Madrid, ES

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Hi, we’re Nexthink. We’re not just the leader in the digital employee experience category, we invented the category. Our solutions combine real-time analytics, automation and employee feedback across all endpoints to help IT teams delight people at work. Our cloud-native platform pinpoints issues and solutions, automates response, and helps companies continuously improve their employees’ experience, making them more productive, efficient, and happy at work. We have millions of endpoints deployed, we’ve surpassed $190M in ARR, and we’ve recently secured $180M in Series D financing for a company valuation of $1.1B, but we’re just getting started. 


Job Description

We are looking for a skilled Java Senior Software Engineer with a strong desire to learn and innovate – you help challenge the status quo and are eager to develop new skills to help Nexthink stay on the leading edge of digital employee experience. The candidate shall be heavily motivated by both the product and the technology stack.

Nexthink’s mission is to delight people at work, and your contributions will impact the work-life of millions of workers. As a Senior Software Engineer at Nexthink, we expect you to have a decisive business impact while also ensuring that the delivered software is of the highest quality, fulfilling both functional and non-functional requirements. You will participate in all stages of software development and collaborate with different teams.

You are highly motivated, result-driven, and detail-oriented. You have a high sense of product ownership and consider your work done only after getting results on user behaviour and business metrics. You constantly learn and are willing to share and help others grow. You are familiar with the concepts and patterns described in the Reactive Manifesto, and terms such as strong vs eventual consistency, bulkheading, and circuit breaker are your bread and butter. You are pragmatic, flexible, open to feedback, accountable, and a team player.

This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to be part of an extremely dynamic, Silicon Valley-like unicorn company. We look forward to meeting you!


  • Design, implement, test, deliver and maintain Nexthink product’s features.
  • Proactively collaborate with Product Management, Designers, and all types of Engineering stakeholders to maintain a high bar for quality in a fast-paced, iterative environment.
  • Advocate for improvements to product, security, and performance.
  • Solve technical problems that have a large scope, complexity, and business impact.
  • Craft code that meets our standards for style, maintainability, and best practices.
  • Maintain and advocate for these standards through code review.
  • Recognize impediments to our efficiency as a team ("technical debt"), propose and implement solutions.
  • Ship complex features and improvements.
  • Handle L3 support requests (together with the rest of the team).
  • Work with the agile iterative/incremental mindset and best practices and participate actively in the different ceremonials.


  • B.S. or Master in Computer Science (or related discipline).
  • 5+ years of experience in software development with a strong execution mindset.
  • Outstanding OO & Functional programming skills.
  • Proficient with Java or another JVM language.
  • Experience owning a project from concept to production, including proposal, discussion, and execution.
  • Practical experience developing RESTful APIs in distributed systems
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills.
  • Self-motivated and self-managing, with excellent organizational skills.
  • Positive and solution-oriented mindset.
  • Professional-level English spoken and written.

Valued optional experience

  • Experience with Java Spring Boot/Micronaut.
  • Experience with Docker, Kafka (or other message brokers), and Kubernetes.
  • Experience with DBMS (e.g. ClickHouse).
  • Experience with orchestration tools (e.g. Ansible, Terraform).
  • Expertise in at least one cloud platform (e.g. Azure, AWS, Google Cloud).
  • Experience with NoSQL databases.
  • Contribution to open-source projects.

Additional Information

We are a fast-paced growing company, and we are hiring and growing a lot in our Madrid office. If you are looking for a change and like a nice atmosphere, lots of challenges, and having fun while working, this is a great opportunity for you!

  • Permanent Contract and a competitive compensation package (Stock Options also included)
  • Private Health Insurance (Sanitas) and monthly restaurant tickets (Edenred) will be entirely covered by us.
  • Up to 25 EUR per month for a gym subscription.
  • Flexible retribution plan for kindergarten & transport tickets. 
  • Flexible Hours and unlimited vacation (employees have unlimited paid time off on top of the 23 days of holidays we offer).
  • We reimburse up to 50% of the cost of English & Spanish classes.
  • Amazing centrally located offices near the Bernabeu Stadium.
  • Fresh fruit, cookies, and occasionally some soft drinks as well. 
  • Regular company and team events like Pizza talks, Team Building activities, Christmas parties, hosting Meetups at the office and more! (COVID permitting).
  • We offer a relocation package to people who are coming from another country.

We are 900+ employees strong in 21 countries across 8 different time zones speaking 60+ languages. We are positive, we get things done, we keep growing, and we are one team, we are Nexthink. We believe actions are stronger than words when it comes to diversity, inclusion, and equity in the workplace. Nexthinkers are multinational and multilingual, and come from all walks of life. We are committed to hiring a genuinely representative workforce that can create solutions and foster innovation for the modern digital employee experience.

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