Senior Java developer

Reykjavik, Iceland

Torshavn, Faroe Islands

Deadline: Jan 24, 2020


We are looking for an experienced java developer to our office in Reykjavik, Iceland or Torshavn, Faroe Islands to build upon and develop our backend applications. Working at Globe Tracker means you are working on something exciting: the future of global supply chain.

Your responsibilities

  • Maintain and optimize codebase for current systems 
  • Develop new software 
  • Migrating the applications to cloud platform 
  • Active member of companywide architecture group 
  • Provide code reviews for fellow developers 

Ways of working

We work in small development teams of about 3-4 people. We want to ensure independent decision-making within the teams thus we focus on minimal overhead and bureaucracy. Teams are responsible for deployment and ensuring stable operations of own services.

What we offer

  • Competitive compensation package 
  • Flexible working hours and Work life balance 
  • Highly skilled co-workers to spar with 
  • Laptop of choice 

Tooling and Tech stack

  • Java, Spring Framework, JavaScript/CoffeScript 
  • AWS (SQS, RDS, DynamoDB, ECR, S3)  
  • Slack, Git, IntelliJ, Jira
  • Kubernetes, Docker
  • CodeFresh, ArgoCD
  • Postgress, MySQL, Kafka, InfluxDB
  • Instana, Grafana


You must have strong Java qualifications with professional experience of at least 3 years. Apart from Java we do not require that you are proficient in all areas of our tech stack if you have solid experience as a developer and have an eagerness to learn and know how to leverage your experience across technology stacks and languages. 

Experience with frontend development is a plus. 

Computer science degree or similar experience as developer is required. 

For more information about the job please contact:

Freyr Jonasson
Director of software development


Brian Bischoff
Director of software
Mobile: +298 522244

About Globe Tracker

Globe Tracker is a leading supplier of reefer management solutions.

Recently Globe Tracker secured an order with Hapag-Lloyd, the world’s fifth largest shipping company, to equip their 100.000 reefer containers with Globe Tracker’s IoT solution.

Globe Tracker is a remote friendly workplace with main offices in the Faroe Islands, Iceland and Florida (USA).

With the growing number of large orders and customers, Globe Tracker is looking to grow the software development and design capabilities.

At Globe Tracker innovation is our trademark. As a young and dynamic company, with multinational customers and staff working around the world, Globe Tracker is an exciting place to work and offers the opportunity to grow with the company.

Application and CV are to be sent to


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