Albarraque, Portugal


Information Technology



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Be a part of a revolutionary change At PMI, we’ve chosen to do something incredible. We’re totally transforming our business and building our future on smoke-free products with the power to improve the lives of a billion smokers worldwide. With huge change, comes huge opportunity. So, wherever you join us, you’ll enjoy the freedom dream up and deliver, better, brighter solutions and the space to move your career forward in endlessly different directions. PMI’s journey to a smoke-free future is fueled by technology. The total transformation we’re going through means that there are unique IT projects here to match all levels of skills and ambitions – from pace-setting global pilot projects to vital local updates. Whether you want to pursue a personal passion or build an international career, there’s space here to develop in any number of directions. To join us in IT you’ll need to be driven and equally happy whether you’re taking the strategic view or diving deep into processes. We'll make sure you're set up to succeed whatever your project is, our culture is agile and collaborative, and we genuinely believe our people are some of the best you’ll ever work with. We are looking for a skilled and passionate Back End Software Engineer to join our Centre of Excellence to build and scale effective software solutions for IT OPS Domain. PMI IT Operations domain is composed of Manufacturing and Supply Chain clusters that globally supports the production and the distribution of our products. In this business area, we develop applications that interact with our production machines and our manufacturing and logistics execution systems (MES / LES). As a Backend Engineer in this domain, you will have the opportunity to build high value, differentiating and impactful applications that will support our factories and our retail distribution worldwide. The ideal candidate would be an enthusiastic self-starter with deep expertise in complex back end structures capable of working with different integrated systems. Who we’re looking for: • Understand product area of focus, how it fits into the overall business and sometimes makes improvements or suggestions for it • Drive alignment by having conversations based on engineering strategy and principles with your teammates when appropriate, strongly oriented towards working to the same goal as a team • Strive to be objective and continuously reflect on your own biases when making decisions, holding yourself accountable for decision and outcomes • Understand your work domain, sharing knowledge frequently with your teammates and contributes to team’s documentation, creating an organic culture for opportunities to share knowledge • Able to communicates effectively, clearly, concisely and in an audience-oriented way in written and verbal form both technical and non-technical stakeholders • Before beginning work, ensure that tasks are appropriately sized for continuous integration and incremental delivery with help from teammates and manager • Understand the importance of security, utilizing this knowledge to input on making decisions that may have security implications • Consistently design code that is aligned with the overall service architecture, utilizing abstractions and code isolation effectively • Use a systematic approach to debug issues located within a single service • Understand the testing pyramid, able to write unit tests in accordance with it, as well as higher level tests with support if required • Consistently write functions that are easily testable, easily understood by other developers, and accounts for edge cases and errors, with the ability to uses docstrings effectively <What are nice to have> • Amazon AWS's serverless technologies and microservices for our front-end, back-end, and mobile apps • Have production experience with several programming languages (C#, Java, Kotlin, Node.js with TypeScript or JavaScript) • Have experience working on a large-scale system. Making it faster, more scalable, and fault-tolerant • Know about systems architecture • Highly collaborative and you love participating in code reviews and discussions about architecture, or design • Are passionate about and experienced in software development; in particular, advanced PHP knowledge is a plus • Are knowledgeable about design patterns and testability; having experience with testing frameworks, performance testing, and unit testing is very welcome • Are thoughtful about product design, with good user experience instincts What we offer Our success depends on the men and women who come to work every single day with a sense of purpose and an appetite for progress. Join PMI and you too can: • Seize the freedom to define your future and ours. We’ll empower you to take risks, experiment and explore. • Be part of an inclusive, diverse culture, where everyone’s contribution is respected; collaborate with some of the world’s best people and feel like you belong. • Pursue your ambitions and develop your skills with a global business – our staggering size and scale provides endless opportunities to progress. • Take pride in delivering our promise to society: to improve the lives of a billion smokers. To join our growing team…