Sr Java Engineer

Platform and Services Chennai, India


Position at Gogo Commercial Aviation

This position is for a Senior Java Engineer who will help us design and develop our next generation airline services platform. We are building a globally deployed platform for our customers using some best-in-class, open-source code such as Spring Cloud Netflix and leveraging features such as Archaius, Hystrix, Zuul and others. 

We have a progressive, forward thinking DevOps team and believe in developer empowerment. As a developer you will have access and capability to deploy your code into production on your own terms using leading edge tooling with Netflix Spinnaker and our recently open-sourced, Gogo Foremast, enabling single click deploys. This role requires strong Java skills and a solid understanding of building and deploying micro-services.  

Key responsibilities 

  • Design and develop globally deployed cloud based micro-servicessolutions with high availability. 

Required Skills & Experience 

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related discipline
  • 4-8 years of in-depth development experience with Java
  • Experience building highly scalable distributed systems
  • Web Services, Web APIs, and micro-services
  • Solid experience with SQL and NoSQL based solutions. 

Bonus Skills & Experience 

  • Reactive programming - RxJava, Akka Play. 
  • AWS deployments
  • Experience working in a DevOps environment with continuous deployments. 
  • Functional programming