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Software Engineer, Relay

BoxFull-timeWarsaw, PolandDec 14, 2023
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Box is the market leader for Cloud Content Management. Our mission is to power how the world works together. Box is partnering with enterprise organizations to accelerate their digital transformation by creating a single platform for secure content management, collaboration, and workflow. We have an amazing opportunity to further establish ourselves as leaders in the space, and we need strong advocates to help us achieve that goal. 

By joining Box, you will have the unique opportunity to help capture a majority of this developing market and define what content management looks like for the digital enterprise. Today, Box powers 100,000+ businesses, including many top Fortune 500 companies, who trust our secure collaboration platform to manage the entire content lifecycle.Our Warsaw office is an incredibly exciting addition to our EMEA expansion. We're already in the UK, France, and Germany, and the new Poland location acts as a global engineering and product development hub alongside our headquarters in Redwood City, California.

About the Team:

Many of the world's largest enterprises rely on Box to securely store their content, and we are helping to unlock the potential of their content through the development of additional core capabilities, like Box Relay. We are expanding Relay with additional features and supporting products.

Our Workflow team, based in Poland, works together to delight our users by enabling them to automate routine tasks. Our products save users time and deliver results consistently. As our team in Poland continues to grow and take on building new product, we are looking for a seasoned engineer who can own large components of the system and work independently. In this role, your work will impact millions of users, who use Relay to get their work done on a daily basis.

Tech Stack: 

  • Java 17, React, Spring Boot, Kubernetes, GCP, minimum contact with PHP


Mandatory Requirements: 

  • 3+ years of professional software development experience
  • BS, MS, or PhD in Computer Science or Engineering, or equivalent work experience
  • Be proficient in Java, PHP, C#, Node.js, React.js, Python, Ruby, or other modern software development language
  • Experience with web development framework
  • You possess proficient knowledge of algorithms, data structures, software design principles, and object-oriented programming 
  • Assess, communicate and complete project milestones with manager and team members in a time sensitive manner
  • Adapt to the technical and stylistic needs of integrations and projects as they occur; including technical tools, programming languages, technical limitations, and product requirements
  • Review and assess the technical feasibility of project requirements and propose innovative solutions
  • Must speak English proficiently

Requirements that are Welcome:

  • Experience with public cloud systems such as GCP, AWS or Azure
  • Experience with messaging infrastructure - RabbitMQ, Kafka or similar technologies.
  • Experience in a fast-paced, highly collaborative environment
  • Experience contributing to open source project

Candidate will be expected to: 

  • Compose written specifications and documentation for software projects.
  • Plan and effectively execute on project and quarterly deliverables.
  • Maintain documentation on development setup and engineering environment along with the greater team.
  • Attend and engage in weekly stand-ups, team meetings, manager 1:1s.
  • Work collaboratively with other engineers, team members and across teams.
  • Play a role in developing and fostering Box culture in the newly created office.
  • Represent Box Poland internally and externally
  • Participate in the production on-call duties rotation with the team members

Percentage of Time Spent:

  • 55% coding
  • 10% documentation
  • 20% bug fixes
  • 15% meetings


  • Agile management - Scrum
  • Issue tracking tool - Jira
  • Knowledge repository - Confluence
  • Code reviews - GitHubEntreprise 
  • Version control system - GIT

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability, and any other protected ground of discrimination under applicable human rights legislation”. For details on how we protect your information when you apply, please see our Personnel Privacy Notice. For more details on how Box Poland protects your information, please see our Supplemental Personnel and Candidate Privacy Notice