Senior Java Software Engineer - Java 11, 15, 17

Costa Rica
Product Development – Product Development /
Full-time /
Remote
We are 3PILLAR GLOBAL 

Position within Costa Rica.

We build breakthrough software products that power digital businesses. We are an innovative product development partner whose solutions drive rapid revenue, market share, and customer growth for industry leaders in Software and SaaS, Media and publishing, information services, and retail.
 
Our key differentiator is our product mindset. Our development teams focus on building outcomes, and all of our team members around the globe are trained on the product mindset’s core values: – time to Value, Solve For Need, and Excel at Change. Our teams apply this mindset to build digital products that are customer-facing and revenue-generating. Our business-minded approach to agile development ensures that we align with client goals from the earliest conceptual stages through market launch and beyond.

RESPONSIBILITIES

    • Facilitate effective communication with client project stakeholders regarding project status and recommendations.
    • Craft client code that is not just efficient, but also performant, testable, scalable, secure, and of the highest quality.
    • Actively participate in accurate planning and estimation efforts, utilizing project methods and tools.
    • Proficiently gather requirements and organize/present developed features for clients.
    • Execute complex activities within the current methodology and quality standards, showcasing success across diverse engagements.
    • Promote client success across the team by collaborating with engineers, designers, and managers to understand user pain points, anticipate potential problems, and iterate on solutions that drive client success.
    • Engage in agile software development, including daily stand-ups, sprint planning, team retrospectives, and other governance activities.
    • Actively participate in the Engineering Practice community, mentoring others through Communities of Practice (CoPs) or on project teams, and supporting the growth of technical capabilities.
    • Independently drive project delivery within defined architecture, demonstrating autonomy and accountability in all stages from conceptualization to deployment.

REQUIREMENTS

    • Great interpersonal skills - must be a team player.
    • 5+ years Java programming experience, including using JDK 11 and higher.
    • 5+ years developing web based applications leveraging cloud services.
    • Recent Hands-on experience, at least 2 years, with REST.
    • Advanced knowledge of Spring Framework (DI), Spring REST controllers and Spring Security.
    • Experience leveraging JDBC connectivity and experience with database abstraction layers such as jOOQ, Hibernate, or JPA Experience working in an Agile development model.
    • Version Control (Git)

    • Highlight:
    • Java.
    • Spring boot.
    • Kafka.
    • gRPC (Nice to have).
    • Kotlin (Nice to have), JavaScript, TypeScript.
    • Time-series database concepts, or has experience with a TSDB (e.g. TimescaleDB, InfluxDB).
    • Being able to demonstrate coding experience (code samples /github repository / Stack Overflow participations) is highly recommended.

    • Other Nice To Have:
    • Java Concurrency concepts strong understanding.
    • Modern IDE such as IntelliJ.
    • Debugging / Issues Diagnosis.
    • Java Web Server and Servlets containers such as Jetty.
    • RESTful APIs Design that include Swagger documentation and Open API Specifications.
    • Advanced working knowledge of relational databases (MySQL, Postgres, or H2) and ability to write and optimize SQL queries.
    • Various network, web and application based protocols

    • Additional Experience:
    • Translate business requirements into technical requirements.
    • Actively participate in agile meetings assisting in the grooming, scoping and sizing of user stories.
    • Design, develop, and provide ongoing maintenance of Java application and associated API’s.
    • Participate in defect analysis and recommend coding changes to correct issues.
    • Debug and step through code and identify issues and problems.
    • Craft unit and integration tests.
    • Develop code according to internal published coding standards.
    • Write easily understandable, testable, scalable and efficient code.
    • Provide testing support to other development team members.
    • Maintain and update code documentation.
    • Validate designs against written specification.
    • Contribute to maintaining release of code and code management.
    • Provide informative updates and consistent feedback to project team and supervisor regarding status.

BENEFITS

    • Beach House.
    • “Aseisthmus”(“Asociación Solidarista”).
    • Charity Social Responsibility.
    • Agreements with Costa Rican Universities.
    • 1 Day off (Graduation).
    • 2 Days off (Bereavement, Marriage).
    • Learning and Development CR (courses, certifications, Tech training, mentor me). Sponsored certifications.
    • Health & Wellness Program (Private Medical Insurance, Financial Talks and Soft Skills development).
    • Rewards and Recognition Program - Celebrate (recognitions per outstanding performance, anniversary, peer to peer).
    • Team Buildings.

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