Lead Engineer Architect

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Lead Engineer Architect-19030277

Job Description:


Job Purpose:

  • Technical lead driving delivery of various aspects of cloud shared service leading the product engineering scrum teams based out of the region as well as have accountability to regional program and project teams

Job Background/Context:

  • The position is within GCB Technology in the CTO Development Technology and Process Organization. The position will functionally report to the Head of Cloud Shared Services

Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsible to design, develop and support cloud native enterprise scalable reusable/sharable foundational financial banking capabilities
  • Responsible for driving design charter for the shared foundational platform services used across global consumer franchise
  • Ensure quality, performance, scalability and reliability of the shared foundational platform services
  • Work closely with solution architects, application managers, development leads and principle engineers to assist in the adoption of shared platform services
  • Create and maintain product roadmaps/regional consumption roadmaps of the shared platform services
  • Look for ways to optimize the total cost of ownership of the shared platform services





  • Hands-on experience in using cloud technologies like Cloud Foundry and Docker containers, running apps on EKS or other Kubernetes solution like OSE, PKS, GKS etc.
  • Experience in architecting and developing12/15 Factor Apps
  • Experience with public CSPs like AWS, GCP, Sales Force, Blue mix and experience in architecting apps for multi/hybrid cloud environments


  • Experience in emerging cloud native patterns like reactive programming, event driven programming, function services etc.
  • Polyglot programming experience Java, nodeJS, Python

Skills: (technical skills)



  • Well versed in Java, J2EE development, Spring f/w and related spring technologies, Spring boot, spring cloud and other cloud native frameworks, Spring initialzr, code generation techniques, automated code and config governance tools
  • Experience in designing and building micro services adhering to domain driven design concepts
  • Experience with various database and data grid technologies RDBMS, noSQL and able to develop patterns for usage
  • Excellent knowledge of industry standard interface architectures (REST, SOAP etc.) and protocols (HTTP, JMS, AMQP, MQ etc.)


  • Experience in Streams processing using Kafka, RabbitMQ, StreamSets/Talend. Hadoop, HDFS, Hive, Oozie, Solr,Java/J2EE, data visualization reporting experience using Tableau, Grafana etc is a plus
  • Exposure to continuous integration and continuous deployment processes and tools (Jenkins, RLM etc.)
  • Exposure to using various unit testing, integration testing and functional testing tools (Junit, Selenium, JMeter etc.)
  • Knowledge of security best practices for building internet/intranet based web/mobile applications




  • Bachelors or Masters degree in computer science or equivalent
  • 7+ years of experience as a Senior Engineer/Architect
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Work experience in agile teams
  • Team player, possess initiative and should thrive in a fast-paced environment


  • 3+ years experience in experience using Spring boot, spring cloud services and frameworks, Spring initialzr, code generation techniques, automated code and config governance tools
  • 2+ years experience in using cloud technologies like AWS, Cloud Foundry, Docker, Kubernets or Open Shift


  • Leadership in Java development with expertise in Spring boot, spring cloud services and frameworks, and cloud technologies like Cloud Foundry and Docker.
  • Experience in database design/development, data modelling experience using RDBMS (e.g. Oracle), noSQL (e.g. MongoDB)

13 October 2019
Location: India Tamil Nadu Chennai
Work type:
Full time
Banking and Financial Services
PLEASE! No enquiries from Recruitment Agencies or Headhunters.

Only direct applications will be considered.

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