Beetroot is a Swedish provider of IT consulting services based out of Ukraine. We build teams of developers and designers from Ukraine for European, Israeli, and North American IT companies and successful start-ups. We work within an informal atmosphere based on equality, personal responsibility, and trust.
4 октября 2021

Full-Stack (Java/React) Developer

Киев, Харьков

We are looking for an experienced Full-Stack Developer with high quality and ethical standards to jump in and be a part of our engineering team.

You will work with our high-performing team to build and maintain the digital examination platform that is used by millions of examinees and test candidates every year.

Specifically, your role will be to drive the development of the core product. Along with other developers, UX designers, and data scientists, you will build delightful end-user experiences that re-invent educational assessments for the 21st century.

In our collaboration model, you will work and communicate directly with the development team on the client side.


  • Develop solid and maintainable back-end code using Java and other services: Elasticsearch, DynamoDB, Oracle DB, AWS S3, SQS, etc.
  • Write concrete and maintainable front-end code using React or similar frameworks
  • Automate tests using tools like Selenium, Junit or Jasmine
  • Rapidly solve problems and x bugs
  • Collaborate with business analysts to translate business requirements into technical requirements
  • Participate in on-call rotation, Promote knowledge sharing, and DevOps culture across our entire engineering department

What we are looking for:

  • An eye for clean, testable, maintainable, and well-functioning code.
  • Ideally, experienced in working on large projects with many other developers
  • Background in the latest frontend technologies (e.g. ECMAScript 2018, TypeScript, Webpack, etc.)
  • In-depth knowledge of at least one JavaScript framework (e.g. React, Vue, or Angular)
  • Strong Java (or similar) skills
  • Experience with test automation — Selenium, Junit, Jasmine or comparable tools
  • Strong understanding of web standards, cross-browser compatibility, and CSS-based design
  • Production experience with continuous integration
  • Experience with cloud platforms, preferably AWS, Oracle RDS, NoSQL databases and caching layers
  • Experience working with REST APIs Familiarity; performance and security best practices
  • Passion, drive, energy, a sense of humor and a great attitude!


  • Experience with Agile development methodology & Test Driven development
  • Naming five or more dishes that include beetroot, besides borsch.

Does this describe you?

There is such a thing as being a “true Beetroot”.

We value people who are eager for continual improvement. Someone who desires to be the most caring, professional, and progressive version of yourself. Your skills and experience are important factors, but your personality, approach, and drive for improvement are what truly make a difference. Our hope is that you will be a team player who can accept responsibility for your work, solve problems pragmatically, and remain highly motivated. It is also important to be outgoing, well-organized, and efficient with a strong ability to prioritize.

Now that we’ve covered the basics, let’s share more about us!

About Beetroot

We are a Swedish-Ukrainian IT company, building dream teams of developers and designers for companies around the globe. As an emerging company, co-producing with other emerging companies, we work with both start-up businesses and advanced businesses. In essence, we are the cannonball for our client’s success. With over 400 team members, Beetroot fosters a family environment. We are a tightly knit group who loves spending time together. Our desire is to provide a cozy workplace full of trust, equality, and steamy bowls of borsch!

Do you like perks? So do we! We provide:

  • A work environment with a minimum level of hierarchy
  • Family-like culture in a comfortable, well-equipped office
  • Great networking opportunities with international clients
  • Personal and professional development opportunities
  • Competitive salary, paid vacation, medical insurance, and social benefits
  • Team building activities: ski trips, Beetroot breakfast, movie nights...and more!
  • English lessons with native speakers
  • Discounted Beetroot Academy courses
  • Annual allowance to participate in competence-enhancing events

Are you a good fit? Send us your CV in English. We are waiting to hear from you!