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Experienced hands on technical architect needed to build & deliver could solutions that are highly scalable

Experienced hands on technical architect needed to build & deliver could solutions that are highly scalable

A leading Sydney based Australian technology company is seeking a hands on technical architect to design, architect and develop microservices to support HIGH volume consumer applications. You will be required to take the lead on writing quality code with careful attention to scalability, security and performance. Be quality focused, use continual testing, and participate in code-reviews with other software engineers.

You will be confident and competent in designing and developing highly scalable applications using Java, microservices, Spring, REST, Hazelcast, Cassandra, Kafka, etc.

The project itself is transitioning the business into its next phase of product growth, opening doors to customers on a global scale and increasing the load of user/customer base from thousands to millions. As you can imagine, it's kind of a big deal. If you have come from an engineering background and can dive into the code of open source technologies, attribute performance or scalability issues to code, be able to postulate fixes, talk to the open source community and/or possibly contribute solutions well this is made for you!

So ideally you will be skilled in the following:

  • BS/MS in computer science 
  • Extensive experience in building distributed solutions, high performance and scalability
  • Very strong experience with high volume, transactional systems with emphasis on single digit millisecond response times and highly scalable (but complex) solutions
  • Extensive of experience designing and developing secure object-oriented web services.
  • Strong DevOps experience to support zero-downtime upgrades and functionality deployment in large clusters
  • Experience with all phases of software development. You have been there and done it, multiple times. You have strong experience in Java and Restful API Development.
  • Strong experience with many of the following technologies: 
    • Hazelcast
    • Cassandra
    • Kafka
    • REST
    • Web servers

What else? Well....

  • Experience with developing MicroServices highly desired.
  • Knowledge of Mulesoft or ApiGee 
  • Some familiarity with exposing and securing APIs using an API Management Solution.
  • Experience with SQL and NoSQL databases.
  • Test Driven Development and knowledge of mocking frameworks such as EasyMock, Mockito.

This is an important role, potentially career defining. So if you feel you have the skills for this don't wast anyone's time - give me a call! 

If you have gotten this far I would have thought so. Call me, email me and apply now. Sam Elderfield 0468 591 683  sam.elderfield@sterning.com

Bit about me: Hi! I'm Sam and I work with placing software engineers into high performing teams like this one above. I work with people who build things with technologies that usually revolve around JavaScript, DevOps, Ruby and Native mobile applications. If this role isn't right for you but you might be interested in a chat then get in touch as I would be more than happy to talk!


Hands on technical architect role

Strong knowledge of DevOps needed

Game changing project with massive impact


The salary range for this role is $120000 to $199999


This job is located in or around Sydney,

avatar Sam Elderfield Director - IT Recruitment

Sam's the man to speak to for all things relating to development. Dev? Call him.

Email sam.elderfield@sterning.com
Phone +61 468 591 683

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