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Staff Software Engineer (Backend Java) - Platform at 8x8 (San Jose, CA)

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Job Description

Staff Software Engineer  (Backend Java) Come join and be part of our growing cloud platform services group at 8x8! You will be part of the core team that is driving 8x8 Virtual Office product core research and development.  https://www.8x8.com/ What we do: We are a leader in the Unified Communications as a Service (UCaaS) field, providing our customers with a state of the art cloud communications platform, integrating a variety of services such as phone, fax, web collaboration, meeting, messaging, and video.  We are building RESTful API platform on top of the 8x8 core infrastructure. This enables both external and internal clients to build applications that make use of 8x8 VOIP infrastructure What you will do: Design and develop high-volume, low-latency mission-critical global systems and applications. Build mission critical web services and applications. Write well designed, testable, efficient, reusable code. Test software by writing automation test program. Prepare and produce software builds and release management. Investigate and present technology solutions and contribute to architectural improvements. What you need: BA/BS in Computer Science or related technical field or equivalent practical experience 5+ years of experience Java programming and related technologies (Spring boot, MVC) Hands on working knowledge with JSON, Restful and related API platform technologies 1+ years of experience with Mockito, Cucumber automation test tools Experience with relational database like MySQL Ability and willingness to learn new technologies Effective verbal and written communication skills Should be able to adapt communication style to suit different audiences Nice to have : Knowledge about network protocol like HTTP/HTTPS, TCP/IP and network programming