Senior Java Engineer

Naperville, IL
Engineering and Product Management /
Full Time /
Egen is a fast-growing and entrepreneurial company with a data-first mindset. We bring together the best engineering talent working with the most advanced technology platforms, including Google Cloud and Salesforce, to help clients drive action and impact through data and insights. We are committed to being a place where the best people choose to work so they can apply their engineering and technology expertise to envision what is next for how data and platforms can change the world for the better. We are dedicated to learning, thrive on solving tough problems, and continually innovate to achieve fast, effective results.

You will join a team of insatiably curious data engineers, software architects, and product experts who never settle for "good enough". Our Java Platform team's tech stack is based on Java8 (Spring Boot or Spring Cloud) and RESTful web services. We typically build and deploy applications as cloud-native Kubernetes microservices and integrate with scalable technologies such as Kafka in Docker container environments. Our developers work in an agile process to efficiently deliver high value data driven applications and product packages.


    • Prioritize, assign and execute tasks throughout the software development life cycle
    • Identify and analyze user requirements
    • Write well-designed, efficient code
    • Review, test and debug team members’ code
    • Design database architecture
    • Schedule product releases with internal teams
    • Document development phases
    • Ensure our applications are secure and up-to-date

What we are looking for:

    • BSc in Computer Science, Engineering or relevant field
    • Experience with Object-Oriented Design (OOD) and cloud technologies
    • End to end experience as a Senior Java Developer delivering production ready code with Java8, Spring Boot (Spring Cloud), Spring Data, and API libraries
    • Test first and test often development approach using system monitoring tools and automated testing frameworks
    • Strong understanding and production experience of RESTful API's, microservices, and event driven architecture.
    • Strong understanding of SQL databases and NoSQL databases and experience with writing abstraction layers to communicate with the databases.
Strong understanding and production experience working with container environments
Strong understanding and production experience working with Kafka
Experience with Angular, Vue.js, or React.js
Cloud Environments: AWS, GCP or Azure
Experience as a Team Lead/Pod Lead is a plus!