Prague Engineering Site joins global workforce of Java experts developing products that reduce customers’ cloud infrastructure costs and improve application performance
SUNNYVALE, Calif., April 14, 2022 – Azul today announced that it is expanding its engineering presence within the Czech Republic, further growing what is already the world’s second-largest team of Java experts. Azul is hiring a variety of roles to join the Prague Engineering Site established in 2021, whose mission is to build products that change how customers run Java in the cloud. Available roles include software developers with strong knowledge of Java and C++, as well as DevOps experts, software quality engineers, data scientists, product managers and technical writers in Prague and Brno locations.
“The Czech Republic is rich with engineering talent and possesses an entrepreneurial spirit that makes it a natural fit for Azul’s global expansion efforts,” said Scott Sellers, President and CEO, Azul. “Azul has built an incredibly skilled engineering team and a culture of product excellence, and have pioneered numerous industry firsts in enterprise Java. We’re a highly regarded leader in the OpenJDK project and the broad Java community. As we continue to grow rapidly, hiring the best engineering talent is critical to our ongoing success and we’re very excited about and committed to continuing to build our team in Czech Republic.”
Azul Offers Secure, Affordable and High-Performance Java-Based Products
Millions of Java developers, hundreds of millions of devices, and the world’s most highly regarded businesses rely on Azul to power their applications with exceptional capabilities, performance, security, value, and success. Azul offers various products to help organizations achieve their goals.
Azul Platform Core: The world’s best commercially supported builds of OpenJDK provide trust, security and value. Azul Platform Core provides an open source, drop-in replacement for Oracle Java, and is available for up to 70 percent less cost than Oracle.
Azul Platform Prime: Azul’s flagship, high-performance Java runtime can reduce enterprise infrastructure spending by up to 50 percent, as well as increase performance and improve latency SLAs for Java applications. It is popular among financial services firms, e-commerce companies, and numerous other businesses that rely on performance and efficiency to gain competitive advantage.
Azul Intelligence Cloud: Azul recently announced a new family of products that apply cloud resources to analyze and optimize Java fleets and provide actionable intelligence. The first announced offering, Cloud Native Compiler, delivers faster code and better performance while using fewer computing resources, thus optimizing cloud costs and delivering greater agility.
Azul has a direct presence in 14 countries, channel partners covering 88 countries, and over 100 technology partners creating joint solutions for various industries and use cases. Azul Platform Prime is one of the world’s most used JVMs.
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Azul employees are empowered to make an impact, for their careers and for clients. Azul emphasizes enablement and collaboration, designed to foster speed of decision making and creative approaches to driving customer value. The global Azul team cares for and supports one another, celebrating everyone’s unique talents and perspectives which strengthen the entire organization and enhances the products and services provided to clients.
To learn more about the various career opportunities at Azul visit https://www.azul.com/careers/.
Azul, provider of the Java platform for the modern cloud enterprise, is the only company 100% focused on Java. Millions of Java developers, hundreds of millions of devices, and the world’s most highly regarded businesses trust Azul to power their applications with exceptional capabilities, performance, security, value and success. Azul’s customers include 27% of the Fortune 100, 50% of Forbes Top 10 World’s Most Valuable Brands, all 10 of the world’s Top 10 financial trading companies and leading brands like Avaya, Bazaarvoice, BMW, Credit Suisse, Deutsche Telekom, LG, Mastercard, Mizuho, Priceline, Salesforce, Software AG, and Workday. Learn more at azul.com and follow us @azulsystems.
Alex Bradley, Azul