Staff Software Engineer- Java Back-End Developer

Posted 21 June 2024

Company's Benefits

  • Flexible Working Arrangements

    Flexible Working Arrangements

  • Equal Pay Initiatives

    Equal Pay Initiatives

  • Mentorship Program

    Mentorship Program

  • Leadership Development Program

    Leadership Development Program

  • Paid Parental Leave

    Paid Parental Leave

  • Return to Work Policy

    Return to Work Policy

  • Childcare Facilities

    Childcare Facilities

  • Breastfeeding Rooms

    Breastfeeding Rooms

  • Sponsorship Program

    Sponsorship Program

  • Coaching Program

    Coaching Program

  • Raise Numbers Of Women In Leadership

    Raise Numbers Of Women In Leadership

  • Internal Women's Networking Group

    Internal Women's Networking Group

Job Description

Who are we?

Equinix is the world’s digital infrastructure company®, operating over 250 data centers across the globe. Digital leaders harness Equinix's trusted platform to bring together and interconnect foundational infrastructure at software speed. Equinix enables organizations to access all the right places, partners and possibilities to scale with agility, speed the launch of digital services, deliver world-class experiences and multiply their value, while supporting their sustainability goals. 

Our culture is based on collaboration and the growth and development of our teams.  We hire hardworking people who thrive on solving challenging problems and give them opportunities to hone new skills and try new approaches, as we grow our product portfolio with new software and network architecture solutions. We embrace diversity in thought and contribution and are committed to providing an equitable work environment that is foundational to our core values as a company and is vital to our success. 

Staff Software Engineer- Java Back-End Developer

Job Summary
Analyzes business requirements/functional designs and works with business teams, BSAs, and other engineers to design systems and application software, mentor junior members of the team.

Requirements Analysis

  • Reviews, analyzes and gives feedback on requirements/functional designs

Software/Application Architecture

  • Participates in architectural review process

Software Design

  • Designs for larger enhancements and projects

  • Conducts peer design reviews


  • Develops and maintains code for larger enhancements, projects and integrations

  • Fixes defects and participates and conducts peer code review

  • Follows design and coding standards and processes

  • Conducts code performance analysis and tuning

Application QA

  • Develops unit and cross functional tests, develops test strategies, executes test cases, logs issues, manages issues, recommends testing frameworks and records and runs automated test scripts


  • Defines deployment and release guidelines

  • Defines and executes environment planning and cross-functional dependencies

  • Documents the software configuration management practices and educates cross-functional stakeholders on the process and tools

Software Reliability & Support Engineering

  • Captures, consolidates and maintains inventory of production applications, flows and systems for all the software engineering verticals

  • Helps in preparing application support documentation

  • Troubleshoots basic application issues with the help of knowledge base documents


  • Status reporting, release management progress updates

Technical Project Management

  • Provides level of effort (LOE)

  • Manages assigned development tasks to schedule/plan


  • 5+ years experience

  • Bachelor's in Computer Science or Computer Engineering

  • Understanding and experience for developing large-scale Enterprise Platforms and applications

  • Strong expertise and hands on experience on Java Spring Boot/ J2EE

  • Good knowledge of Real-time processing & event solutions like Kafka, RabbitMQ, Elastic Screach

  • Experience in RESTful API development and security standard processes for secure access of data through API channel

  • Experience with source code management and CICD tools (ex: GitHub Actions)

  • Prior exposure working with multi-functional global teams