Java Software Engineer
Ho Chi Minh City / Vietnam

Job description

We are looking for awesome people to join the Magnolia-CMS team in Vietnam. Our team members reflect the character of our CMS through a flexible, friendly, and open culture that is both inspiring, fun, and filled with challenges.

You will work as a Senior Java Developer on web-based application projects in JAVA-related and open-source technologies

Analyze system requirements
Participate in system design and implementation
Perform as a key member in technical problem resolution on projects under experienced team leaders
Be able to act as a team leader, managing a small number of developers on specific projects

Top 3 Reasons To Join Us

  • Exchange program to Euroupe
  • Premium Private Health Care
  • 13th & Seniority Bonus

Your Skills and Experience

  • Education: Bachelor of IT or equivalent
  • Communication skills: Intermediate-level English (good in all areas, especially writing and speaking)
  • Strong knowledge in Java Web & Enterprise (EE) technologies, system design, technical troubleshooting, and problem-solving
  • Servlet API, JAX-RS (REST), JSON-P; Apache Tomcat, JBoss AS/Wildfly, etc.
  • Java SE 8 (lambdas, streams, interface evolution), APT, Lombok, Groovy, JUnit 4 and 5, Mockito, Hamcrest matchers
  • Experienced in IoC (Spring Framework or Google Guice) and service design Templating (Freemarker, Handlebars, Velocity)
  • Rapid application & UI development frameworks (Vaadin, SpringBoot), Sass, JavaScript
  • Strong in database design and programming (MySQL, H2), as a plus, JCR 2.0 (Java Content Repository), Jackrabbit, Lucene
  • Experience with Maven, Git, CI/CD, Jenkins Pipelines, Docker, Selenium
  • Knowledge of cloud based development is a plus
  • Experienced in open-source solutions such as CMS, CRM, E-commerce, Portal, and social networks is a plus
  • Solid soft skills: group discussion leading, teamwork, problem-solving, presentations
  • Must be independent, responsible, and self-motivated with the ability to learn and achieve superior results
  • Possessing strong methodologies when researching new technologies

Why You'll Love Working Here

Life at Magnolia Vietnam

Our core value is our people. We define it through our employees’ happiness and success.



  • To motivate individual employee improvement to achieve a higher level of success and joy, we offer learning opportunities for ongoing career. Upon committing, we provide you with our indoor/outdoor training activities such as technical courses, English classes, soft skills training, football, swimming, bowling, cinema and a lot more.



  • Taking care of employees is our central concern. It goes along with the Magnolia culture and our family atmosphere.
  • Covers 100% of all employees’ and their dependents’ healthcare premiums, meaning you can claim up to thousands of dollars a year for medical expenditure.



  • At Magnolia, we really look out for our employees and their families by offering health insurance, organizing summer vacations and events like Family Day, Children's day and Mid-autumn festival, when we hand out presents for the employees’ children.



  • Our recognition scheme is designed to appreciate and value your efforts through a very attractive salary, 13th month salary, seniority bonus, and career promotion.
  • Flexible working time
  • Regular exchange program to Switzerland for 2 weeks at a time, twice a year
  • Annual leave of up to 16 days.



  • It’s a part of our overall strategy, since our culture and our people are extremely valued and important to us. We keep a refrigerator fully stocked with beers, soft drinks, fruits and snacks. Meals every evening, especially on Whoopie Fridays when we can meet, chat, exchange knowledge – and a whole lot more team building activities.


This tempting now-or-never opportunity is open now. Wait no more to become a fellow Magnolian and work with us on a cutting-edge CMS product!



About Magnolia

Magnolia International Ltd.  is a privately held company, founded in 1997 and headquartered in Basel, Switzerland. The company has offices around the globe, and customers in over 100 countries.

Magnolia Vietnam adventure started on August 1, 2014 with a small group of staffs. Two years later, we have a full-stack office of more than 20 members involved in Product Development, Support & Services, Consulting, Training and become The Hub of Asia APAC.

At Magnolia, we are passionate about working with great people and having amazing time building long-term, holistic solutions to help our clients to achieve their goals. We are all driven by the desire of getting the best out of Magnolia, which is reflected in our core values.