We seek a Java Engineer with strong technical expertise, who is interested in joining our Search project that is responsible for developing a highly scalable and distributed platform for one of the largest world-leading manufacturer.
As a key member of this team, you will be working in a collaboration with a team of worldwide recognized experts. This is an excellent opportunity to become a key contributor to the project while creating the next generation of network-centric distributed and scalable architectures.
You’ll be a part of a bright engineering team that has open communication, empowerment, innovation, teamwork, and customer-centric culture.
We work with bleeding-edge technologies, including NoSQL databases such as Apache Cassandra, Docker, Java8, Big Data and Clouds, automated testing tools, built in-house Jagger performance measurement tool, Continuous Integration, and Delivery, etc.
Participate in the design and development of the high-performance business application, from requirements analysis to production
Constantly improve software quality (evaluate and incorporate new libraries, tools, and technologies; code reviews; refactoring; testing; etc.)
Analyze and improve application performance
Search for simple and robust solutions to complex tasks
Work in an agile methodology environment where innovation, teamwork, and creativity are the key to success
Collaborate with a distributed team of developers, QA engineers, analysts
3+ years in Software Development
Education in Computer Science or similar theoretical knowledge in CS: algorithms and complexity estimation, data structures, operating systems, programming languages
Interest of search engines such as ElasticSearch or Solr
Great knowledge of Java platform (collections, concurrency, etc).
A good understanding of JVM internals is a plus
Hands-on experience with Docker is a plus
Experience with Clouds especially with AWS
Knowledge of Apache Cassandra would be a plus
Experience in enterprise applications development (J2EE, Spring Source, etc) is a plus
Understanding of distributed architectures and scalability principles.
Understanding of SDLC and agile methodologies in particular.
Hands-on experience with developer daily basis tools such as IDE’s, compilers, debuggers, profilers, version control systems, bug tracking systems, build systems (Gradle, Maven2, etc), code coverage, and automated testing tools.
Desire and ability to quickly learn new tools and technologies.
Ability to proactively identify and solve engineering problems.
Good interpersonal communication skills, both verbal and written. Good written English is a must.
Work on bleeding-edge projects in a team of experienced and motivated developers and QA engineers.
Flexible working hours.
Business trips to the USA.
Health insurance, a benefits package, company-sponsored conferences, vacations.
Well-equipped office located in the center of the city.
Grid Dynamics is an engineering services company known for transformative, mission-critical cloud solutions for the retail, finance, and technology sectors. We architected some of the busiest e-commerce services on the Internet and have never had an outage during the peak season. Founded in 2006 and headquartered in San Ramon, California with offices throughout the US and Eastern Europe, we focus on big data analytics, scalable omnichannel services, DevOps, and cloud enablement.