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Staff Java Engineer / Learn GoLang

  • Modified:

    April 9, 2019

  • Compensation:

    $200K-210K DOE

  • City, State:

    New York, NY

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Staff Java Engineer / Learn GoLang

A tech startup based in Tribeca is hiring a Staff Software Engineer who will be working on the Core Services team to help facilitate the transition from monolithic to microservices-based architecture. This person will be coming in at a high level and will be mentoring junior engineers in an informal setting. They will be working in a beautiful, modern office with unlimited snacks and PTO.

The platform is currently built in Golang, although they’re open to engineers who come from a variety of background and who are interested in learning Go. The ideal candidate will have experience with Java, Spring, Microservices and APIs. Any exposure to Docker or Kubernetes is a huge plus as well.

Required Skills & Experience

  • 8+ years of experience with software development
  • Extensive experience with Java, GoLang or Scala
  • Experience with distributed web applications
  • Experience with Microservices and APIs

Desired Skills & Experience

  • Experience with Docker or Kubernetes
  • Experience scaling applications
  • Experience creating libraries

What You Will Be Doing

  • Hands-on development, building microservices and libraries for the rest of the engineering teams
  • Leveling up the platform by enhancing performance, test coverage and observability
  • Informally mentoring junior engineers
  • Learning GoLang

Tech Breakdown

  • 50% Java
  • 50% GoLang

Role Breakdown

  • 75% hands on
  • 25% mentorship

The Offer

  • Competitive Annual Salary starting up to $210k/year plus equity

Your benefits will include:

  • Medical, Dental and Vision insurance
  • 401(k) with company matching
  • Unlimited PTO
  • Fully-stocked kitchen
  • Parental leave
  • Flexible work from home 


Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis now and in the future.

Jobspring Partners, part of the Motion Recruitment network, provides IT Staffing Solutions (Contract, Contract-to-Hire, and Direct Hire) across 10 major North American markets. Our unique expertise in today’s highest demand tech skill sets, paired with our deep networks and knowledge of our local technology markets, results in an exemplary track record with candidates and clients.

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