Senior Software Engineer II/ Technical Lead – Backend

Pune, IN

Job Description / Skills Required

Do you want to shape the future of enterprise software?
 
At Aera Technology, we are helping the largest enterprises in the world transform how they make and execute decisions with Decision Intelligence. Aera understands how your business works, makes real-time recommendations, predicts outcomes, and takes action autonomously. Our platform delivers the business agility required to respond to today’s ever-changing environment.
 
The SSE II/Lead Software Engineer is a hands-on role that will work closely with our Product Owners to iterate quickly on the features and APIs, interact with one or more engineering teams to define the architecture, and implement features based on a precise understanding of the requirements.
 
As SSE II/technical lead in our global engineering organization, the candidate will mentor and lead talented local/remote teams, and collaborate with other teams as well.

Responsibilities

    • Design, build and maintain efficient, reusable, and reliable code and automation
    • Strong experience leading design and implementation of robust and highly scalable services
    • Demonstrated ability to mentor engineers and lead projects
    • Strong OOD and SOA principles, with the ability to implement them in Java
    • Has a passion to produce high quality deliverables while working with cross-functional teams
    • Ability to handle a fast paced environment for iterative project turnarounds on mission critical systems Team/Leadership qualifications 
    • Demonstrated ability or open to working with global teams across time zones
    • Has a passion to produce high quality deliverables Participate in design and code reviewsMaintain the CI/CD and improve release pipeline
    • Identify bottlenecks and bugs in applications, and devise solutions to ensure the best possible performance, quality, and responsiveness of the applications

About You

    • Strong educational background with Bachelors/Masters in Computer Science or a related area
    • 10+ yrs experience in Java, J2EE, Tomcat, multithreading and caching techniques
    • 2+ yrs experience in Java 8 (Streams, Lambda)
    • Experience with working on Spring/ORM, Microservice frameworks, Dockers, GIT, Gradle and Linux platforms
    • Experience building secure, complex, and scalable APIs, from design through deployment
    • Solid understanding of writing and delivering testable quality code, from the ground upExperience with SQL development, data modeling and complex data structures for high-volume and high-velocity data
    • Solid experience with Kafka, Kafka Streams 
    • Experience in working with NOSQL technologies like REDIS, MongoDB
    • Solid understanding and experience with OAuth, Logging and Security frameworks
    • Hands-on experience with frameworks such as JUnit, TestNG, Mockito
    • Hands-on experience with code quality frameworks/tools such as SonarQube, pmd, checkstyle etc.

Nice to Have

    • Experience with streaming data and complex event processing systems
    • Working knowledge in AWS, Kafka, Apache Spark, Elasticsearch

Perks and Benefits

      • Stock Options:  We believe every Aera team member should have a stake in our future 
      • Group Medical Insurance: We offer coverage to each and every Aeranaut, with family coverage options available
      • Term Insurance: for all employees: 2x annual compensation
      • Accidental Insurance: for all employees
      • Learning and Development: You’ll have access to professional development content through Udemy, our online learning platform. Udemy offers thousands of courses to help you learn new skills – whether for your professional development or your personal interests
      • Employee Referral Program:  Earn cash when your referrals get hired!
      • Events and Extras:  We work hard and get things done, but we also value the importance of having fun: office outings; birthday celebrations; holiday parties; weekly in-office lunches, and more
      • Paid Time Off: 30-days paid time off. In addition, we have 10 paid holidays each year
      • Snacks: When you’re working from the office, you’ll have access to our fully stocked kitchen with a diverse supply of snacks and beverages
Note: We’re continuously re-evaluating these to offer the best for our Aeranauts, so these are subject to change for the better
At Aera, we're on a mission to solve the biggest, most intractable challenges in the world of enterprise software. We envision the rise of the Self-Driving Enterprise: a more autonomously functioning business with a central operating system that connects and orchestrates business operations. Our Cognitive Operating System is increasingly used by the world's largest companies to fundamentally transform their organizations and how work is done.
 
If you share our passion for building the next generation of enterprise software, and deploying it for the most sophisticated customers in the world, you’ve met your match. Headquartered in Mountain View, California, we're growing fast, with teams in Mountain View and San Francisco (California), Bucharest and Cluj-Napoca (Romania), Paris (France), Munich (Germany), London (UK), Pune and Bangalore (India), Sydney (Australia) and Singapore.  So join us, and let’s build the future of work together!