Software Engineer – Java – Villvay

• Translate application storyboards and use cases into functional applications
• Design, build, and maintain efficient, reusable, and reliable Java code
• Ensure the best possible performance, quality, and responsiveness of the applications
• Identify bottlenecks and bugs, and devise solutions to these problems
• Help maintain code quality, organization, and automatization
• Mentor junior software engineers

• 2-3 years experience in software engineering
• Proficient in Java, with a expert knowledge in Spring Boot
• Experience with Node.js is an added advantage
• Solid understanding of object-oriented programming
• Familiar with various design and architectural patterns
• Skill for writing reusable Java libraries
• Knowledge of concurrency patterns in Java
• Familiarity with concepts of MVC, JDBC, and RESTful
• Knack for writing clean, readable Java code
• Experience with both relational and NoSQL databases, such as Mysql and MongoDB
• Creating database schemas that represent and support business processes
• Understanding fundamental design principles behind a scalable application
• Solid understanding of the class loading mechanism in Java
• Basic understanding of JVM, its limitations, weaknesses, and workarounds
• Implementing automated testing platforms and unit tests
• Proficient understanding of Git
• Familiarity with build tools such as Ant, Maven, and Gradle
• Familiarity with continuous integration
• Hands on exposure in working with cloud providers like AWS, GCP and Azure
• Experience in working with Google APIs and G-suite products is an advantage
• Experience in containerization (Docker, Kubernetes, etc)

Villvay provides equal employment opportunities to all without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including gender identity or sexual orientation), national origin, age, disability, genetic information or other protected status.

To find out more about this position call us on 077 3595390 or send your CV to indicating the position applied for in the subject line.