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Lead Java Engineer

Chicago, IL




We marry design and engineering language in ways that produce impactful and memorable experience journeys. We partner all the way to continuously improve our clients’ digital maturity. Our Studio network brings the optimal combination of skill, scale, and cost for each stage of the product development lifecycle. And to do this we need great transformational people that want to impact the projects and organizations that they work with. 

We are looking for an exceptional Lead Java Engineer to work with our cross-functional team, and join our world-class community of talented experts. Core to this need are expertise in:

  • 7+ years of experience in custom application development most recently with Java 8+ leveraging the Spring Boot framework
  • Proven track record of architecting and implementing enterprise solutions using current best-practice patterns and methodologies (12 Factor principles, Microservices)
  • Extensive back-end development expertise in modern domain driven API architecture
  • Proven ability to develop complex API's in high volume, highly available environments leveraging published API contracts
  • Must have experience creating containers with Docker and/or Kubernetes
  • Analytical and data analysis savvy, preferably on a NoSQL (Cosmos, Mongo etc) database platform
  • Experience in Cloud Native application development on AWS Cloud is highly preferred
  • OpenShift cloud experience preferred
  • Kafka Streaming experience preferred
  • 3+ years of experience developing in an Agile environment, preferably SAFe
  • Consulting skills including team building, flexibility, and customer service
  • Ability to demonstrate skills in analysis, design, implementation, and development process
  • A strong curiosity about our clients’ business needs, coupled with a passion to stay on the cutting edge
  • Must currently reside in the continental USA and be authorized to work for any employer

Ideally you will also have:

  • An Agile mindset with experience working in Agile environment
  • A spirit of collaboration and transparent communication
  • A natural curiosity for new scripting languages , frameworks and technologies 
  • High personal code/development standards (peer testing, unit testing, documentation, etc)

We are a thriving Community of top technology talent that is globally connected. We Engage, Make, Run and Evolve the technology that makes many brands that you know and love. So let’s take this journey together. No matter where you are on your digital career roadmap, we can help you grow and have fun doing it. 

Cognizant Softvision is an Equal Opportunity Employer. No 3rd Party Agency Candidates.


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