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Principal Software Development Engineer

Shanghai, China

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Location Shanghai, ShanghaiCN Job ID JR-031091


  • Contributes high-quality code into the Signals Notebook code base, including authoring and reviewing
  • Provides technical solutions for complex problems or feature requirements
  • Collaborates with DevOps and SRE to solve online production issues
  • Builds a resilient, secure, and efficient cloud-based platform
  • Takes part in the discussion and negotiation with product owners and key stakeholders with technical aspects to support the decision making


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or equivalent
  • 5+ years of experience in building the backend of web applications
  • Writing clean and secure code with Java
  • Experience in Vert.x or Spring framework
  • Experience with developing distributed systems or microservices 
  • Experience with consuming and building secure and high-performance RESTful web services 
  • Experience with developing web applications with managed services of AWS/Azure or other cloud providers desired but not required
  • Experience with Test-driven Development desired but not required
  • Experience with continuous integration and delivery practice desired but not required
  • Experience with database design with relational databases and NoSQL databases desired but not required
  • Agile/Scrum practices and tools desired but not required
  • Managing source code revisions with Git/GitHub/GitLab desired but not required
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