Job Openings Backend Developer II

About the job Backend Developer II

Gentis Solutions is seeking a Backend Developer to join our team. This contract position is with one of our Fortune 50 clients interested in full-time consultants. The ideal candidates will have the required skills listed below and will be eligible and open to be hired by our client at the end of the project’s duration. This position works alongside an existing team and leverages enterprise-level technologies and processes. If you would like to work at a company that has been recognized for its diversity and inclusion, its work to drive positive social change, and as an environmental leader, make sure you apply below.
Requirements

  • 3+ years of enterprise development experience.
  • Java programming skills and data structures
  • Microservices architecture and development skills
  • Experience with the Spring Framework (Persistence, REST, Messaging, Integrations) such as Spring Boot
  • Significant knowledge of SQL Database and NoSQL Databases ( Oracle, Postgres, Cassandra )
  • Messaging architectures & development- Kafka or equivalent
  • Proven Experience in building RESTful APIs and a deep understanding of REST principles
  • Proven Experience working with Docker or similar technologies, GIT, CI/CD and writing unit/integration tests
  • Strong analytical problem solving skills and excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Self-starter with strong initiative, quality deliverable and ability to work under pressure
  • Business-minded approach to time, costs, and deadlines
  • Demonstrated ability to work well within a team environment


Desirable Skills

  • Experience with high throughput, distributed multi-region applications and databases
  • Backend REST micro services development experience
  • Expertise in Java and Spring
  • Cloud expertise (preferably Azure/Kubernetes)
  • Ability to work with remote offshore teams


Typical Duties

  • Develop backend eCommerce web and Merchandizing applications in cloud platform technologies 
  • Collaborate with designers & product managers to iterate on the design & implementation of our product 
  • Work with Engineers from the full stack to build and ship features 
  • Identify and uphold engineering best practices 
  • Monitor performance, watch for traffic drops related to usability problems & rectify the issues 
  • Review app and feature code, and plan future API upgrades with the development team


Compensation & BenefitsGentis Solutions offers industry leading employment packages for its professionals. Full-time Gentis employees can expect compensation at above market rates with exceptional benefits such as:

  • Full premium coverage of health, dental, & vision.
  • Fully matched 401K plan
  • PTO plan that reaches 4 weeks of time off
  • Maternity/Paternity Leave, and more