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SDE III / IV -Backend Engineer



Software Engineering
Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
Posted on Tuesday, March 19, 2024

Say hello to possibilities.

It’s not everyday that you consider starting a new career challenge.

We’re RingCentral, a global leader in cloud-based communications and collaboration software. We are fundamentally changing the nature of human interaction—giving people the freedom to connect powerfully and personally from anywhere, at any time, on any device.

We’re a $2 billion company that’s growing at 30+% annually and we’re expanding our Solutions Engineering Team to make sure we stay ahead of the competition.

We’re currently looking for: Senior Java, Backend Engineer, Bengaluru

The stack used is Java, Spring Boot, Jooq, GraphQL, JUnit Oracle, and Kotlin.

To succeed in this role you must have experience in the following:

  • A deep understanding of the Java language and ecosystem

  • Proficiency in high/low-level design of a distributed system.

  • Willingness to take ownership of the tasks and to achieve targets with minimum supervision

  • Experience with SaaS, distributed, highly available, event-driven systems

  • Strong problem-solving skills, a can-do attitude

  • Excellent communication skills; ability to effectively present ideas and thoughts


  • Work with architects and other stakeholders on polishing requirements, suggest technical solutions, and provide feasible estimates

  • Transfer requirements into implementation that is focused on efficiency and quality

  • Be an owner of solutions implemented, actively support them from the proof of concept through production deployment

  • Focus not only on development but on running software in production. Be proactive in defining monitoring/alerting specifications, enhancing observability and traceability of all production flows

  • Provide mentorship to junior team members, become a center of competence on every part of the product you contribute to

  • Participate in code reviews and other efforts to maximize quality of Engage products

  • Be ready to provide technical assistance and guidance to service engineering teams that answer customer requests

  • Work in a distributed team spanning across multiple time zones


  • 8+ years of experience in software development role building backend services using Java, Spring, REST API, Docker & K8s.

  • Proven track record in delivery of event-driven, highly available, scalable, resilient enterprise grade commercial cloud services.

  • Proficiency in developing Java applications. Advanced knowledge of Java Core, Collections, Multithreading & Java Memory Model, Garbage collection

  • Deep understanding of micro services architecture paradigm, event driven system design, distributed systems, eventual consistency principles

  • Experience developing REST services: REST manifesto, stateful/stateless services, load balancing strategies

  • Strong RDBMS skills: writing advanced queries, designing table structure / indexes / triggers, query optimization / query plan analysis

  • Hands on experience deploying applications using Kubernetes

  • Experience working with Kafka or other messaging queues

Nice to have:

  • Experience with Contact Center solutions is a plus

  • Experience with AWS-native technologies (S3, DynamoDB, Athena, EC2) is a plus

  • Experience with data streams processing technologies and frameworks (Apache Flink, Apache Spark) is a plus

What we offer:

  • Mediclaim Benefits

  • Paid Holidays

  • Casual/Sick Leave

  • Privilege Leave

  • CaRing Days

  • Bereavement Leave

  • Maternity Leave

  • Paternity Leave

  • Wellness Coaching

  • Employee Referral Bonus

  • Professional Development Allowances

  • Night Shift Allowances

RingCentral’s Engineering team works on high-complexity projects that set the standard for performance and reliability at massive scale. What kind of scale? Millions of users today and hundreds of millions tomorrow. This is your chance to help imagine, develop and deliver products that raise the technological bar, and power human connections. If you’re a talented, ambitious, creative thinker, RingCentral is the perfect environment to join a world class team and bring your ideas to life.

RingCentral’s work culture is the backbone of our success. And don’t just take our word for it: we are recognized as a Best Place to Work by Glassdoor, the Top Work Culture by Comparably and hold local BPTW awards in every major location. Bottom line: We are committed to hiring and retaining great people because we know you power our success. RingCentral offers on-site, remote and hybrid work options optimized for the ways we work and live now.

About RingCentral

RingCentral, Inc. (NYSE: RNG) is a leading provider of business cloud communications and contact center solutions based on its powerful Message Video Phone™ (MVP™) global platform. More flexible and cost effective than legacy on-premises PBX and video conferencing systems that it replaces, RingCentral® empowers modern mobile and distributed workforces to communicate, collaborate, and connect via any mode, any device, and any location. RingCentral is headquartered in Belmont, California, and has offices around the world.