Job Title: Kafka/Java Engineer

Location: Remote

Duration: 12+ Months

Client is transforming and modernizing applications from a predominantly on-prem to the cloud. We are looking for senior to principal level developers in our cloud journey, who can be part of the entire SDLC from inception to production deployment. The developers will also be responsible for running the application in Production.

Top Skills

10+ years

Java

Kafka Streaming

AWS

Responsibilities

• Design, develop, deploy and troubleshoot application features in the cloud

• Play an active role in the architecture and be a key voice in non-functional requirements

• Write unit, integration and performance tests

• Have the continuous improvement mindset on all areas of development and deployment

• Use and contribute to the Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery process

• Write well designed, non-complex, testable, efficient code

• Design and develop with consideration for Non-Functional Requirements (Scalability, Reliability, Availability, Observability, Fault Tolerance, Security, and Maintainability)

Required Skills and Experience

Minimum 10 years of Software Development experience in Java

• Implemented Kafka, Kafka Streams and deployed to production

Functional Programming in Java that you have implemented in Production

• Expert in Functional Programming approaches, preferably in Java

• Experience working with containers, and managed container orchestrators (Kubernetes/OpenShift) in the cloud (For example AWS Elastic Kubernetes Service, Azure Kubernetes Service, Red Hat OpenShift)

• Cloud-native development and strong working knowledge of developing and deploying applications in major cloud providers (AWS or Azure) and managed services (RDS, DynamoDB, serverless, etc.)

• CI/CD using Tekton (preferred) or Jenkins

• DevSecOps using tools like SonarQube

• Have implemented code coverage, code complexity, code quality

• Considering Observability, Monitoring, Logging, and Tracing as part of development

• Experience with Test Driven Development, exposure to Behavior Driven Development

• Worked in event driven architecture and RESTful APIs

• Knowledge of Agile methodologies