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Sr. Developer, Backend Engineer
Date Posted:  1/14/2022
Job ID:  Job #4803
Employment Type: Salary
Location: TempeArizona
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We are looking for a Senior Developer, Backend to support the team in an Agile/Scrum software development lifecycle for the development of applications running in a fully automated DevOps, Cloud, and Micro Services based environment. You will work with our business partners to identify requirements and architecture and implement scalable, open solutions using Cloud Native technologies, including and leveraging AWS services, Machine Learning techniques, GIT, Jenkins, Docker containerization and virtualization, and Terraform. These applications are primarily on Java and NodeJS technology stacks.You not only know how to write code, but also identify and solve problems relating to scale, security, and analytics. This position requires a deep technical understanding of software development best practices, coding standards and governance.

STAND 8 provides end to end IT solutions to enterprise partners across the United States and with offices in LA, Atlanta, New York, Raleigh, and more.


    • Create technical specifications based on functional requirements.
    • Participate in a development team, producing components for new and existing applications
    • Perform basic support and debugging in test and production environments
    • Maintain and repair existing applications
    • Act as a key contributor in an agile sprint team, performing sprints on new and existing applications
    • Identify and escalate problems
    • Develop and maintain high-quality applications using Java technology stack and object-oriented methodologies
    • Work within and across Agile teams to design, develop, test, implement, and support technical solutions across a full-stack of development tools and technologies
    • Coordinate and participate in requirements gathering, research of scalable analytic techniques, team collaboration, software development, software documentation, and technology roadmaps
    • Adhere to department standards, policies, procedures, and industry best practices
    • Experience to fulfill strategy, implementation and workflow of the Media/Digital Asset Management systems
    • Experience supporting a high-availability environment, 24/7 operation
    • Experience in designing and developing large, scalable and complex systems
    • Experience in Cloud technologies (eg: AWS, Docker, Terraform, Kubernetes)
    • Experience in Build and CICD technologies e.g.: Maven, Jenkins
    • Experience in building, maintaining and debugging cloud-native production-grade applications on AWS using services like Containers, EC2, EBS, and S3
    • Experience with algorithm implementation
    • Experience with distributed message or stream processing frameworks in a cloud environment
    • Experience working in Digital Media based environments
    • Experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS)
    • Experience working with junior developers and peer programming techniques such as XP, Peer Programming, and others
    • Software development experience with Java programming language
    • Sound knowledge of RESTful Webservice design, NoSQL and SQL database design, and transaction management principles
    • Test Driven Development (TDD) exposure and understanding
    • Excellent problem solving, organizational, decision-making, written, oral and interpersonal skills
    • Proficiency with Java 8/Java EE, core Spring framework, Hibernate/JPA, Git, Linux, application servers
    • Available to work flexible hours based on requirements and needs
    • Ability to develop applications to scale in cloud based environments such as: GCP or AWS
    • Ability to develop high traffic APIs & websites
    • Ability to develop in a DevOps environment
    • Ability to develop in a fully automated CI/CD environment
    • Ability to develop highly secure, public facing applications with performance and security as a priority
    • Master's or Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science / Engineering or equivalent experience
    • Experience building/deploying Video players, transcoding & streaming solutions
    • Experience with Vidispine or any production asset management systems