Middle/Senior Java Developer

About us

At ASKfm, our premise is simple: we believe questions and answers are the building blocks of conversation, self-expression, and deeper understanding. As the only global social network built on a Q&A format, we bring more than 200 million people together across more than 150 countries. Unlike other social networks, how you engage with friends and express yourself on ASKfm is done through the lens of what other people want to know. Through the natural exchange of questions and answers we aim to be a safe, fun, and engaging place for learning more about yourself, and exploring the social world around you.


ASKfm is looking for experienced Middle/Senior Java Backend Developer

What you get to do:

  • Implement new architecture part of project (WebSocket communication)
  • Maintain and develop backend for high-load project
  • Be participated in BigData department


  • Java hands-on 4+ years
  • Experience in messenger-like platform
  • Able to design and implement architecture based on WebSockets technology
  • Strong knowledge and practical experience with Redis, MySQL or PostgreSQL
  • Writes maintainable code and has experience in writing unit/integration test
  • Good knowledge of Linux
  • Good command of English

We’d like you to have: (preferred)

  • Socket.io (Java), MongoDB
  • Kafka, AWS, Docker
  • Jenkins

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