Lead Java Developer

Seattle, WA, USA

Ranked as #12 on Forbes’ List of 25 Fastest Growing Public Tech Companies for 2017, EPAM is committed to providing our global team of over 24,000 people with inspiring careers from day one. EPAMers lead with passion and honesty, and think creatively. Our people are the source of our success and we value collaboration, try to always understand our customers’ business, and strive for the highest standards of excellence. No matter where you are located, you’ll join a dedicated, diverse community that will help you discover your fullest potential.


You are curious, persistent, logical and clever – a true techie at heart. You enjoy living by the code of your craft and developing elegant solutions for complex problems. If this sounds like you, this could be the perfect opportunity to join EPAM as a Lead Java Developer. Scroll down to learn more about the position’s responsibilities and requirements.

EPAM is looking to add a Senior Developer to join our downtown Seattle area team of professionals. You'll be a part of a modern, lean, self-governing engineering team where you have the ability to switch hats between developing, designing features, coding, testing for quality and performance.

Our ideal candidate, first and foremost, has a genuine curiosity for experimenting with the web (mainly Java Spring/Boot and AWS) and making cool stuff. You should enjoy combining new and proven tools to develop compelling solutions to challenging problems. You will also possess the ability to articulate complex information to clients or stakeholders who may not have technical backgrounds. Experience as a Lead Full Stack Developer in a cutting edge environment as well as experience with AWS is required.


  • Be responsible for full-cycle web application development using Agile approach:
    • Idea generation and high-level vision creation;
    • Solution design and documenting, proposal;
    • Development, testing, and Production launch.
  • Run customers demo and education sessions;
  • Be a member of a cross-functional team that experiment with new technology and proactively searches for the best solutions and ideas in the marketplace;
  • Coordinate your work with other developers to deliver first-class technology solutions in a positive, fun, yet challenging and deadline driven environment;
  • Work closely with other Product and Technology teams, internal and external, to bring technology solutions and perspectives to the product development process;
  • Provide input on, follow and evangelize code quality guidelines and standards;
  • Participate in code reviews to highlight best of breed solutions;
  • Identify/troubleshoot application code-related issues, and review and provide feedback to any required final user documentation.


  • 6+ years’ experience as a Java Developer (Senior Engineer preferred);
  • Java 8 (Stream processing, Spring framework (especially Spring Boot);
  • RESTful web services;
  • AWS service (i.e., EC2, S3, Elastic Beanstalk, SNS, DynamoDB, IAM, Lambda, etc.);
  • CI/CD (e.g., GoCD, Jenkins, Concourse, etc.);
  • Docker containers Dependency Management (Maven, Gradle, etc.);
  • Testing: TDD (preferred);
  • Unit (JUnit) and integration testing (i.e., WireMock, Cucumber, Mockito);
  • Process & Soft skills Agile delivery Great communication & collaboration skills;
  • Great team player;
  • Ability to mentor Junior Developers.