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STAFF UI SOFTWARE ENGINEER - PHP and Javascript at 8x8 (San Jose, CA)

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Job Description

STAFF UI SOFTWARE ENGINEER - PHP and Javascript Do you love to build highly scalable, globally distributed SaaS services that touch the lives of millions of people?  We are a group of hands-on, fun and dedicated engineers that build and own core technologies in our communication products. Our products are experiencing strong customer growth and the team is expanding rapidly to ensure we can meet the accelerating demand including taking advantage of massively scalable public clouds like AWS as infrastructure, rebuilding many core services to use leading technologies that help us scale, improve UX, and building out data science layers to enable new ML capabilities to improve customer experience. Ideal candidates for this role will have experience in many of our legacy and modern technologies with a passion for continuous improvement leading projects from inception through production. Your responsibilities will be: Design and implement high-quality software solutions with an extensive unit and integration test coverage Choose and implement design patterns, architectural patterns, and algorithms that enable systems or features to meet business and technical requirements Strictly follow the user interface designs and user experience while ensuring a smooth and efficient execution of the application Qualifications:  Front-end development with at least 6 years experience of web UI development, including 2 years as a technical lead Comfortable working in a fast-paced highly driven environment Strong knowledge of scaling large globally distributed systems Developed focus on engineer efficiency through end-to-end automation Effective interpersonal skills to collaborate with all product stakeholders A relentless drive for improvement in product, processes and people Excellent experience in CSS, HTML and Javascript concepts and techniques, as well as PHP, MySQL, Postgres, Oracle.  Modern Javascript frameworks such as React, Angular, Vue, Ember, Backbone Ability to work independently and lead a team BS/MS in Computer Science Bonus Skills: Jenkins, Bamboo, Kubernetes, Docker containers Java, Tomcat, RESTful Apis, Kafka, Memcached, Spring Boot Flink, Elasticsearch, AWS S3, HBase, ActiveMQ, Redis, Hadoop