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Senior Software Engineer



Software Engineering
Posted on Tuesday, April 16, 2024

At 8x8 Inc. [Nasdaq:EGHT] we put communications at the heart of our business and build technology that allows people to connect anytime, anywhere they are in the world, and on any device. XCaaS - the 8x8 Experience Communications Platform - brings together Employee and Customer Experience, enabling hybrid workforces across the globe to connect, collaborate, and delight customers, while providing businesses with real-time communications analytics, intelligence and unique insights.

Learn more on our company website at www.8x8.com follow our pages on LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.

We are looking for a Senior Software Engineer to join our growing technology team. This is an exciting opportunity to become a member of the 8x8 engineering team that is involved in the entire life cycle of development, from the browser to the database.
You will be part of the team that owns high performance, mission critical services, from design to development, deployment and operation at scale.
Get the chance to work in a microservices architecture, add new features, solve day-to-day problems and contribute to system wide technical improvements. All this in an agile run project that is continuously deployed in Kubernetes clusters hosted in AWS.
If you enjoy working on highly performant serverside technologies, in a cloud environment, building APIs, testing, deploying, troubleshooting, fine tuning with keen focus on production stability and uptime this opportunity is perfect for you.

Contribute in all phases of the development lifecycle
Write well designed, testable, efficient code
Understand, interpret, and clarify functional requirements as well as technical requirements for product features
Ensure designs are in compliance with specifications
Collaborate and contribute to architecture and design decisions driving product direction
Prepare and produce releases of software components
Support Continuous Improvement by investigating alternatives and new technologies and presenting these for architectural review

Good understanding of object-oriented programming principles
Strong design and architectural skills
Proven skills and Hands-on programming experience in Java, preferably leveraging Spring Framework
Excellent development experience with Java REST web services
Knowledge of Java concurrency/multithreading and asynchronous APIs
Comfortable with Java internals (Classloading, Memory Management, Transaction Management, Performance, Annotation Processing)
Excellent knowledge of Relational Databases, SQL, and ORM technologies (JPA2, Hibernate)
Proficiency in Database technologies (SQL and NoSQL)
Good knowledge of Distributed Systems
Good knowledge of NFR-s analysis and implementation
Deliver beautiful and well tested code
Exposure to AWS (or other Public Cloud)
Very good understanding of design patterns and microservices
Experience with test automation at the unit and integration levels.
Familiar with architecture, design, development, and deployment of enterprise systems
Passionate about delivering high-quality software
Experience working in a global environment, across multiple time zones and geographies

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