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JAVA Developer + SQL (Advanced English)

Date: 30-Jan-2023

Location: MADRID, ES

Company: Telefonica S.A.

About Telefónica Global Solutions

Telefonica Global Solutions manages globally the business unit of Multinationals, Wholesale and Roaming. Global Solutions delivers integrated fixed, mobile and IT services to some of the world’s top multinationals and corporations. It also provides global telecommunication services for fixed and mobile carriers, ISPs and content providers. Global Solutions develops a globally integrated and competitive portfolio for carriers and corporations that include international voice, IP, bandwidth capacity, satellite services and mobility. We are a multicultural organization, with more than 1400 employees, working in over 40 countries and speaking more than 15 languages.


Area Description

Vendor management is a transversal area within TGS, responsible of managing the relationship with our providers, both on the economic level and strategic discussions, as well as by giving support to the operational areas and business units.


Vendor Management strongly believes that automation is the key aspect to move forward in terms of data quality, economic control, cost/time efficiency and getting the best of the team, so it is currently inmerse and advanced in a deep and broad digitalization process with all its members on board and with this same objective.



We are looking for a proactive, versatile, and creative candidate to join the vendor management area with the aim of contributing to the automation of the different internal processes and be the reference and leader for the area digitalization.


The candidate will have to understand the map of current systems and tools that support the vendor management team and propose improvements, evolutions, or changes that will contribute to the digital evolution plan of the area.


The candidate will have to understand the different stakeholders needs and transform them into different developments, small ones autonomously done, or bigger ones in coordination with IT or Software providers.


We are looking for a practical person, with knowledge and experience in the use of APIs, integrations, data transformation and with an approach to getting their hands dirty and prototyping solutions.


The candidate also will be responsible of the development and maintenance of the main automation solution of the area as well as any other automation requirement that may arise.


The candidate will as well manage the development team, prioritizing the requirements received by the different stakeholders.



  • The candidate will act as an evangelist within the team, developing the internal vision of Vendor Management, applying his/her skill and knowledge to solve inefficiencies, applying the improvements that technologies allow in the fields of data quality, document reconciliation, analysis of prices, statistical prediction techniques and data visualization, APIfication of relationships with suppliers, integrations between systems, automation of manual activities, etc.
  • Responsibility of developing PRIME, an in-house developed tool (web application), that is the core solution of automation in the area.
  • Provide analysis and identify suitable processes of being automated


Basic Qualifications, Knowledge & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in IT.
  • At least 3 years of experience managing development teams.
  • High level experience in JAVA 8, HTML/XHTML, PostgreSQL, Oracle
  • DevOps knowledge, being able to deploy solutions and maintain Wildfly/JBoss in UNIX environments.
  • Knowledge of REST APIs.
  • Capacity to identify suitable processes of being automated and prepare technical solution.
  • Spanish and English, high level spoken and written


Desire Qualifications, Knowledge & Experience:

  • Knowledge of Liferay 7.X Framework
  • Knowledge of Java Server Faces and Primefaces


Core Competencies:

  • Proactive with strong skills for teamwork.
  • Ability to act as an interface between the business team and the technical team.
  • Ability to understand the requirements of the Stakeholders and convert them into technical solutions.
  • Confident and able to communicate at multiple levels in a matrix management environment across diverse countries and cultures.
  • Customer and project oriented, with commitment to deadlines
  • Agile Dev. Skills: Ability to work in an agile mode, being able to implement continuous versions and open to changes.
  • Highly organized, methodical and flexible to changes.
  • Interpersonal Skills: ability to manage different stakeholders. Ability to build internal/external relationships and gain respect and credibility from the team.


If you join Telefónica

You join almost 100 years of history, you join a team of 106 nationalities present in more tan 35 countries. You join a team that works to connect people wherever they are. We are leading the digital revolution with the enthusiasm of the first day in all our businesses, creating the best digital ecosystem for our clients: network, IoT, cloud, security, innovation etc. Here, at Telefónica you count with everything you need to be the best you. We need people like you that wants to take this challenge of creating the Telefónica of tomorrow.

Telefonica is committed to the new working ways. Under our proposition “Disconnect to Reconnect” we have applied the Digital Disconnection.



We strongly believe diverse and inclusive teams become more innovative and they achieve improved results. Telefonica aims to promote and guarantee a place for everyone, just the way we are: gender, age range, sexual orientation and/or identity, culture, creed, disability or any other personal condition.