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Lead Software Engineer

Req id:  32293

Bangalore, KA, IN



As the Information Company, our mission at OpenText is to create software solutions and deliver services that redefine the future of digital. Be part of a winning team that leads the way in Enterprise Information Management. 



Lead Software Engineer



With overall 9+ years of experience in Java


Roles & Responsibilities

  • Individual contributor owning/participating in one or more modules.
  • Research on new technologies and be able to quickly adapt and implement those.
  • Work on integrations with third party libraries and frameworks.
  • Design & implement scalable products.
  • Ensure compliance with established architecture, design patterns, policies, standards, and best practices.
  • Understand/apply reusable code design, leverage application architecture/framework capabilities and functionality, and develop solutions that are highly reliable, scalable, and perform to meet business-defined service levels.
  • Conduct code reviews and ensuring quality solutions are built and tested



 Must Have 

  • Expertise in core and advanced Java
  • Hands on with JDBC and Relational Databases – Oracle, MySQL
  • Multithreaded programming
  • Deep experience in design and development of RESTful webservices
  • Software Product engineering mindset. Configuration, tracking, scale, performance, monitoring, multi-tenancy to be top of mind during development
  • Deep understanding of spring framework – Spring integration/bean, Bootstrap, MVC
  • Good understanding of Enterprise Integration Patterns
  • Good Understanding of Message Brokers, queue etc.
  • Good knowledge and exposure to develop and support HA & Scalability in systems.
  • Well versed with Gradle / Maven
  • Communication Protocol development experience (HTTP, FTP, SFTP, JMS, AS2)
  • Eclipse/NetBeans IDE and plugins for code quality
  • Hands on with Unit testing frameworks (along with mock framework).


 Technologies in use:

  • Backend services: Java, J2EE, Spring, Microservices, Hibernate, Kafka, SQL and NoSQL databases etc.
  • Frontend: JavaScript, Angular, Bootstrap, HTML5, CSS3 etc.
  • Infra and Tooling: GitHub, VSS, Jenkins, Docker, Kubernetes, ELK, etc.


What we expect:

  • Hands-on experience in Object oriented programming using Java
  • Strong logical thinker
  • Independent workstyle and loves getting things done
  • Good grasp of written and spoken English, proactive communicator


Good to have

  • Hands on with any of No-SQL database
  • Experience in Data formats - MIME, XML, EDI, JSON
  • PKI and Cryptography
  • Experience of working in Continuous Integration environment preferably – Jenkins
  • Experience of TDD/BDD
  • Experience in Linux based environments
  • Experience in application life-cycle management frameworks such as – Bosh
  • Experience and knowledge of distributed caching.
  • Knowledge on performance tuning and code optimization is essential
  • Experience in Agile/Kanban




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Our growing team is mapping the future of Information Management, and we continue to make new discoveries that expand its boundaries. Join us and be part of a winning team, where the opportunities for your career are limitless. 

From its innovative start as a research project by University of Waterloo professors in 1991, OpenText has grown into a global company with offices in more than 35 countries. Our high- performance culture has forged our growth and is an excellent fit for people looking to push themselves to learn and do more.

It’s our time to lead, and as part of our team, it will be your time too. Our continued growth will provide you the opportunity to explore, learn and chart an exciting career path while enjoying a good work-life balance. 

If you thrive in a dynamic work environment, there is always a new horizon to explore. We are proud to offer excellent benefits, challenging work and competitive financial rewards. 

Our employee programs prioritize employees’ well-being and that of their families. We offer a comprehensive benefit plan, education assistance, a wellness/fitness reimbursement and time off to volunteer. 

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With offices around the world and flexible work arrangements, OpenText strives to make sure all our employees feel connected. Teamwork extends to our social lives too from local social events to company-wide activities, we want our employees to take time to relax and have fun.  

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