Software Engineer- Backend
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Software Engineer- Backend
Ref No.: 18-04676
Location: Sunnyvale, California
6-9 Months Contract
  • Design and develop scalable, high performance, and reliable API driven services that operate 24x7
  • Implement just-right solution to the problem, applying Big-O principles
  • Produce high quality software that is unit tested, code reviewed, and checked in regularly for continuous integration.
  • Identify, leverage, and successfully evangelize opportunities to improve engineering productivity.
  • Apply your in-depth experience with developing unit tests and functional tests to ensure superior quality product functionality.
  • Be a change agent in bringing about technology innovation especially in the realm of developing AWS cloud based micro services
  • Interact with both business and technical stakeholders to deliver high quality products and services that meets/exceeds business, customer, and technical requirements.

Qualifications:
  • 8+ years of industry experience building and running high performance enterprise applications
  • Hands on experience developing Java web applications built with modern standards based APIs including ReSTful APIs and Back End implementations.
  • Expert skillset in Java language APIs, Spring technologies, Hibernate, JDBC, RDBMS and NoSQL based data persistence
  • Experience developing solutions on AWS Cloud leveraging AWS Lambda, S3, DynamoDB, Cloud Formation, and other related AWS technologies.
  • Solid understanding of Domain Modeling with Relational and Non-Relational Databases
  • Automation driven mindset including monitoring, reporting, iterating, and CI/CD practices
  • Excellent debugging and problem solving skills, including ability to diagnose and fix performance and scalability issues.
  • BS in Computer Science or a related field
Pluses:
  • DevOps experience owning code in production and proactively building qualitative solutions.
  • Certified AWS Developer or Solution Architect Associate.
  • Good understanding of investment management & financial economics: Modern portfolio theory, multi-factor models, style analysis.
  • Domain knowledge of financial services: Defined Contribution plans (401(k), 403b, etc), Individual retirement plans (IRA, Roth IRA), and Defined Benefit plans.