Java Job: Junior Java Developer

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BNP Paribas


Lisbon - Portugal

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Java Job Details

About the job

    We're looking for a motivated Junior Java Developer to join our dynamic team! As a Junior Java Developer, you'll have the opportunity to work on exciting projects and grow your technical skills

Your Main Activities Are

    Designing, developing, testing, and deploying high-quality Java applications
    Staying up-to-date with the latest Java technologies and trends
    Assisting in the development, testing, and deployment of Java applications
    Collaborating with the senior development team to understand requirements and provide technical solutions
    Learning and following best practices for Java development
    Understanding of design & architecture principles, common data structures and algorithms complexity
    Identify and correct bottlenecks and fix bugs
    Help maintain code quality, organization, and automatization
    Staying current with the latest Java technologies and trends

Profile and Skills to Success

      Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related field is preferred
    Hard Skills:
      At least 1-2 years of experience in Java development
      Strong hands-on experience with Java (recent versions)
      Familiarity with Agile/Scrum development methodologies and tools such as JIRA and Confluence
      Experience with unit testing and continuous integration/delivery processes
      Experience with version control systems such as Git
      Good Linux user skills
      Fluency in English (both written and spoken)
    Soft Skills:
      Strong problem-solving and critical thinking skills
      Good interpersonal and communication skills, including the ability to effectively communicate technical concepts to both technical and non-technical stakeholders
      Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
      Passion for technology and a drive to continuously improve
    Additional Skills as a Plus:
      Experience in Java-core including concurrency, performance tuning, spring framework
      Familiarity with cloud computing and cloud deployment
      Portfolio showcasing relevant Java development projects (e.g. GitHub page)

We are looking for a candidate who is passionate about technology, and who is excited to work on challenging projects in a fast-paced environment

If you meet the qualifications and are ready to take on a new challenge, we would love to hear from you


Why joining BNP Paribas?

  • Leading banking institution

BNP Paribas is a leader in the Eurozone, and a prominent international banking institution with strong roots in Europe's banking history. It has a presence in 65 countries, with around 190 000 Employees – including more than 145 000 in Europe.

  • Our presence in Portugal

Since 1985, BNP Paribas was one of the first foreign banks to operate in the country. Today, the Group has around 7.100 employees across several entities operating directly in the territory, offering a wide range of integrated financial solutions to support its clients and their businesses.

  • International reach

Thanks to its international presence and regular and close collaboration among its different entities, BNP Paribas has the resources to support all clients with financing, investment, savings and protection solutions that help make their projects a success. BNP Paribas holds key positions in its three core operating divisions:

    Retail Banking, a division that brings together all of the Group’s retail activities and specialised business lines;
    Investment & Protection Services that include specialised businesses offering a wide range of savings, investment and protection services;
    Corporate & Institutional Banking division that offers tailored financial solutions for corporate and institutional clients.
  • Diversity and Inclusion commitment

BNP Paribas is an equal opportunity employer and proud to provide equal employment opportunity to all job seekers. We are actively committed to ensuring that no individual is discriminated against on the grounds of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage or civil partnership status, pregnancy and maternity/paternity, race, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation. Equity and diversity are at the core of our recruitment policy because we believe that they foster creativity and efficiency, which in turn increase performance and productivity. We strive to reflect the society we live in, while keeping with the image of our clients.

  • Commitment towards work/life balance

At BNP Paribas we care about our employees wellbeing and promote a culture of good integration between work and rest. We believe our employees have rich personal lives outside of work, being fundamental to be disconnected from work to recharge both physically and mentally. Only through this balance we may all be at our best while working.

  • Remote Working Conditions

At BNP Paribas, we embrace a Smart Working framework based on trust, autonomy and collaboration. Within this framework, eligible employees can benefit from flexible remote working modalities adapted to our hybrid working environment. To guarantee a comfortable and efficient working set-up, eligible employees are provided with both the office and home equipment, are entitled to an equipment allowance and can benefit from exclusive partnerships to purchase additional equipment at reduced prices.

To find out more on why you should join BNP Paribas visit

  • Please note that only applications submitted in English will be considered.
  • In case you are selected for this role, further documentation will be requested to support your hiring process.




Standard / Permanent




Bachelor Degree or equivalent (>= 3 years)


At least 1 year




(REF: 2301CIBIT13916)