Lead Engineer - Java Developer

Engineering Bangalore, Karnataka


Description

POSITION DATA SPECIFICATION

Position Title:

Lead Backend Developer - Java

Organization/Location:

Xylem Water Solutions India Private Limited, India Technology Centre, Bangalore location, India

Reports To:

Manager – Application Software & Advanced Data Analytics

Part 1 Describe the Position

Application leads will own and lead the development process from definition to deployment. Develop cutting-edge technologies to improve Xylem's software offering. Create and maintain back end oriented services and micro-services utilized by the rest of our architecture. Engineer code that is efficient, standard and well documented. Take on challenging tasks as needed with an eagerness to develop skills in new areas. Provide technical guidance and architecture design to the project. Manage the scrum and plan the sprints. Bring to the job an excitement and work ethic on par for a startup technology firm.

Summary

List the essential functions and major activities in order of their importance.

  • Provide technical guidance and architecture design to the project
  • Manage the scrum and plan the sprints.
  • Participate in the development process from definition to deployment.
  • Develop cutting-edge technologies to improve Xylem’s software offering.
  • Maintain and improve existing cloud-based applications, reducing costs and streamlining efficiency.
  • Create and maintain back end oriented services and micro-services utilized by the rest of our architecture.
  • Engineer code that is efficient, standard and well documented.
  • Take on challenging tasks as needed with an eagerness to develop skills in new areas.
  • Bring to the job an excitement and work ethic on par for a startup technology firm.
  • Ability to communicate effectively in writing and orally

Part 2 Describe the Person

Minimum professional and educational background desired (include years of experience)

  • BS in Computer Science or BE/B.Tech in Computer Science/Electronics & Communication or related fields or Master in Science in Software or MCA
  • 10 year’s minimum of Java development in a team environment
  • Proven ability to develop back end services in a large scale, high performance environment

Describe the most important competencies required of the individual.

  • Experience working with Java, REST, SOAP, and creating web services.
  • Knowledge of tools such as JAXB, Jackson, and GSON.
  • Experience with Spring or Spring Boot.
  • Experience with MongoDB, Influx DB or similar No SQL databases
  • Experience with SQL and RDBMS systems.
  • Experience in IOT applications
  • Experience in Data heavy applications
  • Experience with Microservice development and the application of DDD concepts
  • Experience with secure credential storage and management (RBAC)
  • Experience with EventStore concepts
  • Experience with server-side MVC containers (Spring, Struts, Play Framework).
  • Scrum master certification or experience
  • Experience with Agile methodology or similar lean startup approach to building software.
  • Experience in IOT platforms would be a plus
  • Experience in leading a project team, mentoring junior resources and cross team collaboration