This site uses cookies. To find out more, see our Cookies Policy

Senior Software Engineer - Java in Gurgaon at Elevate

Date Posted: 7/21/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Senior Software Engineer - Java

Help us shape the future.  Elevate is changing the way legal support services are delivered and we are looking for creative, innovative people who can help.  If you are a client-focused professional who wants your creative and innovative ideas to make a difference, Elevate's team of legal service experts could be the right fit for you.

As a Senior Software Engineer - Java you should be an ace programmer with at least 5 to 7 years' of experience as a full stack programmer using Java, J2EE, JSP, Struts, Spring Framework, MVC, SQL (RDBMS Knowledge e.g Mysql) A quick learner with clear and good communication skills. The incumbent will interact with the Product Management team and the clients mostly in the US, UK, Canada and Australia to understand new requirements or change requests, will discuss the design for the new requirement within the team and create a detailed level design.

You might be the right person if you:

  • Are passionate about technology and keeping the systems and your knowledge updated
  • Are eager to work in a fast-paced dynamic environment for a quickly growing company
  • Want to work in a Product Development group of a leading product in Legal technology space
  • Are looking for high visibility and unlimited growth potential
  • Have strong troubleshooting skills and a penchant for technology

Specifically you will:

  • Confirm project requirements by reviewing Product objective, input data, and output requirements with Engineering Manager, Product Manager and client.
  • Prioritize project requirements in programming sequence within full SDLC in Agile Scrum method
  • Collaborate with Product Management to understand the acceptance criteria and with QA to do test driven development
  • Create solutions architecture, algorithms, and designs for solutions that scale to the customers enterprise/global requirements
  • Do elegant programming which should be
    • Solving the Problem and has decent Performance
    • Succinct, simple and easy to understand
    • Modular, reusable and maintainable
    • Use coding standards and guidelines and standardize the code with effective use of advanced algorithms, design patterns and development frameworks
  • Do the required unit testing and effectively monitor quality throughout implementation
  • Develop a thorough and deep understanding of the Product Business Logic up to the SME level and demonstrate confidence in all client interactions related to Product Features
  • Engage sophisticated global customers in deep technical discussions, making them confident that you know their problem better than they do
  • Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops,continue education by reading articles, publications and attending user groups
  • Adhering to the information security policy of Elevate and attend/conduct regular audits (internal/external) to ensure 100% compliance with the policy


  • 5 to 7 years’ experience as a full stack programmer on Java Technologies
  • Experience in Web services/ SOA
  • Experience in any Database Concept (SQL / Oracle etc.)
  • Strong understanding of Software Algorithm Design, Software Performance Tuning, Software Design, Software Debugging, Software Development Fundamentals, Software Testing
  • Experience with Software Product Development, a quick learner of Business Logic and solving business problems by developing simple and intuitive Product features
  • Ability to analyze data and effectively report problems through written and/or graphical formats and ability to troubleshoot and develop and effective solution
  • Experience working in a global team, collaborating effectively with clear communications

Skills for Success:

  • Microsoft Certified Professional Developer (MCPD) or equivalent experience/capability
  • Strong core Java, JEE, OO design skills and understanding of design pattern
  • Good knowledge on many from the following technology stack - Java, J2EE, JSP, Struts, Spring Framework, MVC
  • SQL (RDBMS Knowledge e.g Mysql)
  • App server Knowledge (Tomcat/JBoss etc.), OSGi
  • SOAP/REST webservices
  • Knowledge of SQL and understanding of relational databases
  • Experience with writing end to end web applications or components and addressing application-wide issues such as performance, security, concurrency, transaction management, session management, caching, validation
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools such as Git or SVN
  • Familiarity with continuous integration

Technical Skills:

  • Java
  • J2EE, JSP, Struts
  • Spring Framework
  • MVC
  • SQL (RDBMS Knowledge e.g Mysql)


  • Computer Science and Engineering graduate / post-graduate with good academic records from a top technology Institute / University
  • Professional Certifications – Good to have


  1. Software Engineer Jobs
  2. Project Engineer Jobs