Back-End Engineer (JAVA)

  • Gachibowli Rd, Hyderabad, Telangana, India
  • Full-time

Company Description

Zify is a dynamic and instant carpooling startup.

Job Description

Mandatory Pre-Requisites: 

  • 4-6 years of prior work experience in coding and engineering roles.
  • Bachelors/Masters degree in Computer or other related engineering fields.

Technical Requirements:

  • Excellent in Core Java (Java 8 and above), J2EE, Spring Modules/Spring MVC, Web services, RESTful, Tomcat/Nginx etc, Spring-Boot, MyBatis.
  • Excellent in security practices and using Spring Security, JWT, Token Authentication, HATEOAS, Session Management, Caching etc.
  • Excellent coding skills with proper documentation, design patterns (Strategy, Decorator etc), java-8 streams.
  • Excellent at debugging using Step commands.
  • Hands-on Modern build technologies like Maven, Gradle.
  • Strong knowledge of Data structures.
  • Excellent knowledge of Multithreading, Collections.
  • Strong SQL knowledge and advance knowledge of relational databases (MYSQL etc).
  • Must have knowledge of NoSQL Databases like Mongo DB.
  • Must have knowledge of Message Brokers/Stream processing like RabbitMQ, Kafka.
  • Good to have knowledge of technologies like Redis, ElastiCache, ElastiSearch to help scale the application.
  • Experience in Continuous Integration frameworks like Jenkins/ Hudson/ Docker.
  • Experience with Source Control Management with GIT.
  • Experience in profiling backend application for identifying performance bottlenecks, analysis of memory dump etc.
  • Some experience in Solution architecture.
  • Should be aware and able to follow proper development cycle from Design to Testing.
  • End-to-end application development experience from requirements gathering till the go-live/deployment.
  • Has a passion for technology and is ready to work on new technologies and tools.
  • Experience in server-side event-driven architecture apart from a monolithic architecture.
  • Ability to write unit test cases.


  • B.Tech / M.Tech degree in engineering with 4-6 years of solid coding & development experience.
  • Able to prioritize & execute tasks while working well under pressure.
  • Excellent critical thinking & analytical skills.
  • Are passionate about startups and entrepreneurship.
  • Love to learn, innovate & be able to work independently.
  • Should have a habit of taking ownership of work and manage dependencies properly.