Software Developer Java
Verisign operates the infrastructure for a portfolio of top-level domains that today include .com, .net, .tv, .edu, .gov, .jobs, .name and .cc, as well as two of the world's 13 Internet root servers. Overview Verisign’s engineers are part of the foundation of the Internet. Every single day we strengthen, expand, and reinvent Verisign’s registration system for COM and NET domains, the largest namespaces in the world. At Verisign, we hire engineers who think creatively, innovate obsessively, and understand the fundamentals of technology in their field. Today, Verisign is solving unique engineering problems that no other company has faced. Because the world is counting on us to deliver tomorrow.
Position This engineering position will be part of an agile dev and test team responsible for designing, developing, and deploying some of the most visible, exciting, and challenging software on the Internet. Our software solutions are easy to use, scalable, and highly performant. Engineers on the team will be called on to research components or technologies, present findings to the team, document software design, implement business logic, document a test strategy, write automated tests, demonstrate completed work to operations teams or product owners, and communicate with team members to improve our process and efficiency. Team members also get involved in infrastructure-related tasks, such as deployment automation or system patching. Candidates The ideal candidate will have good social and communication skills as well as a strong understanding of the fundamentals of the Java Programming Language, including concurrency and data structures. As part of a highly performant agile team, engineers will participate effectively in daily stand-up meetings, weekly grooming sessions, and product demonstrations. Engineers will be expected to take ownership of product backlog items from design to deployment. Successful engineers will work closely with team members to become familiar with our software components and make a positive impact on software projects as well as team chemistry. Desired Skills • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related field. • Significant experience with Java. • Experience with Linux or Unix. • Experience with scripting languages like Perl, Python, Unix Shell, or others. • Experience with SQL and relational databases. • Experience with version-control system (GitHub is a plus) • Experience with test automation tools and strategies. • Experience with performance metrics, profiling, and dynamic code analysis is a plus. • Experience with build and deployment automation is a plus. • Exposure to Cloud Computing, Virtualization and Containerization is a plus.