Junior Software Engineer - Public Websites

Software Engineering Sofia, Bulgaria


We’re Progress – we offer the best products to develop, deploy, and manage high-impact business applications. We are bold, forward-thinking innovators who build solutions that work and care about our customers. We invent and reinvent every day, work together as one, value and respect each other, and cheer our wins. Join our Public Websites team as a Junior Software Engineer in Sofia.

The Public Websites team is tasked with building and supporting all public web assets of Progress (think www.progress.com and tens of other pages). Their goal is to secure unmatched user experience across all touchpoints of the Progress online presence. To strengthen the team, we are now looking for a developer, who is passionate about writing outstanding software, has a love for solving difficult problems, enjoys learning about new technologies, and contributing to products used by thousands of people.

What you will be doing

  • Assist in building new functionalities, enhancement, and maintenance of existing ones
  • Participate in the research of the software components behind the team tasks and have a good understanding of the architecture and design of the team's products
  • Write clean, maintainable, testable, and readable code whilst adhering to the team’s coding quality standards
  • Provide realistic time estimates on tasks and assignments
  • Collaborate closely with other team members and roles, including QA engineers and product managers
  • Address customer inquiries

What you should have

  • Understanding and working knowledge of C# and ASP.NET 
  • Exposure to Web API is an advantage
  • Knowledge of relational databases (we use MS SQL Server)
  • Some knowledge of client-side JavaScript frameworks, CSS, and HTML
  • Familiar with Object-Oriented Design and Architecture, as well as Design patterns
  • Good written and spoken English
  • Eagerness and ability to learn new skills
  • Down-to-earth, creative, driven, and friendly personality

Bonus Points:

  • Working knowledge of integration of third-party systems and development of business applications is a plus
  • Experience with Node.js is a plus

So, if you can bring relevant experience and show up with energy and enthusiasm, we want to hear from you. What we offer in return is the opportunity to join a great company culture with wonderful colleagues to learn from and collaborate with and to also enjoy:

Compensation

  • Generous remuneration package
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan Enrollment

Vacation, Family, and Health

  • 30 days paid annual vacation
  • An extra day off for your birthday
  • 2 additional days off for volunteering
  • Premium healthcare and dental care coverage
  • Additional pension insurance
  • Well-equipped gym on-site with CrossFit equipment and a climbing wall
  • Co-funded Multisport card
  • Daycare Center for your little ones

Apply now!

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Together, We Make Progress

Progress is an inclusive workplace where opportunities to succeed are available to everyone. As a multicultural company serving a global community, we encourage a wide range of points of view and celebrate our diverse backgrounds. Our unique combination of perspectives inspires innovation, connects us to our customers and positively affects our communities. It is only by working together and learning from each other that we make Progress. Join us!