Senior Engineer Full Stack
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chicago, IL 60601
Cognizant employs a DevOps culture, which is pervasive in our execution. The competitive advantage this capability provides is enormous, enabling faster feature time to market, increased customer satisfaction, employee productivity, as well as allowing the organization to win in the marketplace. Why? Because technology has become the dominant value creation process and an increasingly important means of customer acquisition within most organizations.?
?Use TDD to demonstrate functioning code that meets requirements
?Work closely with other developers as part of a team or minimally, in a paired environment for 8 hours each day. Communicate and articulate technical vision while understanding business requirements
?Deploy application ?bits? to AWS or other similar cloud environment
?Strong understanding of programming patterns is important and required.? The ideal candidate will know the Go programming language but where this skill is lacking, a deep understanding of programming patterns and demonstrable knowledge of Java will suffice
?Working knowledge of spring, Java and Bash.? Experience with system administration, RHEL, process management, deployment technologies.?
?Candidates will be agile practitioners, having achieved proficiency in agile methodologies through years of experimentation and learning.? A demonstration of more than just the basics is required to be successful.? Candidates should demonstrate a deep experience participating in standups/daily scrums, planning meetings, iteration retrospectives etc.
?Open source participation and knowledge is important.? Kubernetes, Cloud Foundry is an open source technology and a strong understanding of what it means to work in open source is required.
?Enjoys working in a fast paced, collaborative environment
?Values ?team? and leverages the opinions and expertise of their teammates to deliver working, quality code. Knowledge of the cloud and deployment expectations and complexities.? Developers should be capable of deploying application ?bits? to AWS, Azure or other similar cloud environment. Experience with OpenShift/Cloud Foundry as a developer
?Exposure to containerization, the Docker project, Kubernetes, and OpenShift
?DevOps promotes the collapse of different functions into one; QA, IT, Dev etc.? As a result, each developer will have a working knowledge of Ruby, Linux OS commands and be equally comfortable at the command line as they are in the IDE.
?Good foundational knowledge in a language such as Java will translate to Go when the syntax of the language is understood. Core Java, Spring Boot, Webservices, REST, Angular, NodeJS, ReactJS