Sr. Java Engineers

Location: 🇺🇾 Uruguay / 🇦🇷 Argentina / Remote

 

We are looking for a great developer to join us!

The team is growing to face new and exciting challenges. We are looking for senior engineers with technical expertise and a passion for low-level programming.

Job Description

We are building a top-level Java backend team to work on an innovative product in the analytics industry. For this position, we are looking for experienced Java Engineers (+5 years) who enjoy low-level programming and have a deep understanding of technology at its core.

We expect candidates with outstanding analytical skills and a keen desire to learn and apply state-of-the-art technologies.

Committed to:

– Implement new functionality and analyses in a real-time distributed query engine using cutting-edge technologies while working with massive data sets.
– Research and develop solutions to help scale systems and eliminate performance bottlenecks emphasizing high scalability, high reliability, and low latency.
– Build systems to support easier integration of customer data.
– Be an integral part of a team that works and adapts fast, and enjoys working together.
– Be a self-starter, self-learner, and contribute to the better development of the product.

Hiring Process

📝 Initial CV/LinkedIn screening
📞 Screening call
💻 Technical Call
💬 Meet the founder
✉️ Proposal or rejection with a feedback

Experience:

– Minimum five years of work experience as a Java software/infrastructure engineer.
– Significant experience with scalable distributed systems architectures using modern commercial cloud infrastructure (we use a mix of web servers, containers, load balancers, databases, message queues, and caches from the big providers).
– Solid CS foundation — you’re able to justify the data structures, algorithms, and techniques used in your code, and you’re able to analyze it with regard to time/space complexity.
– Experience with tools like YourKit, VisualVm, or Console.
– Experience with distributed data stores like Cassandra, HBase, Hive, Druid, Clickhouse.
– Experience with applications in production, and/or debugging applications in production.
– Experience tuning garbage collection in the JVM.
– Demonstrated track record of shipping quality products

Knowledge

– Deep understanding of the heuristics of the JVM, memory, and garbage collection.
– The ability to debug programs in your head.
– Able to build articulate and justify trade-offs when architecting new functionality
– A solid understanding of the fundamentals of how computers and networks operate, TCP/IP, DNS, the difference between CPU/DISK/Network IO and how that impacts programming decisions.

Additional Knowledge

– Deep understanding of the heuristics of the JVM, memory, and garbage collection.
– The ability to debug programs in your head.
– Able to build articulate and justify trade-offs when architecting new functionality
– A solid understanding of the fundamentals of how computers and networks operate, TCP/IP, DNS, the difference between CPU/DISK/Network IO and how that impacts programming decisions.

Skills

– Teamwork.
– Proactivity.
– Good job estimation.
– Methodical, organized, and consistent in completing your work.
– Able to move and adjust quickly.
– Able to operate independently and can speak up when help is needed.
– Good English and Spanish written and oral communication skills.
– Constant interest in learning.

Join our team