Req # 101154
Senior Java Platform Engineer
Mountain View, CA US
Employee: Full Time Employee
The core personalization team is dedicated to drive Castlight to become the industry’s first systems of intelligence driven health benefits navigation platform. We are the forefront of tackling some of key health care challenges in understanding users health and push relevant and ranked recommendations to the user to make a behavior change that impacts them positively in managing both their health and their health related finances. The team is responsible for building the full stack personalization engine that handles large volumes of data and algorithms that power the relevance and recommendations to be presented to user in milliseconds. As a key member of the team you will be responsible for developing many of the features that become part of this impactful platform.
- 7 years of professional software engineering experience
- Expertise with standard server-side software technologies, including: Java, MySQL, Spring, Spring Boot, Spring batch, Hibernate, etc.
- Experience with REST and API design and microservices architecture.
- Experience with AWS Cloud Computing infrastructure and APIs is a big plus.
- Deployment of scalable web systems with architectural requirements for high availability, high throughput, low response time, etc.
- Experience in Object Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD) with appropriate use of design patterns.
- Strong knowledge of key data structures and algorithms.
- Strong understanding of SQL and Database performance.
- Experience with docker and kubernetes a big plus.
- Experience with message brokers such as RabbitMQ and streaming platforms like Apache Kafka a big plus.
- Desire to grow professionally with a small, focused, development team in a fast-paced team.
- Excellent communication and problem solving skills.
- Bachelor's degree or higher, in Computer Science or related field.