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Your Role and Responsibilities
Are you a lead software engineer with a passion for building scalable micro-services that handle
massive amounts of data and form the backbone of customer-facing managed services? We are a
growing SaaS company centred that helps customers enterprises plan, analyse, and optimize their IT spending across traditional and cloud infrastructure. We are looking for a Principal Software Engineer who is passionate about building large scale services optimized for performance, efficiency, and handling lots of data. You will be responsible for designing new services, revamping existing ones, and guiding the team's overall system design and architecture.
As part of our growing team, you will:
Build cloud-natives services that solve new and existing business challenges and customer needs.
Design and implement resilient systems and that horizontally scale.
Dive into complex architectures and research and identify new technologies to solve tough problems.
Influence multiple teams and hold a high bar for systems architecture, operations, and quality.
Mentor and foster career growth for junior engineers.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
12 to 15 years of experience in enterprise level software architecture, design, development (architecture, design patterns, reliability and scaling) of new and current systems
Experienced in Full Stack product development
Bachelor's Degree in computer science or a related field
Computer Science fundamentals in data structures, algorithm design and problem solving.
Extensive knowledge and deep understanding of Java and related technologies
Experience with modern software development methodologies: Agile/Kanban, CI/CD, DevOps, etc.
Proficiency in Full Stack product development
Proficiency with Java is essential.
Proficient with REST APIs
Proficient with product development experience on both front end and back end
Experience with AWS and/or other public cloud technologies.
Database Experience (query optimization, index generation, caching) or NoSQL DBs a plus
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
Strong customer focus, ownership, and drive
Demonstrated capability to provide depth and breadth technical leadership
Experience in SaaS Solutions
At least one additional modern programming language, such as Go, Scala, Python.
Good knowledge of advanced concepts in microservices, containers
Experience in mentoring, recruiting, and team-building
Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
About Business UnitIBM Software infuses core business operations with intelligence-from machine learning to generative AI-to help make organizations more responsive, productive, and resilient. IBM Software helps clients put AI into action now to create real value with trust, speed, and confidence across digital labor, IT automation, application modernization, security, and sustainability. Critical to this is the ability to make use of all data, because AI is only as good as the data that fuels it. In most organizations data is spread across multiple clouds, on premises, in private datacenters, and at the edge. IBM's AI and data platform scales and accelerates the impact of AI with trusted data, and provides leading capabilities to train, tune and deploy AI across business. IBM's hybrid cloud platform is one of the most comprehensive and consistent approach to development, security, and operations across hybrid environments-a flexible foundation for leveraging data, wherever it resides, to extend AI deep into a business.
This job requires you to be fully COVID-19 vaccinated prior to your start date and proof of vaccination status will be required before your start date. During the Onboarding process you will be asked to confirm your vaccination status, in case you are unable to get vaccinated for any reason, you can let us know at that stage. Please let us know if you are unable to be vaccinated due to medical or religious reasons. IBM will consider such requests on a case by case basis subject to submission of required proof by the candidate before a stipulated date.
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