Sr. Java/Kafka/Cassandra Developer


Strategic Staffing Solutions


Strategic Staffing Solutions is currently looking for a Sr. Java/Kafka/Cassandra Developer

for a contract opening with one of our largest clients located in Charlotte, NC!

Locations: Charlotte, NC (Remote)

Duration:  5+ Months

To apply: Please email your resume in Word Format to Bob Cromer at: and Reference Job Order #: 204246 or Click the Apply Button.

Job Description:

  • Collaborates with executives to identify the strategy for business requirements and functional specifications in logical program designs, code modules, systems, and software solutions
  • Recommends the long-term strategic technical direction for the development, configuration, or modification of integrated business and/or enterprise application solutions with various computing environments
  • Contributes to the research and development of techniques and technology that fuels business innovation and growth
  • Understands and contributes to the visionary perspective of implementing and maintaining business and enterprise software solutions
  • Partners with executives to impact and influence strategy
  • Facilitates engagement with key business stakeholders in discussion on business strategies and opportunities
  • Examines trends and improvement opportunities for system integration testing (SIT) and user acceptance testing (UAT) for cross-functional application initiatives
  • Recommends product selection and enforces solution architecture standards across the product lifecycle phases by reviewing and sharing technological market trends and metrics
  • Understands organization architecture, how architectures scale; influences priorities/trade-offs; applies knowledge to invent, evolve, improve, simplify, etc.
  • Recommends the strategy for engineering, test, and operational excellence to drive best practices; establish programing languages and standards
  • Anticipates upcoming complexities or problems and recommends proactive resolutions
  • Follows emerging technologies and company roadmaps, and provides critical input that informs leadership decisions to purchase and leverage new technologies
  • Serves as a subject-matter-expert and mentor to more junior level software engineers
  • Informs and helps develop the company’s strategy for Intellectual Property (IP)
  • Recommends the most appropriate strategy for The Company’s contribution to open-source technology
  • Provides critical input and recommendations that help establish engineering standards and programming languages for the company

Required Qualifications:   

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, CIS, or related field
  • 15 years of experience in software development or a related field
  • 10 years of experience in database technologies
  • 10 years of experience working on project(s) involving the implementation of solutions applying development life cycles (SDLC)
  • Lead Engineer level with architect experience and must have hands-on experience.
  • NoSQL, Cassandra, or BT access patterns, Best Practices
  • API Strategy, Micro Services, building secured, low latency and high throughput APIs.
  • GraphQL experience is a plus
  • Redis (or some cached key-value store),
  • Spring Boot.
  • Apache Kafka, Spark Stream/API,
  • Service-mesh & load balancing,
  • Apache Beam pipelines
  • Experience in handling huge volume of data
  • High traffic Low Latency API bulding.
  • Solving complex software system issues, and deciding on the best design choice between different options 

The S3 Difference:

The global mission of S3 is to build trusting relationships and deliver solutions that positively impact our customers, our consultants, and our communities. The four pillars of our company are to:

  • Set the bar high for what a company should do
  • Create jobs
  • Offer people an opportunity to succeed and change their station in life
  • Improve the communities where we live and work through volunteering and charitable giving

As an S3 employee, you’re eligible for a full benefits package that may include:

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Vacation Package
  • Life & Disability Insurance Plans
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Tuition Reimbursement


Job ID: JOB-204246
Publish Date: 15 Jul 2022

Tagged as: Sr. Java/Kafka/Cassandra Developer