Job TITLE: Java Engineer

Location: San Jose, CA

Term: Contract

Skill: Job description: Position Summary: We are looking for a Senior Software Engineer with strong Java skills, and strong experience in managing Cloud-hosted solutions. This position is part of a development team which makes highly visible contributions to the success of next generation products. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: • Develop Java server applications using a variety of frameworks. Define and implementation of DB schemas, REST API interfaces. • Manage and administer the deployment of the applications on Amazon Web Services cloud. • Discuss with Product managers, UX designers to gather requirements, and arrive at creative solutions. • Collaborate and work interactively with other team members to implement and test the end-to-end solution. Troubleshoot potential issues. • Make active contributions to design, status and demo meetings, and present solutions objectively. • Have a strong desire to learn new technologies.

Experience: • 5 years experience in Java server side development • BSCS or relevant experience • Strong skills in Core Java, J2EE, JDBC and Web Services • Excellent understanding of REST interfaces, web application development and multi-tier architecture • Solid Experience working with a Relational DB (preferably MySQL), and Web Application Servers (preferably Tomcat) • Good working knowledge of Cloud hosted solutions, preferably Amazon Web Services. Good understanding of Docker and deployment on AWS services and tools (EC2, RDS, ELB, S3, CloudFront etc). • Work interactively with other team members for the design and implementation of end-to-end solutions • Strong desire to learn new technologies

Education: • Experience working with Identity Management, Federated Authentication, OAuth or Security solutions • Work experience in an Agile environment • Scripting experience (Shell, Perl etc) • Experience working with continuous integration tools (Jenkins, Hudson) • Good understanding of front-end technologies – HTML5, Javascript, CSS3, AJAX