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 in the company;
  • Hired directly by EPAM;
  • 100% under payroll;
  • Law benefits (IMSS, INFONAVIT, 15 days December, bonus, 25% vacation bonus, Mexican holidays plus December the 24th and 31st);
  • Major medical expenses insurance;
  • Dental insurance;
  • Life insurance;
  • 13 % employee savings fund;
  • Vacations starting with 10 days plus 2 floating days;
  • 30 days leave for the following purposes: maternity leave/adoption;
  • 5 days for regular paternity leave or adoption;
  • Constant training and certifications;
  • Flexible work schedule;
  • Relaxed dress code;
  • Mobility plan with our other sites (25 countries);
  • Relocation plan within México;
  • Grocery coupons. Added to the monthly benefits once the probation period has been passed successfully.