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Work with the product owners to understand detailed requirements and own your code from design, implementation, test automation and delivery of high-quality product to our users.
Contribute to the design and implementation of new features while also enhancing the existing product functionality
Be a mentor for colleagues and help promote knowledge-sharing.
To be successful in the role:Experience with fundamentals in distributed systems design and development
Proficiency with Java programming as well as good understanding of Java memory model and garbage collection
Experience with JVM performance tuning and optimization as well as experience in diagnosing performance bottlenecks.
Advanced understanding of concurrency, sockets, networking, operating systems, memory management, runtimes, portability, etc
6+ years of experience with Java or a similar OO language
Advanced understanding of data structures, algorithms, object-oriented design, design patterns, and performance/scale considerations.
Experience with concurrency, sockets, networking, operating systems, memory management, runtimes, portability, etc.
Nice to have:Experience developing storage/processing system (SQL/NoSQL database, message bus, virtual file system etc)
Experience building and operating large-scale systems
Experience working with time series or time series storage solutions
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