Responsibilities:Staff Software Engineer is a technical hands-on role, with responsibilities ranging from being at the vanguard of solving technical problems to venturing into unchartered areas of technologies to solve complex problems.Directly responsible for consistently delivering scalable, production-ready back-end/server code in Java, from design and development to deployment, as a member of an Agile development team.Partner closely with a cross-functional team of key stakeholders (Engineers, Architects, Product Managers, QA, Operations, and Business Partners) to design and implement end-to-end solutions that meet user needs as well as engineering/operational/business goals. Display a passion for high quality, continuous learning, and experimenting and applying cutting-edge technology, software paradigms, and engineering process improvements, while fostering this culture across the team. Mentor junior developers using expertise in software development methodology and frameworks, in areas such as quality, security, and scalability.
Qualifications:8+ years of software engineering experience, including a successful track record developing customer-facing SaaS/PaaS products.5+ years working experience in core Java and Spring Framework, preferably with Spring Cloud Netflix.3+ years working experience within microservice architecture, specifically utilizing REST services, XML, and JSON.Extensive experience in developing applications that are deployed in AWS.Excellent understanding of O/R mapping concepts and tools (Hibernate, JPA).Capable of handling ambiguous business requirements with excellent prioritization and time management abilities.Strong experience as a leader, driving toward solutions for the short and long term in collaboration with internal and external partners.Fluent in Databases/SQL (MySQL experience preferred). Excellent programming discipline: data structures, complexity analysis, object-oriented principles, design patterns, and unit testing.Excellent knowledge of the development challenges inherent with highly scalable and available web/mobile applications.Team player with can-do attitude to independently own and drive projects. Strong experience working with an Agile development team with rapid iterations. Ability to work well with others in a geographically distributed team. Experience with API development and integration with 3rd-party services is preferred.Exceptional verbal and written communication skills.BS/MS in Computer Science/Engineering or equivalent.
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