Senior Software Engineer - Java


As aSenior Java Software Engineer on the Cloud Platform Development Team, you willbe responsible for the development of AWS cloud-based microservices used todeliver mission critical, cutting edge communication products. You will work ina fast-paced startup environment where continuous change, innovation, andexperimentation are a given. You will work with established and cutting edgeAWS Services and technologies like Redis, Kafka, and Zookeeper among others.

Successful Cloud Software Engineers will:

  • Understand why security, logging, metrics and test automation are important and believe this to be a first class component of new development
  • Propose practical solutions, not just describe problems
  • Be driven to get results and not let anything get in their way
  • Be proactive and anticipate/handle most issues
  • Demonstrate a high level of curiosity and keep abreast of the latest technologies
  • Show pride of ownership and strive for excellence in everything they do

Major Responsibilities/Activities:

  • Continuously improve a system deployed in production without downtime
  • Design, development, and testing of features/functions delivered via platform components and/or services that are highly scalable, available and reliable
  • Stay current with industry developments and new trends
  • Recommend new technologies as components of a solution when appropriate
  • Taking ownership of features beginning to end: from design documents and reviews to acceptance testing and deployment
  • Understand & comply with PCI and HIPAA
  • Adhere to Genesis Code of Business Conduct and Ethics

Minimum Requirements:

  • 5 years of experience in software engineering
  • Expert in software engineering with a focus on server-side development using Java
  • Experience with the full application lifecycle from development through deployment and support
  • Demonstrable understanding of scalability and availability in distributed systems
  • Experience working with open source projects, ideally with a history of contributions
  • Working experience with REST API back-end services
  • Familiarity with NoSQL solutions
  • Experience with Linux operating environments

The ideal candidate would also have experience with:

  • Redis
  • Amazon Web Services (Dynamo, S3, SQS, SNS, etc.)
  • Git
  • Ansible

Work Context:

  • Communicates regularly with colleagues and management.
  • Legally eligible to work in the U.S.

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