What is Box?

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.

Why Box needs you:

As a member of our Metadata team, your role will involve helping our customers add additional context to their files and transform them into actionable content. The adoption of Metadata Platform is rapidly increasing as it becomes essential internally for products like Shield, Relay Sign Governance while also being leveraged by our customers in custom applications.

What you'll do:

  • Implement server-side logic and database interactions using Java and related frameworks.
  • Create and maintain APIs to facilitate seamless communication between frontend and backend systems.
  • Collaborate closely with designers to ensure a visually appealing and user-friendly experience in the application.
  • Participate actively in code reviews to ensure high code quality, maintainability, and adherence to best practices.
  • Troubleshoot, debug, and optimize application performance across the entire stack for a smooth user experience.
  • Maintain documentation on development setup and engineering environment along with the greater team.
  • Compose written specifications and documentation for software projects.
  • Attend and engage in weekly stand-ups, team meetings, manager 1:1s.
  • Play a role in developing and fostering Box culture in the newly created office.
  • Participate in the production on-call duties rotation with the team members

Who you are: 

  • 3–5 years of experience in designing, implementing, and maintaining full-stack solutions.
  • Strong knowledge of algorithms, data structures, software design principles, and object-oriented programming.
  • Adaptability is at the core of our expectations. Our current main tech stack is TypeScript, React.js, Java 17, and Spring Boot, but we highly value a solid foundation and swift learning.
  • Review and assess the technical feasibility of project requirements and propose innovative solutions.
  • Share knowledge with the team on best practices and coding standards, fostering a collaborative and growth-oriented team environment.
  • Actively engage in feedback processes, contribute to code reviews, and play a role in enhancing team processes and practices.
  • Must speak English proficiently

Additional points for: 

  • Experience with public cloud systems such as GCP, AWS or Azure
  • Experience with messaging infrastructure - RabbitMQ, Kafka or similar technologies.
  • Experience contributing to open source project

Box lives its values, with community and in-person collaboration being a core part of our culture. Boxers are expected to work from their assigned office a minimum of 2 days per week, with a focus on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Your Recruiter will share more about how we work and company culture during the hiring process.

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

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