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Senior Software Engineer
Basking Ridge, New Jersey  |  Onsite
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Applied on August 2, 2021
Job Id #48870 Posted July 8, 2021


  • All communication must flow through the CLPO vs. the manager. Failure to comply will result in your ability to submit candidates to this position.

Projects the candidate will be working on:

  • team is building a cloud native streaming system to move the data from point A to point B and use spring based microservices to make the data usable.

Ideal Background:

  • Java developer with open source and cloud hands on experience


  • Lead experience will be preferred but not required. Hands on cloud and microservice development will be required.
  • a. Kafka - 1 year b. Cloud/Kubernetes - 1 year

Top Requirements:

  • a. Java Spring Boot - 4 years b. Kafka - 1 year c. Cloud/Kubernetes - 1 year

Team and Team size:

  • 1 PM, 1 SM, 1 Architect, 10 Developers

Top Responsibilities:

  • Designing and developing high-volume, low-latency applications for mission-critical systems and delivering high-availability and performance
  • Contributing in all phases of the Agile development lifecycle
  • Writing well designed, testable, efficient code
  • Support continuous improvement by investigating alternatives and technologies and presenting these for architectural review
  • Leading the team with the best technological enhancements

Skills/attributes Required

  • Java Spring Boot - 4 years Kafka - 2 years Cloud/Kubernetes - 1 year Cassandra - 1 year Distributed systems - 1 year

Skills/attributes Preferred

  • Azure/AWS/GCP experience HBASE

Working Time:

  • 9am-5pm

Interview Process:

  • How many rounds : 3
  • Video, phone, or in person : Video or In-person
  • How technical will the interviews be : core technical interview on required technologies.

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