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Senior Software Engineer

  • Location: San Francisco, 30023
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 2 months ago

Title: Sr. Software Engineer

Location: Alpharetta, GA or San Francisco/Oakland CA

Type: Contract

Job Description:

Design, develop and maintain highly scalable responsive consumer applications supporting high traffic volumes. Be part of an engineering team that builds and supports amazing customer-facing products that will drive the next generation of Digital Experience. Your primary focus will be the development of all server-side logic and ensuring high performance and responsiveness to requests from the front-end. You will also be responsible for integrating the front-end elements built by UI Developers into the application. Therefore, a basic understanding of front-end technologies is necessary as well. You will communicate with customers and deliver high performing, resilient and intuitive suite of applications that create awesome customer experiences. You will work and collaborate with cross-functional team of product managers, UX designers, architects, developers and automation engineers on our agile team. Continuous learning to stay current with the changing Java ecosystem landscape.

Job Requirements:

  • BS/MS in computer science or equivalent work experience. 5+ years of experience designing and developing secure consumer-facing web applications. Advanced level knowledge of Java and Functional Programming.
  • 2+ years of extensive experience building production application with Node.js
  • 2+ years of Full Stack Front-End experience. Proficient in building and consuming of Restful Web service, JSON based request response.
  • Good understanding of design principles to build a scalable application.
  • Strong experience with the design and implementation of low-latency, high-availability and performant applications.
  • Proficient with writing unit test case using any of the testing framework like Mocha, Chai, Jasmine etc.
  • Proficiency with Chrome and/or other browser Developer Tools.
  • Proficiency with Git/Github or other distributed version control systems.
  • Understanding of user-centered design, progressive enhancement and graceful degradation, accessibility, SEO, responsive design, and website performance.
  • Experience with Scrum, Agile Process

Required Skills:

  • Solid experience in XML/Soap and REST Services
  • Solid experience in Spring Framework including Spring Boot
  • Solid experience with J2EE, Hibernate, Spring Framework, Maven
  • Solid Unix knowledge and ability to analyze application requests using Splunk, AppDynamics or similar tool in support of production activities.
  • Strong experience with Databases, Oracle, MSSQL, MySQL, etc.
  • Solid problem solving and communication skills
  • 5-7 years of software development experience

Nice to have:

  • Contributions to open source projects.
  • Understanding of Relational, No SQL databases.
  • Experience with Test Driven Development, Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery.
  • Experience with Linux environment container technology such as docker.
  • Experience with logging tools like Splunk or ELK.
  • Experience with distributed cache like Redis.
  • Experience with ADF is preferred but not required

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

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