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Lead Java Software Engineer with AWS for a Research Databases company

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

We are currently looking for a Lead Software Engineer with 5+ years of development experience in Java, AWS proficiency, and familiarity with Microservices to join our team.

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 “green field” 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 development experience
                    • Strong experience with Spring Boot
                      • Strong experience with Microservices
                        • Good experience with REST API
                          • Proficiency in AWS ECS (Elastic Container Service), DynamoDB
                            • 1+ year of relevant leadership experience
                              • Proficient English (written and spoken) B2

                                Nice to have

                                • Knowledge of C# and .NET
                                  • Experience with Microsoft SQL Server
                                    • Experience with Istio/Kubernetes
                                      • Familiarity with React/Redux
                                        • Knowledge of MongoDB
                                          • Experience with EKS (Elastic Kubernetes Service)

                                            Benefits in eligible locations

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                                            For you

                                            • Insurance Coverage 
                                            • Paid Leaves – including maternity, bereavement, paternity, and special COVID-19 leaves. 
                                            • Financial assistance for medical crisis 
                                            • Retiral Benefits – VPF and NPS 
                                            • Customized Mindfulness and Wellness programs 
                                            • EPAM Hobby Clubs
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                                            For your comfortable work

                                            • Hybrid Work Model 
                                            • Soft loans to set up workspace at home 
                                            • Stable workload 
                                            • Relocation opportunities with ‘EPAM without Borders’ program

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                                            For your growth

                                            • Certification trainings for technical and soft skills 
                                            • Access to unlimited LinkedIn Learning platform 
                                            • Access to internal learning programs set up by world class trainers 
                                            • Community networking and idea creation platforms 
                                            • Mentorship programs 
                                            • Self-driven career progression tool

                                            40 hrs/week

                                            Hours per week

                                            12+ months

                                            Project length

                                            Armenia, Brazil, Colombia, Georgia, India, Kazakhstan, Mexico, Uzbekistan

                                            Locations eligible for the position