Principal Engineer

JOB SUMMARY

  • The Principal Engineer is expected to be the technical authority of a medium sized project team providing technical leadership to the team on a day-to-day basis. The role demands high energy with a bias for action, driving the team for excellence in software engineering. The person should set a high bar and lead by example.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILTIES

  • Be a design lead, work with stake holders to define functional/technical specification of the product /features
  • Contribute to product/solution architecture
  • Be hands-on leader to plan, design & implement the product/solution features with a set of teams, following agile best practices producing best in class implementations
  • Lead the proto types, design discussions, demos and retrospective sessions
  • Work with project leadership team, QA, InfoDev & Dev ops teams for rolling out engineering best practices and project management aspects.
  • Be the point of contact for security & other cross cutting concerns

SKILLSET & EXPERIENCE

  • Best in class engineer with Strong hands-on technology experience in designing, building and managing large scale transactional systems
  • Solid experience in large scale Database systems and NoSQL stores
  • Proficient in at least one of programming languages (Java, Scala, C++ ) and expertise in multi-threading and performance oriented programming.
  • Excellent computer fundamentals and problem-solving skills. Excellent data structures & algorithms skills Experience and knowledge of open source software, frameworks and broader cutting-edge technologies around server-side development.
  • Strong mentoring, design/code review skills, test automation, continuous integration & DevOps knowledge
  • Agile practitioner in true spirit, ability deliver the product/solution in scrum cycles in a fast-paced environment working closely with stakeholders
  • Experience of working with SAAS/PAAS environments
  • Exposure to next generation frameworks, methodologies and practices are added advantage

PERSONALITY TRAITS

  • Result oriented mindset with great work ethic and integrity
  • Strong collaboration mindset geared towards achieving successful outcomes
  • Passionate about building a team culture of high performance and excellence
  • Ability to navigate in ambiguity and work towards building clarity
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Graduate or Post Graduate in computer science /Engineering disciplines that have strong analytical rigor
  • 8 plus years of relevant experience.
  • Travel willingness

To apply please send resumes to Email: hr@soctronics.com