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Lead Java Software Engineer for a Research Databases Company

Lead Java Software Engineer for a Research Databases Company 40 hrs/week, 12+ months

We are currently looking for a Lead Software Engineer with 5+ years of Java experience, Spring and Microservices expertise, to join our team for a new open source project.

The customer provides a complete and optimized research solution comprised of e-journals, e-books, and research databases — all combined with the most powerful discovery service to support the information needs and maximize the research experience of its end-users.

The main pool of tasks is associated with work on “greenfield” projects focused on designing, architecting, and building core software products onto the Amazon Web Services (AWS) platform.

Responsibilities

  • Work with a team on design, implementation, testing and delivery of high-volume customer-facing applications that support customer’s products and services
    • Collaborate with product management and your team while analyzing and decomposing complex software features into simpler stories for planning and execution
      • Collaborate with your team to manage and estimate the size and complexity of the features/stories
        • Perform the technical design, implementation, and testing of feature/stories and commit to what can be accomplished in an iteration
          • Own system and feature quality throughout the development, testing and deployment phases to ensure quality delivery expectations are met
            • Suggest improvements to continuously improve the quality of the team’s deliverables
              • Conduct new technology research, proof of concept, and design work that will provide direction for the enhancement of the overall system and products
                • Adhere to software engineering best practices for design, coding standards, performance, security, delivery, maintainability and culture
                  • Demonstrate ownership of developed components from development through production

                    Requirements

                    • 5+ years of Java experience
                      • Solid knowledge of Spring
                        • Hands-on experience with Microservices
                          • Familiarity with React
                            • Deep understanding and experience with Redux
                              • Knowledge of Node.js
                                • 1+ year of relevant leadership experience

                                  Nice to have

                                  • Experience with AWS
                                    • Knowledge of CI/CD, Jenkins
                                      • Familiarity with Scrum
                                        • Experience in testing of web applications (such as Karma.js and JMeter)

                                          Benefits in eligible locations

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                                          For you

                                          • Voluntary health insurance for you (100% covered) and your family (with corporate discount)
                                          • Individual sessions with professional psychologists and coaches
                                          • Free corporate sports and wellness programs
                                          • Stable income
                                          • Paid time off
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                                          For your comfortable work

                                          • 100% remote work forever
                                          • Free licensed software
                                          • Possibility to work on your own device (BYOD)
                                          • Stable workload
                                          • Relocation opportunities
                                          • Flexible engagement models
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                                            For your growth

                                            • Free trainings for technical and soft skills
                                            • Access to LinkedIn Learning platform
                                            • Language courses
                                            • Access to internal and external e-Libraries
                                            • Certification opportunities
                                            • Skill advisory service

                                              40 hrs/week

                                              Hours per week

                                              12+ months

                                              Project length

                                              Brazil, Colombia, India, Russia, Ukraine

                                              Locations eligible for the position