Sr. Backend Engineer

Chicago Global Service Inc - Sunnyvale, CA

Contract

Position: Sr. Backend Engineer

Location: 860 W. California Avenue, Sunnyvale, California- 94086

Duration: 12 Months

WECJP00007147

Description

Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field and 6 years’ experience building scalable e-commerce applications

  • 5+ years of experience with building scalable, high performing and robust Java applications
  • Experience with big data methodologies involving Hive/Hadoop/ Spark;
  • Experience with Hadoop workflow management using Azkaban, Oozie, Hamake or Cascading
  • Hadoop stream processing using Storm/Spark
  • Experience with no-sql technologies like Cassandra, couchbase, Flume or Hbase.
  • Advanced scripting skills in at least one of the following: Python or Shell and willingness to learn new technologies
  • Experience with Eclipse or other IDE development tools
  • Experience with Continuous Integration and related tools (i.e. Jenkins, Hudson, Maven)
  • Experience with Code Quality Governance related tools (Sonar, Gerrit, PMD, FindBugs, Checkstyle, Emma, Cobertura, etc)
  • Experience with Source Code Management Tools (Github)
  • Knowledge of standard tools for optimizing and testing code
  • Ability to operate effectively and independently in a dynamic, fluid environment

Additional Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience developing using J2EE technologies such as Servlet/JSP/Filters, JNDI, JDBC, JMS, JMX, RMI, Java Web Services or related skill
  • Experience with Eclipse or other IDE development tools
  • Experience developing with web/app containers such as Apache/Tomcat, Nginx
  • Experience developing using relational databases such as Oracle or MySQL

Position Description

  • Develops innovation strategies, processes, and best practices
  • Drives the execution of multiple business plans and projects
  • Supports and ensures business objectives being met
  • Leads the discovery phase of medium to large projects to come up with high level design
  • Leads the work of other small group of 3 to 4 engineers for assigned Engineering projects
  • Leads and participates in end to end service implementations, data feeds ingestion, and orchestration
  • Designs and implements low latency services.
  • Promotes and supports company policies, procedures, mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity
  • Troubleshoots business and production issues
  • Utilizes industry research to improve Wal-Mart's technology environment

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field and 6 years experience building scalable ecommerce applications or mobile software

Additional Preferred Qualifications

  • 8+ years’ experience in a development or architectural leadership role in a building web based Java EE services/applications.
  • Experience leading teams through the full life-cycle of software development through design, development, quality and deployment
  • Experience with SOA, Apache Camel, REST, Web-Services, JEE technologies, Spring, Hibernate, Oracle desirable
  • Experience with NOSQL solutions, Big Data technologies Hadoop, Hive, Kafka would be a plus
  • Experience building fast and responsive web applications
  • 2+ years’ experience in Agile Methodology

Job Type: Contract

Experience:

  • Scripting: 1 year (Preferred)
  • CI: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Eclipse: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Apache: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Hive: 1 year (Preferred)

Contract Length:

  • More than 1 year