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Lead Software Engineer (Java) Remote

Lead Software Engineer (Java) Description

Job #: 57593
EPAM is committed to providing our global team of 36,700+ EPAMers with inspiring careers from day one. EPAMers lead with passion and honesty and think creatively. Our people are the source of our success and we value collaboration, try to always understand our customers’ business, and strive for the highest standards of excellence. In today’s new market conditions, we continue to support operations for hundreds of clients around the world remotely, with the vast majority of our teams working from home. No matter where you are located, you’ll join a dedicated, diverse community that will help you discover your fullest potential.


Product Systems team supports our client’s commitment to elevate our guests experience through the strategic delivery of reliable and sustainable solutions from Product concept to Finished goods production.

Come join an excited and talented engineering team that is leading the transformation of our client Product technology. This is a team that is in process of its transformation from a traditional monolith architecture to cloud-based service architecture. As a Tech Lead, you will work with technology and solution leaders from our Sourcing & Quality domains, defining the roadmap and developing solution, logical & physical architecture plans to initiate enterprise-grade solutions across the organization. Serve as a primary Subject Matter Expert (SME) as well as provide through leadership and incorporate best practices in Services-Oriented Architecture (SOA) and Microservices design and implementation.

What You’ll Do

  • Strives to unblock other team members, reduces waste by being the facilitator of an effective environment in technical and people side
  • Ensures cross-team communication on a regular basis, drives common vision, practices, and capabilities across teams
  • Understands the most effective use of the team members and how to allocate them, helps others on the team show up the way we need to
  • Leads the technical solution in a manner consistent with client Technology’s enterprise architecture, applying common frameworks and re-usable components
  • Helps ensure the operational platforms and associated interfacing data and systems have been properly architected from and end-to-end perspective to meet the functional and non-functional needs of the business
  • Brings conceptual design down to a level of detail that can be physically implemented
  • Works closely with domain architects and development teams to support and guide solution implementations and acts as an advisor for technical resources
  • Develops and maintain current and future-state architecture models
  • Stays abreast of industry best practices, technologies, architectures, trends, emerging technologies and develop Proof-Of-Concept projects to validate same
  • Mentors project delivery teams on adopting to DevOps model, new ideas/technologies

What You Have

  • Computer Science or related degree
  • 5+ year experience designing solutions in Retail domain
  • Strong understanding of microservice architecture & knowledge of challenges related to building cloud-native apps
  • Expert in design and development of Spring, Spring Boot and Spring Cloud applications
  • Expert in design and development of RESTful APIs using JAX-RS and JSON
  • Experience on transforming a legacy monolithic application to a microservice based application
  • Experience with event-based and message-driven distributed systems
  • Experience working with containers, Docker, Kubernetes or other container schedulers
  • Knowledge of Amazon ECS or other cloud container services
  • Experience using IaaS, PaaS from Amazon AWS
  • Understanding of security using SSL protocols and data encryption
  • Experience using Git and GitLab
  • Strong understanding of DevOps, CI/CD (Jenkins)
  • Experience working with relational databases Postgres/Oracle, strong understanding of SQL concepts
  • Experience in other programming languages like JavaScript or Python is a plus
  • Experience in developing single page applications using Angular framework is a plus

What We Offer

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance (Subsidized)
  • Health Savings Account
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (Healthcare, Dependent Care, Commuter)
  • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability (Company Provided)
  • Life and AD&D Insurance (Company Provided)
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Unlimited access to LinkedIn learning solutions
  • Matched 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Paid Time Off
  • Legal Plan and Identity Theft Protection
  • Accident Insurance
  • Employee Discounts
  • Pet Insurance
  • REQ #: 200213186

Equal Employment Opportunity

EPAM Systems, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.  We recognize the value of diversity and inclusion in creating success for our customers, business partners, shareholders, employees and communities. We are committed to recruiting, hiring, developing and promoting employees without discrimination. As a global employer, this commitment includes complying with all laws in the countries in which we operate. Nevertheless, we believe equal employment practices should not be limited to what the law requires. Equal opportunity and inclusion are essential to motivate, empower and recognize the best in everyone.

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