Lead Java Engineer

Ho Chi Minh city 16 November 2020

We are seeking motivated Lead Java Engineers who are passionate, results focused to take accountability for the design and delivery of Microservices that will be used by banking front end applications. You will be part of our delivery team and will be responsible for providing technical leadership throughout all phases of the software delivery life cycle as we initiate a transformation of NAB technology.


  1. Provide hands-on leadership to the design, development, and deployment of technical solutions; 
  2. Collaborate with other NAB's technology leaders towards improving and fulfilling the NAB technical direction; 
  3. Evangelizing and promoting Java best practices; 
  4. Be passionate about Java, understanding how to implement advancement for existing or new systems; 
  5. Lead and conduct training to empower engineers on sufficient programming skills; 
  6. Design, develop, review, implement, and manage Java application code and services for the production and pre-release environments; 
  7. Design, develop, review, implement, and manage continuous integration, build management and deployment scripts, systems, and any code as required; 
  8. Participate in Agile software development, prototyping, and code review with international development teams to build scalable microservices-based products and APIs using Java technologies on AWS cloud architecture; 
  9. Understand the requirements of the customer or business and utilize this knowledge to develop applications that are consistent with this; 
  10. Work with delivery teams to achieve success through development using CI/CD and DevOps practices, processes, and tooling; 
  11. Provide robust coding practices, solid unit/component test coverage, and debugging code. 


Must have:

  1. Experience as a Lead Java designer/developer in a complex, enterprise-level development environment; 
  2. +7 years' experience working in Software Development: 
  3. Solid experience in JAVA 8+; 
  4. Solid experience in Java open source frameworks, including developing using modern frameworks, e.g. Spring Boot. 
  5. Solid experience in designing & developing RESTful APIs and microservices-based system; 
  6. Solid experience in Cloud computing and Amazon Web Services - particularly Serverless Development: 
  7. Experience in Containers (ECS, Kubernetes, Docker) and FaaS (AWS Lambda) technologies. 
  8. Solid DevOps and Continuous Delivery skillset: 
  9. Experience in modern CI/CD pipelines and tools (e.g. Git, Ansible, Jenkins, Gradle, NPM, Gradle). 
  10. Solid experience in Agile development environments; 
  11. Well-versed in writing structured, well-documented, maintainable, and clean code; 
  12. Excellence in problem-solving and analytical skills; 
  13. Experience in leading and coaching at least one software engineering team on multiple projects; 
  14. Strong understanding of standard Software Engineering processes, Testing, and Agile methodology; 
  15. Strong understanding of secure coding practices and application security; 
  16. Strong English communication skills (both verbal & written), especially in the global software development environment; 

Nice to have:

  1. Experience in the Banking or Financial Services industry; 
  2. Experience in JavaScript frameworks, specifically React.js and Node.js; 
  3. Any additional certification or training in IT, Business, Computer Science, or related area; 


  1. Very competitive remuneration package
  2. Generous private family healthcare for yourself and two family members
  3. A solid team behind you - great people who love what they do
  4. The pleasant, enthusiastic, international work environment
  5. Opportunity for traveling & training in Australia
  6. A brand new & state of the art Agile office
  7. Latest technologies, flexible working hours
  8. A promising training and career path
  9. Fun team activities & outing
  10. English learning with native English teachers
  11. And many more to come.


NAB is undergoing an exciting "Cloud First" technology transformation by taking advantage of the latest tools and techniques used by leading technology and digital companies globally. But it’s not just about the Tech, we are also investing heavily in our people, so if you have an appetite to learn, grow and elevate others around you, this is the place for you!


We naturally also provide a very competitive remuneration package but a career with us is about a lot more than money. We believe in people with ideas and dreams, and we want you to achieve your aspirations. We'll work together to deliver exceptional products and outcomes that push the limits of our own aspirations. Our passion for creating value and exceeding our customers' expectations means we're constantly striving to redefine our standards of excellence. You'll have our backing to develop and our encouragement to explore, realize, and reach your full potential.

If this excites you, let's have a chat over a cup of coffee!

NAB, Australia's largest business bank, partnered with PYCOGroup to launch VDC - its #1 Technology Development Center in Ho Chi Minh City.

About NAB

NAB is Australia's largest business bank and has been around for 160 years helping small, medium and large businesses with their money. Today, NAB has more than 30,000 people, serving 9,000,000 customers at more than 900 locations in Australia, New Zealand and around the world.

NAB has funded some of the most important infrastructures in communities – including schools, hospitals, and roads. And do it in a way that’s responsible, inclusive and innovative.


PYCOGROUP is a digital consulting and software development company, a global team of passionate consultants and engineers who deliver result-driven digital solutions since 1999. PYCO offers 360° digital expertise and services through onsite consulting and distributed development solutions. It is also recognized as the #1  BOT ( Build, Operate, Transfer) specialist in Vietnam where it has been building teams and development centers for its partners for more than 15 years.



Do you recognize yourself in this role? And, are you willing to shape the future of the digital world with us?
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The offered candidates will have opportunities to receive an attractive Tet sign-on bonus.
(Joining date & working commitment terms will be applied)



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