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SOFTWARE ENGINEER (backend)
Ref No.: 18-00494
Location: sunnyvale, California
Position Type:Contract
Experience Level: 7 Years
Start Date: 03/30/2018
The hiring manager is looking for a strong backend engineer with 7-8 years of experince and who has worked in a fast pace environment. 
 
  • Java 7/8 is must and should have worked on cutting edge design
  • written quality code with scalable architecture
  • low latency
  • worked in architecture/coding/design 
  • must have worked on the systems with large amount of volume transactins, million data feeds, catalogs
  • Knowledge of data ingestion is must
  • kafka, spark is mandatory
  • He/she shuld be hands-on QE who has worked on automation frameworks, cucumebr, TestNG, selenium
  • NoSQL : cassandra, oracle DB
  • Must have done deployment in cloud
  • troubleshooting performance tools (appDynamics)
  • knowledge on thread dumps, garbage collection on system level
  • hands-on knowledge on Memeory leaks - unit testing
  • they should be able to drive themselves and work independently
  • 7-8 years of experience, worked in start ups is preferred 

Make sure to ask the candidates about their role in the project, what was their contribution, what problems did they solve as a programmer, how did they trouble shoot issues

Manager does not want someone who was involved in the project or worked along with the team but is looking for a self starter who can drive the project individually and can contribute to the team.