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Full Stack Developer ( Java & Kotlin )

Sydney, Australia

August 11, 2022

About Us

Roam Digital is a full-service digital consultancy. We design, build and grow successful digital products and services that millions of people all over the globe love to use.

With 14 offices across Australia, New Zealand, Singapore and the United States, we’ve become the go-to partner for some of the world’s best brands ⁠— including eBay, Commonwealth Bank of Australia, Vodafone, Disney+ and humm group, among many others.

Across every engagement, our focus is on providing high-quality solutions to facilitate success and growth for our clients. This emphasis on excellence is reflected in our culture, which is performance-driven and encourages collective learning and professional development, underpinned by diversity. We are proud of the diverse backgrounds, experiences, identities and ways of thinking represented by our Roamers, and believe it’s a key ingredient in creating the best digital experiences.

We are looking for an established Backend Java Developer with a passion for knowledge sharing and education about Java Development. You’ll be a specialist in java technology having worked in the space for at least 5 years. You’ll collaborate with our world-class product and design teams to discover where software is needed and what the best approaches to a problem might be. You’ll have the opportunity to work in many industries like finance, video games, healthcare, startups and environmental science.

Your new job

  • You can write high quality software autonomously.
  • Ideally you have about 5 years experience with Java software development
  • You’ll have a good foundation in system design, integration and API development at enterprise scale.
  • You have hands-on experience building applications for cloud infrastructure and containerisation. Our clients use many different cloud providers and experience in any provider would be great
  • Our clients use Kotlin & Java. Experience with both languages would be - beneficial but not required as long as you’re keen to learn.
  • You will have to work with both languages on projects, with a preference for Kotlin on new work.

What you know

  • You enjoy teaching more junior backend developers and have previously mentored junior developers
  • You understand the role design plays in successful products and enjoy collaborating with designers
  • You generally get the best outcomes when you collaborate with others
  • You have curiosity! You know the importance of “why?” and getting to the root cause of a problem
  • You care about quality and you understand the impact of quality on a software product
  • You have had good exposure to spring and spring boot plus automating builds, CI/CD, testing & scripting.


  • Brand new office space in Surry Hills
  • LinkedIn learning access for continued learning and development
  • Birthday leave and flexible working options to suit you
  • Great exposure to the tech scene, working with top talent in NZ and AUS web devs, mobile devs, designers, testers, product managers - so much to see, so much to learn!
  • Working with genuinely awesome, ambitious and collaborative people. A combo that is hard to find and we have 100+ of them
  • Growth and development programs
  • Health and wellbeing initiatives
  • Secondment and travel opportunities to our NZ, Singapore and US offices.

Roamers come from all walks of life, we celebrate each other’s individuality. If you have preferred pronouns, please share at any stage of the recruitment process. Your values, skills and enthusiasm for great design & technology are what we look at to guide our hiring decisions