Lead Cloud Software Engineer / Duluth, GA

Play a key role as a Lead SW developer on newly formed scrum teams focused on developing our Cloud Platform that will serve each of our major industries – Financial Services, Retail, Hospitality and Travel.  You will build and expand the services powering our API ecosystem, solving problems and acting as a leader among a large community of fellow developers.  Your key day-to-day responsibilities will include:

  • Crafting clean, well-tested code using rigorous continuous delivery methodologies, including automated functional and non-functional testing.
  • Contributing to software design and documentation
  • Participation in an enterprise open source community by producing quality project and API documentation, samples, and answering forum questions.
  • Building large-scale applications using Java or similar languages, with a focus on high-performance, scalability and resiliency in a service-oriented environment
  • Providing mentorship to new software engineers
  • Providing agile estimation of development effort and input into project timelines

 

Qualifications:

  • 8+ years of software development experience, using agile methodologies
  • Excellent development skills with Java or another JVM language
  • Experience using relational and non-relational databases
  • Experience designing, implementing, and testing RESTful APIs
  • Familiarity with modern frameworks for building high-throughout, resilient micro services
  • Understanding of full SDLC and methodologies such as TDD, BDD, and experience with tools and frameworks for automating the delivery pipeline.
  • Familiarity with distributed design patterns, message-driven architectures, high-volume data stores, and horizontal scaling techniques
  • Ability to tackle problems both at the large scale (think hundred-node clusters) and the small scale (think individual atomic locks)

EVEN BETTER IF YOU HAVE…

  • Background working on highly-available, high-transaction volume, fault-tolerant systems
  • Skill with additional programming languages such as C#, C++, Scala, Go, Clojure, etc.
  • Current experience with Spring Framework, Spring Cloud, Apache Camel, vert.x, node.js
  • Participation in public open source projects
  • Prior experience using, or knowledge of, Hadoop and associated technologies such as HBase, Phoenix, as well as with Apache Storm, Kafka, and Solr.
  • Strong foundation in developing cloud-based solutions using platforms such as Heroku, Azure, or Amazon AWS
  • Knowledge of 12-factor application principles