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Software Engineer III
Ref No.: 17-28641
Location: Herndon, Virginia
Symantec Managed Security Services is looking for coders to build the foundation of our big data analytics pipeline. Managed Security Services helps customers fend off cyber-attacks with automated security analytics, using the unique security intel that only Symantec has. Symantec Managed Security Services is constantly upgrading our platform and analytics to continue to fight the bad guys in the always evolving threat landscape.
Responsibilities:
You will be solving deep technical problems and building innovative solutions in a fast paced environment working with smart and passionate SDE's. You should be experienced and comfortable building for the cloud – designing for five 9s, globally distributed all-active deployments, horizontal scalability, fault tolerance, and more. You should be comfortable learning, evaluating, and deploying new technologies. Our services are deployed in an Amazon Web Services environment, and so you will working hands on with many AWS components. You thrive in true-agile, highly paced, production facing environment. You are familiar with Microservices, APIs, Web UI, and DBs to assist us in migrating portals and related APIs. You may be involved in all the aspects from research, design, specs, coding, and bug fixing. Our team’s focus is on writing solid code and getting high quality products and services to market as quick as possible.

Analyzing Information , General Programming Skills, Software Design/Debug/Test 6 - 9 YOE
In depth knowledge of and experience with AWS services at scale including Kinesis, EMR, Athena, SQS, DynamoDB, EC2 auto scaling groups, and IAM
7+ years of professional related Java/J2EE experience and object oriented methodologies
Experience with Java Multi-threading involving fault tolerant highly scalable systems
Experience with Spring, Hibernate, messaging, Java EcoSystem
Successfully developed for large scale distributed systems and reliable, fault tolerant software.
Understanding of and practical experience with the principles of designing and building production quality services and APIs.
Knowledge of various SQL and NoSQL databases such MS SQL, DynamoDB, RDS, and Aurora
Well versed in cloud orchestration using Terraform, CloudFormation, or similar technologies
Experience in the design/build/maintenance/refactor of large scale low latency high performance systems
Ability to quickly learn and develop expertise in highly complex existing applications and architectures
Strong troubleshooting and debugging skills, particularly in both production and non-production networks.
Agile methodologies, TDD, Code review, documentation best practices
Strong secure coding skills
Jenkins and other build pipeline tools a plus
Required Soft-Skills
Strong analytic, problem solving, and troubleshooting skills a must
Exceptional ability and motivation to solve problems and learn fast
Must be able to perform at a high level within a technical team
Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
Excellent communication and relationship skills
Distributed team collaboration
Desired Skills
A GitHub account with some cool projects in it
TDD proponent