Publicis Groupe is hiring a

Senior Java Developer

New York, United States

Publicis Sapient is looking for a Senior Developer Java to lead a team of top-notch technologists. You will work with global agile teams on a range of technologies to develop, test, and deliver products with quality for leading clients in the US. Working alongside other talented minds with strong technical skills, you’ll solve complex business problems to deliver software applications and services that positively impact our clients and their customers.

Your Daily Duties and Impact:

  • Help define and prioritize Epics and Stories, grooming Stories functionally and help define the acceptance criteria (Functional and Non-Functional/NFRs) and collaborate with stakeholders to shape end-to-end customer requirements
  • Lead the technical grooming, brainstorming, and whiteboarding design sessions to define and articulate the solution approaches, identify tasks and estimates, and design and document sub-system(s) along with interfaces and wireframes
  • Bring in expertise to optimize and make the relevant design decisions (considering trade-offs) at the sub-system level and question the status quo
  • Work with architects and technology managers to define the overall system architecture, standards, and guidelines, helping them with the details of the sub-system specifics
  • Proactive about reduction of tech debts, eliminating waste, increasing automation, using productivity tools and dashboards for monitoring and alerts
  • Accountable for sub-system design, development, and deployment, quality with an E2E focus, following the engineering best practices, standards
  • Resolve problems at an epic level, given the overall business requirements
  • Design Sub-systems concentrated on solving business problems; Ensure Implementation is in-line with design and well-integrated with all other dependent sub-systems/systems
  • Evangelize adoption of test-first approach and TDD, and apply BDD for Functional and Integration testing; Review Unit and Acceptance Test suites
  • Work in the spirit of agile and a product engineering mindset, motivating the sprint outcomes, iteratively and incrementally, following the agile ceremonies
  • Use SCM like GIT and advocate the relevant branching strategies for code development
  • Use Static Analysis and Profiling tools to ensure high code quality and performance
  • Document Code (Doc as Code), Functional Features (BDD), configuration as code, user manuals to help in the support and training
  • Collaborate with global teams using integrated tools like Jira, Confluence, etc.
  • Perform peer reviews of system/sub-system, module-level design, and implementation and work with SDE-IIIs to establish coding standards
  • Practice DevOps mindset, adopting CI/CD to Deliver, deploy and support the implementation from Dev., QA environments to production
  • Mentor and guide, regularly evangelize the engineering mindset and culture,
  • Share knowledge within peer groups, SDE-Is, ASDEs, while providing and receiving constructive feedback

Your Technical Skills and Experience:

  • 5+ years of strong software development experience with expertise in Java 8 and above. Experience with Multi-threading, Collections, and concurrent API. Knowledge and how to apply the latest Java (9) features
  • A breadth of concepts, tools, and technologies to address NFRs like security, performance, reliability, maintainability and advocate relevant trade-offs
  • Thorough experience in writing high-quality code with full automated unit test coverage (Junit, Mockito, etc.)
  • Experience in Microservices, 12-factor methodology, and automated integration testing
  • Experience in API management, Swagger
  • Deep experience in defining and applying design standards, patterns, quality matrix depending on the solutions
  • Working experience with data platforms (relational and/or NoSQL) and messaging technologies
  • Excellent OOPs, data structure, algorithm knowledge
  • Working experience with common UNIX commands and scripts
  • Understanding of HTTPS/TLS, Symmetric/Asymmetric Cryptography, Certificates, SAML, Vaults, Key rotation, OAuth, JWT, MFA, DDOS, etc.
  • Experience with containers and virtualization (Docker, Vagrant)
  • Experience with distributed, cloud design patterns and architectural styles
  • Experience with developing high performance and high scalability enterprise applications using one or more supporting cloud platforms across SaaS and PaaS including Amazon AWS, Pivotal Cloud Foundry, Microsoft Azure, and Google Cloud Platform
  • Experience practicing infra as code using tools like terraform, cloud-formation, ansible, etc.
  • Ability to set up a CI/CD pipeline and infrastructure from grounds-up (Jenkins, Bamboo)
  • Knowledge of load-balancers, CDNs, Edge caching, reverse proxies
  • Ability and willingness to learn technologies at pace
  • Excellent verbal and written communication
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field


Set Yourself Apart With:

  • Experience in one or more front-end development technologies
  • Working experience creating high performing applications including profiling and tuning (of those applications to boost performance)
  • Knowledge of one or more security or integration framework
  • Experience in TDD/BDD
  • Experience in Scrum/Agile
  • Cloud Certifications at a professional or Architect level
  • Willingness to travel

Annual Pay Range113,000-155,000 USD

The range shown represents a grouping of relevant ranges currently in use at Publicis Sapient. The actual range for this position may differ, depending on location and the specific skillset required for the work.

Benefits of Working Here:

  • Flexible vacation policy
  • Work Your World program
  • Generous parental leave and new parent transition program
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Corporate gift matching program

As part of our dedication to an inclusive and diverse workforce, Publicis Sapient is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity without regard for race, color, national origin, ethnicity, gender, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or religion. We are also committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at Hiring@Publicissapient.Com or you may call us at +1-617-621-0200.

If you are excited for -

  • Opportunities to grow with Publicis Groupe that believes in Power of One. We will help you partner with our clients across the globe in various industries,
  • Diverse team & progressive work environment,
  • A place where learning never stops. We ensure you get trained on multiple platforms and domains which enables you to have cross functional experience within the organization,
  • Empowering your ambitions through our dedicated Total Rewards Program, competitive pay and benefits package.

YOU are the one we’re looking for. Someone who truly understand what it takes to serve clients beyond expectations: crack one-off client challenges. Develop insights. Spark breakthrough creative ideas.

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