Front End Architect/Principal Engineer

San Jose, California
Engineering – R&D
8x8, Inc. (NYSE:EGHT) communication solutions help businesses transform their customer and employee experience.  With one system of engagement for cloud voice, video, collaboration and contact center and one system of intelligence on one cloud communications platform, businesses can now communicate faster and smarter to exceed the speed of customer expectations. For additional information, visit, or follow 8x8 on LinkedIn, Twitter, and Facebook.

8x8, Inc. a leader in the business communications services is developing next generation Cloud based unified communication technologies. 
8x8 Engineering is looking for a Front End Architect/Principal engineer to guide the development team in Front End optimization and own all front end architecture across all products. 
    Architecture Assessment & Proposing technical solutions.
    Engage in functional architecture and product development discussions.
    Propose strategy for API Migration, Legacy application migration strategy and approach to AWS.
    Micro-service development, deployment on AWS [NodeJS, Dockers, API Gateway, ].
    Carry out Proof of Concept for newer technologies / performance bottlenecks analysis on a need basis.
    Engage with teams for API performance optimization, server & DB optimization.
    Guide development team for Front end optimization 
    Architecture assessment, Microservices, SOA, Cloud enabled development, proposing technical solutions & application development.
    Micro services Architecture & Strategy, Dockers, Containerization.
    HTML5, ReactJS, NodeJS, Angular JS, JavaScript (ES6).
    API development, proven experience with NodeJS, Micro services and Databases
    Amazon Web services (AWS Cloud): Kinesis, S3, ES, EC2, API Gateway.

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