Sr. Software Engineer (Backend)

Full Time Job
Bangalore, India, USA
Posted 2 years ago

Sr. Software Engineer (Big Data/Enterprise Integration)

Perfaware is looking for a Senior Software Engineer to help re-imagine Digital Commerce for Retailers by designing, building and deploying highly scalable solutions. As a Senior Developer you can look forward to collaborating with your team and our clients to deliver applications that are beautiful, functional and responsive at scale. You will be part of a small team that builds world class software applications using technologies like Java, JavaScript, Cassandra, Kafka for the world’s largest companies. If you are an aggressive learner who enjoys solving tough engineering problems and delighting users we look forward to talking with you.

Responsibilities of a Sr. Software Engineer (Backend) include:

  • Develop a modern and scalable Enterprise Integration solution by designing and writing code in an Agile development methodology
  • Work with team to understand business requirements and translate it to an awesome solution through an iterative mindset starting with a MVP
  • Work closely with the Architect to adhere to best practices, coding conventions and platform, as well as provide feedback
  • Proactively consider and adhere to non-functional requirements, specifically high availability, resiliency, scalability, and data consistency.
  • Help in the evaluation of toolkits and tech stack elements considering ease of maintenance, scalability and stability
  • Assist in installing and maintaining the new technical stack components – Cassandra, Kafka, REDIS and otherr
  • Support the sizing and maintenance of Big Data infrastructure and tech stack
  • Participate in determining testing strategy and execution of test cases
  • Design and develop Proof-of-Concept solutions for new features
  • Develop and test solutions to work with Container technologies – Docker and Kubernetes
  • Upto 25% Travel needed (Tue-Thurs) to work at our customer location (1 in 4 weeks during course of project) (US Based resource will travel 1 in 3-4 weeks, Blore based resources may have to travel to local client office)



  • 4-10 years experience as Software Engineer working on sotware development for scalable applications
  • Proficient in Java (Spring MVC/Hibernate) including Java Persistence, JAXB, Jersey, Java 8, Design Patterns, Microservices Architecture
  • Hands-on real world (not PoC or personal projects) commercial experience spanning –
    • 1 or more years experience with SOA (Service Oriented Architecture), RESTful web services and Integration techniques
    • 2 or more years experience with JavaScript, ReactJS, AngularJS, Bootstrap and Node.js, Spring Framework, Hibernate, JPA, Spring Bot,
    • 1 or more years experience with at least one NoSQL Database – preferably Cassandra and exposure to RDBMS like Oracle or DB2
    • 1 or more years experience developing solutions/APIs/microservices with Kafka, Cassandra, REDIS, Elastic, Hazelcast, MongoDB, Spark Streaming (or Flink/Beam)
  • Comfortable using version control software, preferably Git / GitHub/Bitbucket.
  • Good Understanding and hand on experience with Enterprise Integration Patterns (EIP)
  • Quick learner with a sharp mind and aptitude for technological innovation
  • Detail-oriented and produces high quality work under demanding circumstances
  • Go-Getter willing to go the extra mile with a strong work ethic; self-directed and resourceful
  • Good communication skills
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science; equivalent experience may be considered.
  • US Citizen or Permanent Resident (Only For US based roles)


Nice to have:

  • Ability to rapidly prototype for new requirements and harness new tools
  • Experience deploying with Docker containers /Kubernetes
  • Knowledge of Retail/Ecommerce/Supply Chain domain.




Note to recruiter:

Prefer candidates in East or Central timezones near a major airport as travel could be required once in 4 weeks to client location

Preference will be given to candidates in Dallas/Charlotte or willing to relocate to Dallas.

Competitive annual bonus offered at 10-20% of salary


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