • Facilitate knowledge sharing and cross-team communication

  • Write well-designed, testable, efficient code

  • Establish a long-term strategy for feature and performance testing

  • Ensure designs are in compliance with specifications.


Technical Skills

  • BS/MS degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related subject

  • 10+ years of industry experience

  • Experience in building, deploying and troubleshooting production-grade systems

  • Proficiency with Core Java

  • Experience with Relational Databases, SQL and JDBC (one of Oracle, PostgreSQL, SQL Server, etc.)

  • Experience with test-driven development.

Optional Requirements

  • Technical leadership experience

  • Experience working with Docker and other isolation technologies

  • Experience working with Kubernetes and public cloud infrastructure providers (AWS/Azure/Google Cloud/Heroku)

  • Experience with automated performance testing is a plus

  • Experience in related fields (DevOps, PKI, distributed systems, data replication, etc)

  • Experience with dynamic languages (Groovy, Ruby, Javascript) is a plus

  • Understanding messaging systems like Kafka and JMS is a plus

  • Experience in building/deploying REST APIs is a plus.