Senior Engineer - Kubernetes, India

India, Remote

Full Time Senior-level / Expert
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Position Description

Cloudbees, the leader in CI/CD (Continuous Integration and Delivery) and the company behind Jenkins, is seeking a Principal Software Engineer. 

CloudBees CD/RO and DevOps Insights are products which span technologies ranging from distributed systems, clustering, databases, multi-thread processing, complex scheduling and much more.

Cloudbees, the leader in Continuous Delivery and the company behind Jenkins, is seeking a Java Microservices Engineer with experience in Microservices, performance engineering, databases and Kubernetes to join our industry leading Cloudbees Software Delivery Automation team.

This person will be responsible for interfacing with Product managers, UX designers, Backend engineers to design as well as implement UI software using React, They will also be required to write unit tests to automate the verification of their code. They are also expected to provide guidance to other team members via architecture, design and code reviews.

The Cloudbees CD team places high value on software quality. It is expected that the person works with Quality Engineers within the team to ensure that the software is tested end to end. The ideal candidate would be someone who is interested in learning varied technologies and be a quick learner.    

Desired Skills and Experience

Essential Skills

  • Deep knowledge of Java Core / Java 8
  • Solid experience with Spring and Hibernate frameworks
  • Experience developing backend components, services or APIs in Java or a similar language.
  • Strong skills writing high-performance, multi-threaded, efficient and maintainable software code
  • Experience crafting and implementing highly scalable and performant microservices based applications.
  • Familiarity with HTTP, REST, HTML, JSON, and similar web-based development technologies, and with building complex multi-tier parallel distributed systems that communicate via them (such as the backend of complex websites)
  • Knowledge of SQL and experience working with online data stores (one of MySQL, PostgreSQL, Oracle, MS SQL Server)
  • Experience with building, maintaining and scaling large scale distributed systems.
  • You can identify trade-offs to various implementations and can make decisions about which solution would be best for a given situation.
  • Understanding of SaaS, PaaS, IaaS industry with hands-on experience with public cloud offerings (e.g., AWS, GCP, Azure).
  • Knowledge and experience of working with IOC container frameworks like Spring, Springboot and ORM technology such as Hibernate.
  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in computer science is highly preferred

Nice to haves

  • Experience using public (or private) cloud provider platforms like GCP, AWS or Azure, Kubernetes and Docker containers.
  • Knowledge of continuous integration/continuous delivery (CI/CD) is a plus.
  • Experience with analyzing thread safety and race conditions, parallelism, synchronization, and locking, including between threads, between machines in a cluster, and in the database, including optimistic and pessimistic locking. 
  • SQL, object-relational mapping (e.g. using Hibernate), and basic DBA skills in Oracle and writing transactional code


  • Be part of a 2 week sprint executing on the backlog  in lockstep with developers as part of an Agile team.
  • Work as an independent contributor collaborating with a team of developers and test engineers
  • Collaborate with product management, support and engineering teams in order to establish priorities 
  • Mentoring & code reviewing for a remote team setting best practices and policies, writing specs, wiki pages, Knowledge Base articles and other internal documentation
  • Work closely with the Support team, and communicate with customer sysadmins, DBAs and developers for troubleshooting
  • Provide technology recommendations and strategy to support CloudBees product requirements
  • Collaborate with product management, support and engineering teams in order to establish priorities, understand requirements, formulate test plans and execute them accordingly.
  • Ability to work with customers directly on urgent issues

What You’ll Get

  • Highly competitive benefits and vacation package
  • Ability to work for one of the fastest growing companies with some of the most talented people in the industry
  • Team outings
  • Fun, Hardworking, and Casual Environment
  • Endless Growth Opportunities

At CloudBees, we truly believe that the more diverse we are, the better we serve our customers.  A global community like Jenkins demands a global focus from CloudBees. Organizations with greater diversity—gender, racial, ethnic, and global—are stronger partners to their customers.  Whether by creating more innovative products, or better understanding our worldwide customers, or establishing a stronger cross-section of cultural leadership skills, diversity strengthens all aspects of the CloudBees organization.

In the technology industry, diversity creates a competitive advantage.  CloudBees customers demand technologies from us that solve their software development, and therefore their business problems, so that they can better serve their own customers.  CloudBees attributes much of its success to its worldwide work force and commitment to global diversity, which opens our proprietary software to innovative ideas from anywhere. Along the way, we have witnessed firsthand how employees, partners, and customers with diverse perspectives and experiences contribute to creative problem solving and better solutions for our customers and their businesses.

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