Java Backend Developer in Redwood City, CA at Vaco

Date Posted: 7/29/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description


  • Identify and uphold frontend engineering best practices

  • Collaborate with designers & product managers to iterate on the design & implementation of our product

  • Work with Engineers from your consumers to build and ship features

  • Design a framework for creating services that grows with the needs of the company

  • Monitor performance, watch for traffic drops related to usability problems & rectify the issues

  • Review app and feature code, and plan future API upgrades with the development team

  • Assist in the development of applications & features that will be put on the website, mobile app, and external client apps

  • Stay up-to-date on emerging technologies


  • Overall over 10 years of experience , 3+ years' experience working on large scale Java, Kotlin, Go, (or similar languages) applications

  • Spring Boot and Docker and major requirements.

  • Strong analytical problem-solving skills

  • Experience with modern micro-service architectures

  • Detail oriented and work well in a team and individually

  • Self-starter with strong initiative and ability to work under pressure

  • Understanding of the entire development process (design, development and deployment)

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to prioritize work and complete tasks with quick turnaround times

  • Excellent organizational, time, and project management skills

  • Business-minded approach to time, costs, and deadlines