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Job Description:

Principal Java Developer (Backend) 

Cloud Architecture

This Cloud Architecture team is a group of talented engineers passionate about building highly reliable, scalable, and secure solutions in public / private cloud environments. We are looking to hire a Principal Software Engineer with strong working experience in cloud infrastructure design and development. You will work with the team to enhance our cloud service framework and build reliable cloud services. This is the right place to be and now is the right time to join us and be part of our spectacular growth and success. We're looking for the best and the brightest 'A' players who want to make a difference doing a job they love.



  • Design, develop and enhance cloud-based microservice applications.
  • Implement External REST API platform.
  • Implement real-time event processing framework.
  • Infrastructure stability & performance enhancement.
  • Continuous evolve architecture as the system scale.
  • Make key technical implementation decisions and help guide engineering vision.
  • Collaborate with other engineers, product owners, and designers to identify and solve challenging problems.
  • Create and maintain Architecture, Design, Troubleshooting, Deployment, Configuration documents.
  • Produce well designed, factored, and tested code.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent practical experience.
  • 8 years of experience as a software engineer, developer, or equivalent technical experience.
  • Good understanding of data structure and algorithm.
  • Strong Java language skill and good coding style.
  • Familiar with Spring Framework, Spring MVC, Spring Security, Spring Data, Spring Boot, Spring Cloud.
  • Hands on experience with REST API design and implementation.
  • Familiar with distributed system and microservice concepts and patterns.
  • Experience with at least one of SQL and no-SQL Databases (PostgreSQL, MySQL, Redis, Elasticsearch, Apache Ignite, Cassandra).
  • Experience with at least one of messaging technologies (JMS, RabbitMQ, Kafka, Pulsar).
  • Comfortable working within a distributed team located in multiple time zones.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Familiar with Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOAD) and Domain-Driven Design (DDD).
  • Experience with one of cloud platform AWS, AZURE, GCP.
  • Working knowledge of container-based architecture and deployment (Docker, Kubernetes.)
  • Experience driving adoption of new technology and best practices into existing complex systems.
  • Experience building highly available microservices at scale.

*Position is located in the US and would ideally be located on the West Coast (Western US time zone -or-Mountain). We can also consider remote US hires and most of the team sits in San Francisco Bay Area, CA.  Qualified US-based candidates are encouraged to apply. 

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