Lead Software Engineer - Java Fullstack

Permanent contract|Bangalore|IT (Information Technology)

Lead Software Engineer - Java Fullstack

Bangalore, India Permanent contract IT (Information Technology)


A Lead Software Engineer delivers features for a Product in a business chain. As member of a Feature Team, he takes responsibility for ensuring high standards of design and coding from entire team.

Candidate should be capable of performing all the activities related to the software development.

Lead the design and impact analysis of all new features and enhancements.
Lead  all aspects of Software Development Lifecyle (SDLC) in-line with Agile and IT craftsmanship principles.
Identify methods to sustain and improve various craftsmanship areas.
Lead the timely delivery of assigned artifacts with defined quality parameters. 
Perform code review and ensure the quality of code, constantly. 
Automate manual tasks of application maintenance and support to improve efficiency.
Lead initiatives of application modernization.
Ensure constant review and update of Agile and DevOps practices.
Constantly learn new/emerging technologies and mentor teams.
Monitor the overall production processes such as daily checks, open tickets and aging of issues.
Collaborate with customers, partners, development teams, chapter and feature teams.
Co-ordinate with development team and implement audit recommendations.
Lead Dev/DevOps chapters and Guilds.
Complete the assigned learning path and contribute to daily meetings.
Guide the team on data processing solutions and building data pipelines.
Identify new areas of technology and use cases for data validation and implementation.

This opportunity is to be part of the global finance technology team in Investment Banking division. We work on high end technologies and you will work with application development, maintenance and delivery teams

Profile required

  • 8+ years of related experience
  • Primary: Core Java (Version >=1.8 ), Spring ecosystem (Core, MVC, data, JPA, transaction management, security, AOP, Spring Batch & SpringBoot), Knowledge of some of UI languages/frameworks (HTML5, Angular, React, Vue.js)
  • Experience or knowledge in Kotlin is highly desirable
  • Secondary: Strong knowledge on JDBC and DB concepts, ORM (hibernate), PL/SQL procedures, SOA/Microservices (REST, Soap), APP server (Tomcat, Weblogic)
  • Experience in building REST based Web API
  • Hands on experience with Test Driven Development (TDD)(JUnit), Behavioral Driven Development (BDD) approach.
  • Prior experience working with CI/CD tools (Maven, Git, jenkins)
  • Experience of working closely with business analyst in an agile or DEVOPS framework
  • Demonstrated excellent programming/scripting skills.
  • Strong knowledge of CI practices and agile frameworks.
  • Excellent team player with high learning agility.
  • Excellent communication, influencing, problem-solving, interpersonal and time management skills.
  • Strong stakeholder management and conflict management skills.
  • Mentor the team of engineers to increase the team's efficiency.
  • Experience of SQL and at least two NoSQL technologies.
  • Expertise in data ingestion frameworks/data source (RDBMS, Files, API calls, Web Services and Message Queues) and data structures (structured, semi-structured and unstructured).

Why join us

We are committed to creating a diverse environment and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status”

Business insight

At Societe Generale, we are convinced that people are drivers of change, and that the world of tomorrow will be shaped by all their initiatives, from the smallest to the most ambitious.
Whether you’re joining us for a period of months, years or your entire career, together we can have a positive impact on the future. Creating, daring, innovating and taking action are part of our DNA.
If you too want to be directly involved, grow in a stimulating and caring environment, feel useful on a daily basis and develop or strengthen your expertise, you will feel right at home with us!
Still hesitating?
You should know that our employees can dedicate several days per year to solidarity actions during their working hours, including sponsoring people struggling with their orientation or professional integration, participating in the financial education of young apprentices, and sharing their skills with charities. There are many ways to get involved.

We are an equal opportunities employer and we are proud to make diversity a strength for our company. Societe Generale is committed to recognizing and promoting all talents, regardless of their beliefs, age, disability, parental status, ethnic origin, nationality, gender identity, sexual orientation, membership of a political, religious, trade union or minority organisation, or any other characteristic that could be subject to discrimination.

Reference: 230000SU
Entity: SG Global Solution Centre
Starting date: 2023/03/15
Publication date: 2023/01/19