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Principal Java Engineer - Full Time - Houston in Houston, TX at Vaco

Date Posted: 5/6/2019

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Job Description

Vaco has a full time role in Houston, TX for a Principal Java Engineer. Our client is looking for passionate, hard-working, and talented software architect who has experience building innovative, mission critical, high volume applications that customers love.

Do you have a business aptitude with the ability to lead in-depth technology discussions and articulate the business value of Amazon Web Services (AWS)? If so, your engineering expertise can be leveraged to create, enhance, and maintain new communication services.

You will drive innovative solutions to help us solve business challenges such as quicker releases of our c;ient's products to the market or building a scalable, cost optimized application.

In this role:

* Drive revenue growth through designing, configuring and managing AWS based applications

* Accelerate adaption and implementation of AWS while helping to design the companies IoT strategy

* Maximize efficiency of all current systems and software through performance monitoring and optimization

* Ensure consistent velocity of deliverables and delighting our customers with enhanced new features and functions

On your first day, we'll expect that:

* Strong experience in application development and troubleshooting

* Understanding of application performance using Java or C#, SQL and NoSQL Databases, Agile, and REST Web Services

* Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field preferred


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field preferred
  • Strong experience in middleware layer application development and troubleshooting with understanding of application performance systems using Java, SQL and NoSQL Databases, Agile, Web Services.
  • 5+ years of proven experience developing with Java
  • Experience provisioning resources to AWS a plus but not required
  • Familiarity with Linux and Windows systems on internal hosted and AWS environment desired

Perks and Why You Should Apply:

* Culture: Collaborative environment, team building activities, flex work schedules, recognition program and casual dress

* Growth: As a part of the Client team, you can explore growth opportunities at any of the Client's Operating Companies

* Fueling Your Future On-boarding Experience: Setting you up for success and continuous improvement; learn from us as we learn from you

***PLEASE NOTE, our client is unable to sponsor or transfer visas. US Citizens and those authorized to work in the US are encouraged to apply. NO 3rd party resumes will be accepted. Local candidates preferred.