Java Developer/Algorithm Specialist

Mexico City, Mexico

Ranked as #12 on Forbes’ List of 25 Fastest Growing Public Tech Companies for 2017, EPAM is committed to providing our global team of over 24,000 people with inspiring careers from day one. EPAMers lead with passion and honesty, and think creatively. Our people are the source of our success and we value collaboration, try to always understand our customers’ business, and strive for the highest standards of excellence. No matter where you are located, you’ll join a dedicated, diverse community that will help you discover your fullest potential.


You are curious, persistent, logical and clever – a true techie at heart. You enjoy living by the code of your craft and developing elegant solutions for complex problems. If this sounds like you, this could be the perfect opportunity to join EPAM as a Java Developer/Algorithm Specialist. Scroll down to learn more about the position’s responsibilities and requirements.


  • Build web applications with a focus on the client side;
  • Redesign UIs, implement new UIs with back-end Java development;
  • Design and build scalable framework for web applications;
  • Explore and design dynamic and compelling consumer experiences;
  • Write unit and integration tests;
  • Perform regular code reviews.


  • At least 4 years of experience;
  • Upper-Intermediate English is essential;
  • Strong analytical thinking and ability to solve algorithmic tasks;
  • Strong OO design and OO programming skills;
  • Dependency Injection (DI) and Inversion of Control (IoC);
  • Relational database experience (Design, SQL, Transactions);
  • Solid experience working with Java Core:
    • Collections;
    • Abstract classes;
    • Interfaces;
    • Nested, anonymous and inner classes;
    • Exceptions (hierarchy, optimization, customization);
    • Servlets;
    • Multithreading;
    • Concurrency;
    • Serialization;
    • Reflections understanding.
  • Solid foundation in computer science, with strong analytical thinking and ability to solve algorithmic tasks:
    • Capable of calculating order in algorithm (Big O notation knowledge);
    • Sorting and searching algorithms;
    • Knowledge of Dynamic Programming, divide and conquer and greedy algorithms;
    • Graphs, balanced trees, binary search trees, array, linked in, stacks, etc.
  • Strong competencies in data structures & software design (Design Patterns);
  • Web application development experience;
  • Strong communication skills and capability of successful collaboration with remote cross-functional teams.

Nice to have

  • Java 8;
  • JavaScript/Angular JS/Polymer;
  • AppEngine;
  • NoSQL;
  • Google Cloud Platform / AWS;
  • Knowledge of Build managers (Maven, Ant, Graddle);
  • Experience working with cross-browser platforms;
  • Troubleshooting experience;
  • Experience with Message Queue.

We offer

  • Career plan and real growth opportunities;
  • International Mobility Plan within 25 countries;
  • Constant training, mentoring, online corporate courses, eLearning and more;
  • English classes with certified teacher;
  • Support for employee’s initiatives (Algorithms club, toastmasters, agile club and more);
  • Enjoyable working environment (Gaming room, napping area, amenities, events, sport teams and more);
  • Flexible work schedule and dress code;
  • Collaborate in a multicultural environment and share best practices from around the globe;
  • Hired directly by EPAM & 100% under payroll;
  • Law benefits (IMSS, INFONAVIT, 15 days December bonus, 25% vacation bonus);
  • Personal insurance: Life, Major medical expenses with dental & visual coverage;
  • 13 % employee savings fund;
  • Grocery coupons (added to the monthly benefits once the probation period has been passed);
  • 10 vacations days plus 2 floating days;
  • Official Mexican holidays, plus two extra holidays (December 24th & 31st);
  • Relocation bonus: transportation, 2 weeks of accommodation for you and your family and more.