Java Solution Architect

Kyiv, Ukraine

(15113)

Striving for excellence is in our DNA. Since 1993, we have been helping the world’s leading companies imagine, design, engineer, and deliver software and digital experiences that change the world. We are more than just specialists, we are experts.

DESCRIPTION


Currently we are looking for a Java Solution Architect for our Kyiv office to make the team even stronger.

Project technologies and tools

  • Hybris and Oracle Web Commerce platforms;
  • Endeca & SOLR search engines;
  • Front-end technologies such as Adobe CQ, Hybris WCMS;
  • Messaging and RESTful services;
  • Data modeling and extension to support custom business objects;
  • Integration with external payment gateways and understanding of related concepts such as hosted payment pages, direct API integration, and tokenization;
  • Extension of commerce sub-systems such as promotions, pricing, inventory, fulfilment, customer service, catalog synchronization, CMS, admin consoles, etc;
  • Various caching- and in-memory data grid solutions, like Ehcache or Oracle Coherence;
  • Various integrations with CDN, social media (Facebook, LinkedIn) and customer experience analysis solutions (Google Analytics, Bazaarvoice), etc;
  • JIRA, Rally, Git, Confluence, Jenkins.

Responsibilities

  • Extend the SAP/Hybris or Oracle Commerce/ATG platform to meet client requirements;
  • Develop solution and document customizations to commercial products to meet the client's requirements including object-oriented design, database/repository changes, screen changes, security definition, workflow flowcharts, and custom documentation;
  • Estimate timeframes, quality and quantity of resources required to successfully implement project; develop project plan incorporating all project variables;
  • Establish criteria concerning deliverability, performance, maintenance, design and costs;
  • Assist in analyzing client processes through needs analysis and recommend new business models, workflows, or innovative solutions;
  • Suggest innovative solutions to business problems/processes that leverage technology to provide marketing differentiation, efficiency improvements, and better user experiences;
  • Mentor peers and lead technical implementation teams;
  • Write documentation for requirements analysis, design specifications, deployment guides, test plans, or project work plans;
  • Participate in overall project management, time estimation, and resource scheduling;
  • Travel to client sites as needed.

Requirements

  • Minimum 8 years' experience in software design, systems integration and development or consulting;
  • 2-3 years of project experience architecting eCommerce applications;
  • Experience in Java, Object-Oriented programming and Multithreaded programming is required;
  • Expertise in Content Management systems like Adobe CQ, Tridion, Interwoven is a plus;
  • Experience with search clusters based on Apache Solr or Oracle Endeca is a plus;
  • Experience with JEE, Spring Framework and Multi-Tier Internet Architecture is required;
  • Understanding of SQL, Relational Database Management Systems (RDBMS), Cloud computing, HTTP, HTML and XML is desired;
  • Experience with creation of CI\CD for e-commerce solutions;
  • Passion for engineering excellence, code quality, security, etc;
  • Experience with common cloud technologies such as Amazon Web Services or Microsoft Azure or Google Cloud Platform;
  • Ability to establish solid working relationships with clients, plus the ability to work effectively as a virtual member of a dynamic, dispersed team and to meet deadlines;
  • Excellent communication, presentation, organizational, and planning skills are necessary;
  • Commerce development certifications are a plus.

We offer

  • Competitive compensation depending on experience and skills;
  • Regular assessments and salary reviews;
  • Financial stability;
  • Individual career path in engineering;
  • Social package - medical insurance, sports;
  • Compensation for sick lists and regular vacations;
  • Relocation package for those who relocate to Kyiv to work at EPAM;
  • Experienced specialists are provided with an opportunity to be promoted to Project Managers & Team Leaders as well as relocate to other offices of EPAM around the world;
  • Technology trainings and technology communities;
  • Partial grant of the cost of certification;
  • English classes with native speakers (certified English teachers);
  • Opportunity for self-realization;
  • Friendly team and enjoyable working environment;
  • Flexible working schedule;
  • Corporate and social events (parties, football, tennis etc.).

Why EPAM?

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