Principal Software Engineer

Engineering Requisition ID 3286 Pune, India



Qualys is seeking Principal Software Engineer to join our product development team (11+ years experience) . As a Principal Software Engineer Engineer, you'll be tasked with managing a team of engineers and solving distributed computing problem at scale.


  • Mentor the engineering team.
  • Contribute & Participate in design, development, deployment and make sure its inline with the product roadmap and other components. 
  • Make sure that right design and standards are followed by the team. 
  • Making sure that the product is running soothly in production environment.

  • 11+ years hands-on Java engineer who has developed SaaS based software products and solutions for service oriented deployments in public or private clouds.
  • Has technically managed/mentored a team of 5-6 people.
  • Has a track record of delivering a product from development to deployment and maintaining it
  • Have built scalable SaaS platforms using microservices/distributed systems architecture using:
    • RESTful API's.
    •  Messaging middleware using JMS, AMQP, Kafka, NATS, etc.
    • In-memory caching using Redis, Memcached, etc.
  • Strong Java programming skills including object oriented design, prototyping, development, testing, profiling, etc.
  • Knowledge of JVM concepts like garbage collection, heap, stack, profiling, class loading, etc.
  • Excellent understanding of data structures and algorithms
  • Experience with NoSQL databases (preferably Cassandra)
  • Bachelors/Masters/Doctorate in Computer Science or equivalent

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