Software Engineer

Colombo

Software Engineer

Responsibilities:-

  • Serve as a core full stack engineer in a small agile team that leads requirements analysis/elaboration, design, development and testing of our software platform.
  • Design and develop core software solutions and services that scale to millions of users in a highly available manner.
  • Follow DevOps engineering principles for CI/CD in all stages of development. 
  • Collaborate with the rest of the engineering organization to develop, launch and support new/existing solutions that fulfill national level needs. 
  • Responsible for coordinating engineering work with many other Government and third party stakeholders as necessary. 
  • Identifying opportunities to solve problems creatively using technologies.
  • Maintain high engineering standards. 
  • Write unit tests, frontend automation, and conduct code reviews. 
  • Develop and maintain complex frontend applications with a focus on user experience and supporting backend software systems. 
  • Deploy applications in our state of the art private government cloud infrastructure (Lanka Government Cloud). 
  • Provide 2nd and 3rd level support for live systems as required.

Requirements:-

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Electronics Engineering, IT or equivalent qualifications related to the field from a recognized university/institution. 
  • Minimum 2 years of relevant professional experience.
  • In-depth experience in Java and working proficiency in JavaScript. 
  • Exposure to micro services architecture, RESTful APIs, and experience with Spring boot.
  • Experience building solutions for a cloud platform (like AWS, Azure or GCP) will be advantageous.
  • Familiarity with DevOps and CI/CD. 
  • Experience with containerization using Docker.
  • software platforms and digital infrastructure which serve hundreds 
  • Experience in automation (Infrastructure-as-Code, Configuration-as-Code) will be an advantage.
  • Prior exposure to JavaScript stack of front-end technologies like React, Vue.js or Angular, and backend technologies like Node.js will be an added advantage.
  • Familiarity with Python, and Golang will be advantageous.
  • Understanding of software development within the Agile process.
  • Strong communication skills and a positive attitude.