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Sr. Software Engineer - Database Developer

Req id:  7066

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.  


The opportunity:


The InfoArchive group of OpenText Enterprise Content Management platforms division is focusing on the development and maintenance of the InfoArchive product line. InfoArchive is a unified enterprise archiving platform that stores structured data and unstructured content in a single, consolidated repository. This product enables corporations to preserve the value of enterprise information in a single, easily accessible, compliant, unified archive. 

As the sales and usage of InfoArchive is increasing OpenText is looking for people that will join a new development team in India. 

As a Lead Software Developer, you will work on a proprietary XML database as part of the continuing success and design of the InfoArchive product. Over time you will work on the backend database systems as the InfoArchive architecture evolves to PostgreSQL and Lucene storage systems. You will work under little to no supervision and within general practices; implement features for a wide range of complex software modules in Java. To ensure product functionality completeness and the highest quality of work, you will work closely with product managers, QA engineers, technical writers, support engineers and other engineering teams worldwide. 


You are great at:


•Implementing excellent code employing best practices and applicable design patterns while validating it with unit tests and integration tests 
•Working on unusually complex and sensitive problems and provide state-of-the-art solutions that are highly creative.
•Acting as a lead contributor to the team and the organization as a whole. 
•Being accountable for the delivery of subsystem, anticipating issues, and addressing them proactively

What it takes:
•    Minimum of 5-8 years of software development experience
•    MS/BS in Computer Science or equivalent. Strong Analytical Skills
•    Must have a demonstrated track record of managing and shipping “enterprise class” web based applications
•    Proficient with one or more of the following: Java, J2EE, REST, AngularJS, extJS, Javascript
•    Good understanding of J2EE architecture
•    Strong background in Object-oriented programming and Design Patterns
•    Proven track record in development of software projects from start to finish on schedule in a quality manner
•    Knowledgeable in software development best practices
•    Excellent verbal and written communication skills



•Practical experience with REST architecture
•Practical experience with profiling java code
•Practical experience with IDE, Perforce, Jira, TeamCity, Gradle
•Practical experience with Agile/Lean software development methodologies


At OpenText we understand and value diversity in our employees and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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. 

Social events 
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.  

Corporate Citizenship  
Corporate Citizenship is more than a program for us, it is engrained in our purpose, impact, and approach to doing business. Through numerous volunteer initiatives, we support education and innovation for global change.

Explore your career and your potential. Become an OpenText Voyager.

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