A global technology company is seeking a Senior Java Developer for a direct hire role in their Houston offices.
If you are a Software Engineer that is interested in working as a full-stack developer to build key components of an exciting large-scale distributed platform in the cloud computing industry, please read on!
Are you interested in working with Java 8+, Python, Golang, Apache Cassandra, Apache Spark, CockroachDB, Redis, Apache Kafka, cloud computing stacks, and other exciting and current technologies? Are you intrigued by the idea of working on big projects and learning the ins and outs of everything from the REST APIs, backend integrations, and infrastructure?
As a Senior Software Developer you will have an impact on the cloud computing industry. This is only the beginning of what will surely be your most challenging and rewarding role to date; work with the latest technologies and push the barriers, all while helping build dynamic software that will have a lasting effect on the industry.
Take an idea from design concept to working implementation that will be deployed to our customers around the world
Build elegant, clean, bulletproof code that is driven by tests
Work with the other Software Engineers to ensure architectural and implementation coherence
Ensure that application components are responsive and performant
Debug issues and develop quick, robust solutions to keep systems running smoothly
Conduct proofs-of-concepts and develop prototypes
Participate in code reviews to ensure alignment with the architectural approach and to maintain a clean code base
All other duties assigned
Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, or related technical field
8+ years significant experience building software systems required
Very good knowledge of GNU/Linux required
Experience with Java, JavaEE and REST APIs required
Experience with SQL / ORM required
Experience with NoSQL backed cluster required
Strong interpersonal and communication skills is essential
Flexibility, energy, and ability to work well with others in a distributed team environment
Experience with Apache Cassandra a plus
Experience working in tech startups a plus
Open source project contributions a big plus
GitHub or public facing source code a plus
Developer forums (Stackoverflow, etc.) participation a plus
Open Source Technology