Job title: Senior Software Engineer – Java Backend/Server (Remote Work Option)

Company: Samsung Research America (SRA)

Lab: B2B

Location:  Mountain View, CA

 

Position Summary:

The Knox Cloud Services team is looking for world-class server software engineers to join our technology innovation group focused on the rapid development of cloud-based end-to-end mobile applications and services.

This is a great opportunity for a talented and hard-working Server Engineer to build secure cloud services for users of the world’s best-selling mobile devices. The Knox Cloud Services Team is focused on the rapid development of cloud based end-to-end mobile applications and services.  Come join the Knox Cloud Services team and help us define and develop the future role of smartphones and services!

 

Major Responsibilities:

  • Investigate and propose new potential services
  • Create quick proof-of-concept prototypes
  • Design architectures and propose technology stacks for brand services
  • Perform extensive research and analysis to make optimal architecture and design decisions
  • Lead small teams and mentor other developers
  • Integrate with external customer and 3rd-party systems
  • Analyze and improve security for Cloud application, provide guidance to engineers on security
  • Interface with other groups including Product Management, QA and Operations

Background, Experience & Qualifications:

  • BS or MS in Computer Science or equivalent experience
  • 6+ years of hands-on industry experience
  • Hands-on experience developing cloud applications in Java or Python for highly available distributed systems
  • Hands-on experience with data modeling and database performance, preferably with Mongo DB
  • Strong computer science fundamentals in data structures, algorithm design, and complexity analysis
  • Experience with data processing technologies such as Spark
  • Good knowledge of messaging or event streaming systems
  • Experience with Real-Time Location Services a plus

This job description is designed to cover the main responsibilities and duties of the role but is not designed to be a comprehensive list of all.

 

Additional Information

Work Hours

Incumbent must make themselves available during core business hours.

Physical Requirements

This position will be performed in an office setting. The position will require the incumbent to sit and stand at a desk, communicate in person and by telephone, frequently operate standard office equipment, such as telephones and computers, and reach with hands and arms.

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