Senior Java Engineer

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The opportunity

Think Forward! Our purpose is to empower people to stay a step ahead in life and in business. We are leading the bank industry in maximizing the many opportunities of new technologies. If you are incredibly excited, like we are, about tech and the great potential of it, we might have an irresistible job for you!

The team

Real Estate Finance (REF) is a part of ING that manages commercial real estate loans. One of its applications is called REF Portal, a customer facing application that provides to the clients an optimal insight into their loan and real estate data, support customer processes and give access to third party services and goods.

Roles and responsibilities

We are looking for a Senior Java Engineer to be part of the squad that maintains REF Portal. We expect that this engineer is able to implement changes while keep the “business running”, support the application regarding changes and disruptions, so risk & security guidelines become an important part of your work. You are free to come up with solutions and you know how to communicate with risk management departments within ING. Knowledge about IT Risk Management (access mgt, password vault, access checks, penetration test, Uat, Fat etc.), compliancy rules, Pipelines. Knowledge of ING risk & compliance policies are an advantage.

How to succeed

We hire smart people like you for your potential. Our biggest expectation is that you’ll stay curious. Keep learning. Take on responsibility. In return, we’ll back you to develop into an even more awesome version of yourself.

  • Java 8+ and all its features

  • APIs life cycle management

  • Rest-API, Micro-Services architecture, dispersion services, scalability, DevOps approach

  • Spring Boot and other Spring modules (Spring core, Spring JDBC and JPA). Also, ING offers a collection of Spring Boot modules, called Merak. You’ll need those too.

  • Moderate knowledge on Unix, SQL

  • Experience in Git ,Maven and Gradle

  • Azure cloud knowledge and Docker experience

  • Able to create and support CI/CD pipeline for your project

  • Strong in Design Patterns and Restful webservices

  • Experience in SQL/Oracle queries writing and tuning (desirable)

  • Linux, tomcat

  • Design and develop automated tests. Could be any of unit, integration, regression, end-to-end or contract tests

  • Monitor technical debt, review, redesign, discuss and refactor existing codebase

  • Suggest, discuss and implement improvements to current design, patterns or technologies we use

Soft skills

  • Able to identify problems, analyze key information and propose the best solutions

  • Support feature engineers by translating functional analysis into technical analysis and developments, together with the parties involved

  • Open to change and working in a fast-paced and Agile environment

  • Team player

  • Able to coach junior engineers

  • Have a proven ability to bring out the best in people and drive the stakeholders and team forward

  • Have great analytical skills and have a conceptual / architectural understanding

  • Have a Growth mindset and a pragmatic thinking

  • Are able to bring all ideas/opinions to one conclusion to help make decisions

  • Are up to date with new technology and have a deep understanding of when to use it

  • Are humble in approach and not afraid to be wrong

  • Are proud of what you do and enjoy sharing this with your external network

  • Are experienced in Agile methodologies

  • Are fluent in English speaking and writing

  • Fluency in Dutch is an asset

Rewards & benefits

Rewards and benefits

We want to make sure that it’s possible for you to strike the right balance between your career and your private life. You can find out more about our employment conditions at

The benefits of working with us at ING include:

• A salary tailored to your qualities and experience

• 24-27 vacation days depending on contract

• Pension scheme

• 13th month salary

• Individual Savings Contribution (BIS), 3.5% of your gross annual salary

• 8% Holiday payment

• Personal growth and challenging work with endless possibilities

• An informal working environment with innovative colleagues

• Work Agile, so new ideas come to life faster


Contact Pierre Julien Dechassat in our Tech recruitment Team for more information about this role. Want to apply directly? Please upload your CV and motivation letter by clicking the “Apply” button.

About us

With 57,000 employees and operations in approximately 40 countries, there is no shortage of opportunities for people with initiative who want to help people take a step ahead in life and in business. Do you want to work at the cutting edge of what’s possible and at the same time ensure you work with integrity and hold the customer’s interests at heart? Do you want to be surrounded by progressive, inspiring, diverse and supportive colleagues? Then there is no better place to invest your talents than at ING. Join us. Apply today.

Vacature informatie

Organisatie: ING

Locatie: Amsterdam

Opleidingsniveau: WO

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