Java Backend Engineer
Location: Remote in CA
Duration: 12 Months Contract
§ Lead the technical design, implementation, and deployment of software solutions
§ Coordinate and lead cross-functional teams, ensuring that projects are successfully executed meeting Client’s standards for quality software engineering
§ Design and ship high volume of elegant code with foresight to avoid performance, scalability, usability, maintainability, availability and testability issues.
§ Maintain understanding of latest technologies and tools and leverage them to improve existing products and services.
§ Identify opportunities within the team for potential leverage and reuse by developing libraries, APIs, and shared services
§ Assist in the onboarding and ramp-up of new engineers
§ Contribute towards the definition of product and technical roadmaps
Desired Skills and Experience
§ BA/BS Degree in Computer Science or related technical discipline, or related practical experience.
§ 5+ years of relevant work experience, including hands-on technical leadership
§ 5+ years of experience programming in Java
§ Experience with big data technology like Apache, Gobblin, Spark, Hadoop. Etc.
§ Working experience of build systems, databases, and Linux-based infrastructures
§ Strong understanding of Computer Science fundamentals
§ Strong understanding of architectural models and technology stack used for developing highly scalable and highly available web applications and systems
§ Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal)
§ Good understanding of Agile Software Development methodologies