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Principal Software Engineer - Java



Software Engineering
Mountain View, CA, USA
Posted on Saturday, March 9, 2024

Job Overview

As Principal Java Engineer, you will design and develop our cloud platform that serves the world's leading brands and retailers for their POS. You will play an integral role in shaping the direction of our product and bringing new features to market.


  • This is a hands-on role as a technical leader with responsibilities ranging from solving technical problems, working closely with the product and business team to define our customer solutions and approaches.
  • Responsible for consistently delivering high-quality, scalable, production-ready back-end/server code in Java, from design and development to deployment, as a member of an Agile development team.
  • Partner closely with a cross-functional team of key stakeholders to independently design and implement complex, business-critical systems. Apply strategic thinking to deliver end-to-end solutions with a focus on user needs and engineering/operational/business goals.
  • Display a passion for continuous learning, and for experimenting and applying cutting edge technology, software paradigms and engineering process improvements, while fostering this culture across the team.
  • Mentor other developers using expertise in software development methodology and frameworks, in areas such as quality, security, and scalability. Primary focus is on results with logical and practical approaches.

Skills & Experience

  • BS/MS in Computer Science/Engineering with 10+ years or equivalent experience
  • Be a self-starter, able to learn independently and adapt quickly
  • Advanced level of experience as hands-on Java Software Engineer
  • Experience with Spring, SpringBoot, Hibernate
  • Broad knowledge of AWS, server programming, databases, and cloud architectures
  • Experience with SOLR, ElasticSearch, Queues, Data Streams
  • Experience with Jenkins, CI/CD pipelines, APM tools.
  • Strong experience and knowledge with Microservices, distributed systems

Nice To Have

  • Experience working on Retail POS platforms and solutions.
  • Experience working on eCommerce platforms and solutions.


We pride ourselves in providing the most robust compensation and benefits package exceeding industry standards.

  • Competitive salary packages and bonuses
  • Strong equity/employee stock option package
  • 100% company paid medical, dental, and vision insurance for the employee and dependents with BlueShield
  • Generous vacation and company holidays
  • Paid parental leave
  • Participation in 401(k) plan with Vanguard