Junior Java Engineer - Support Team

Kuala Lumpur, Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia · Product


We help 5 million developers make better software. We own ScriptRunner, the most downloaded App for Atlassian's flagship product - Jira. Headquartered in London, with 100+ people spread over offices in the UK, Spain, USA and Canada. We are recruiting to scale our Engineering teams in London and within say 90 minutes commute. We have a number of satellite shared offices in places like Norwich, Reading & Southampton we also have an office in Royal Leamington Spa. Come join us!

We are looking for Junior Java Engineers to help us build and maintain the next generation of Apps for the Atlassian ecosystem. You’ll write Apps for all Atlassian applications including Jira, Confluence, HipChat, Bitbucket and Bamboo.

Building upon your knowledge in Java, you will learn the Groovy scripting language (unless you already know it!) in order to guide our customers through complex scripting workflows, enabling our customers to evaluate our products and quickly understand and desire them and also understand how it will help their business. Once you are comfortable with Groovy/supporting our products, there is a potential career path leading into our Engineering team.

The team at Adaptavist is at the forefront of development, often pushing the boundaries of what is possible and experimenting with techniques and technologies. We value autonomy, mastery, practice, doing the right thing, paying down technical debt.


Must Have

  • Java coding experience
  • Strong degree of empathy for the customer experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science (or equivalent experience)
  • Ability to quickly grasp complex technical concepts and make them easily understood in text and pictures
  • Excellent written and verbal skills in English
  • Understanding of Software Development Lifecycle

  • Nice to have

  • JavaScript
  • Groovy
  • HTML5, CSS3
  • Experience working in a development team
  • Benefits

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