SugarSync is looking for a Java Front and Back Web Engineer with a sharp eye for detail. You will be become a key technical contributor to our web engineering team, in charge of the creation of our web application UI and infrastructure. You will be responsible for building and maintaining critical applications that improve the performance, streamline and automate the workflow, and enhance the productivity of SugarSync. In this role you will also have the opportunity to work closely with operations to help ensure the stability of the service. We currently use a Hibernate/Spring MVC/JQuery/DWR stack and are interested in people who can do UI work as well as working on some of the backend supporting infrastructure and troubleshooting issues.
5+ years of related development experience building scalable web applications
Experience configuring and tuning Tomcat and Apache HTTP Servers
Possess knowledge of implementing cross-browser CSS
Deep understanding of designing modular and object-oriented applications with server-side web frameworks like JSP and Spring
Comfortable troubleshooting issues on LINUX
SQL and DB Schema Design experience
Good understanding of performance and scalability issues of Web Applications.
Some experience with writing interesting Flash or Flex applications.
Experienced in writing database applications using MySQL and Hibernate.
Past experience with Quartz job scheduling framework
Proven ability to deliver complex projects on time
Excellent problem-solving and debugging skills
Ability to work directly with QA, Operations and Product Marketing teams
Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
Willingness to learn and to teach
MS/BS in Computer Science or equivalent
competitive Bay Area Compensation