EPAM Systems

Senior Java Developer

3+ months agoWaterloo, Canada

EPAM is committed to providing our global team of 36,700+ EPAMers with inspiring careers from day one. EPAMers lead with passion and honesty and think creatively. Our people are the source of our success and we value collaboration, try to always understand our customers' business, and strive for the highest standards of excellence. In today's new market conditions, we continue to support operations for hundreds of clients around the world remotely, with the vast majority of our teams working from home. No matter where you are located, you'll join a dedicated, diverse community that will help you discover your fullest potential.

We are looking for a Java Backend Engineer with a strong knowledge of Java, Web Services and Kubernetes. Full-stack experience with React.JS is welcomed but not required.

REQ #: 215404391
What You'll Do

  • Design & Develop web backend solutions using industry standard tech
  • Lead by example, demonstrating best practices for unit testing, CI/CD, performance testing, capacity planning, documentation, monitoring, alerting, and incident response
  • Communicate progress and results clearly and in actionable form
  • Demonstrate strong implementation aptitude to translate objectives into a scalable solution to meet the needs of the end customer while meeting deadlines
  • Communicate progress frequently; Escalate critical issues that block progress and resolve in a timely manner
What You Have
  • BS degree in an associated field or other advanced certification along with equivalent experience
  • Strong database fundamentals including SQL and schema design
  • 5+ years of experience in Java
  • Experience with various offerings from AWS, including S3, Kubernetes, Aurora, and more
  • Experience with Git
  • Familiarity with Jenkins
  • 5+ years of hands-on software engineering experience
  • 5+ years of experience integrating technical processes and business outcomes - specifically: data and process analysis, data quality metrics/monitoring, data architecture, developing policies/standards & supporting processes
  • Experience with microservice based design
  • Track record of building resilient and production ready web backend services using REST/GraphQL
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, including business writing and presentations. Ability to communicate objectives, plans, status and results clearly, focusing on critical few key points
  • Knowledge of enacting service level agreements and the appropriate escalation and communication plans to maintain them
  • Experience with GraphQL is a major plus
  • Experience with Python is a plus
  • Experience with Kafka is a plus
What We Offer
  • Extended Healthcare with Prescription Drugs, Dental and Vision Insurance (Company Paid)
  • Life and AD&D Insurance (Company Paid)
  • Employee Assistance Program (Company Paid)
  • Unlimited access to LinkedIn learning solutions
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP) with company match
  • Paid Time Off
  • Critical Illness Insurance
  • Employee Discounts

Job ID: EPAM-61133