Shuttle Let's get you started

Software Development Engineer 1

Publicis Sapient

Job 3 - 5 years Fill 66 Bengaluru (Karnataka)

Job Description

  • Software Development Engineers (SDE-I) are the bright talented and motivated young minds with strong technical skills, developing software applications and services that make life easier for customers.
  • The SDE-I is expected to work with an agile team to develop, test, and maintain digital business applications.
  • As an SDE-I you will get an opportunity to work with industry leading clients and global teams to solve complex business problems and build your skills on the full stack of application development technologies
  • You will work in the spirit of agile & a product engineering mindset - delivering the sprint outcomes, iteratively & incrementally, following the agile ceremonies
  • You will groom the stories functionally & help define the acceptance criteria (Functional & Non-Functional/NFRs) collaborating actively with stakeholders - locally & in client org., understanding end-to-end customer requirements
  • You will actively contribute in technical grooming, brainstorming & whiteboarding design sessions to define & articulate the solution approaches, to identify tasks & estimates, and to document the module/sub-system design with their interfaces & wireframes
  • You will have breadth of concepts, tools & technologies to address NFRs like security, performance, reliability, maintainability and understand the need for trade-offs
  • You will bring in expertise to optimize and make the relevant design decisions (considering trade-offs) at the module / components level
  • You will be a polyglot with a PE mindset Open & Curious, learning & adopting new languages, platforms & toolkits constantly
  • You will work with SDE-IIs to understand & practice the overall system architecture, standards & guidelines; While helping them with module & sub-system level details
  • You will help evangelize and inculcate the engineering mindset and culture, share knowledge within Peer groups & ASDEs; Provide and receive constructive feedback
  • You will have a continuous improvement mindset working on opportunities to shift left; Proactive about reduction of tech. debts, eliminating waste, increasing automation, using the right productivity tools, understanding client business, using dashboards for monitoring & alerts

You will be accountable for development, unit testing of features with an E2E focus, following the engineering best practices, standards:

  • Solve problems at a story level, given the stories and system design
  • Design Sub-systems/Modules, Ensure Implementation in-line with design & Integration with all dependent systems/modules; Focused on solving business problems.
  • Write Unit & Acceptance Testcases, adopting a Test First approach applying TDD; while using BDD for Functional & Integration testing
  • Manage Tech Debts
  • Use SCM like GIT; Understand & adopt different branching strategies for code development;
  • Use integrated tools like Jira, Confluence etc., along with other collaboration tools across geo locations
  • Perform Peer Reviews of sub-system, component level design & implementation, following the established coding standards
  • Use Static Analysis & Profiling tools to ensure high Code Quality & Performance
  • Practice the DevOps mindset, adopting CI/CD to Deliver, Deploy & Support the implementation from Dev., QA environments all the way to Production
  • Document Code (Doc as Code), Functional Features (BDD), User Manuals to help in the support & training.


  • You have 3+ years of professional work experience building large scale, large volume services & distributed apps., taking them through production and post-production life cycles
  • You use more than one programming language with expertise in at-least one; Ex:Memory Management, GC, Templates/Generics, Closures etc.
  • Multi-Threading, Sync/A-Sync.; Blocking/Non-Blocking execution styles

You practice Imperative, Functional Programming styles
You are aware of a Cloud Platform like AWS, GCP, Azure etc.
You are a problem solver choosing the relevant data structures, algorithms considering the tools for Time & Space Complexity
You apply SOLID, DRY design principles, design patterns & practice Clean Code
You are an expert at String Manipulation, Data/Time Arithmetic, Collections & Generics
You practice & guide on handling failures Error Management & Exception handling
You build reliable & high-performance apps leveraging Eventing, Streaming, Concurrency, Multi-Threading & Synchronization libraries and frameworks
You develop web apps using HTML, CSS, Java-script & relevant frameworks (Angular, React, Vue)
You design and build microservices from grounds up, considering all NFRs & applying DDD, Bounded Contexts
You use one or more databases (RDBMS or NoSQL) based on the needs
You deploy to production, trouble shoot problems & provide live support
You understand the significance of security aspects & compliance to data, code & application security policies; You write secure code to prevent known vulnerabilities; You understand HTTPS/TLS, Symmetric/Asymmetric Cryptography, Certificates
You use one or more Web Application FrameworksSpring or Spring Boot or Micronaut (Java)
Flask or Django (Python)
Express or Meteor or Koa (Node) MVC, WebApi or Nancy (.Net)
You use one or more messaging platforms (e.g. JMS/RabbitMQ/Kafka/Tibco/Camel)
You use Mocks & Stubs & related frameworks (Moq)
You use logging frameworks like Log4j, NLog etc.
You use build tools like MsBuild, Maven, Gradle, Gulp etc.
You understand and use containers, virtualization
You use proactive monitoring & alerting, dashboards
You use Logging/Monitoring solutions (Splunk, ELK, Grafana)
Optional skills

  • You understand infra. as code (cattle over pets)
  • You understand reactive programming concepts, Actor models & use RX Java / Spring React / Akka / Play etc.
  • You are able to set-up a CI/CD pipeline infrastructure & stack from grounds-up
  • You are able to articulate the pros, cons of designs & tradeoffs
  • You are aware of distributed tracing, debugging and troubleshooting
  • You are aware of side-car, service mesh usage along with microservices
  • You are aware of distributed, cloud design patterns & architectural styles
  • You are aware of gateways, load-balancers, CDNs, Edge caching
  • You are aware of gherkin and cucumber for BDD automation
  • You are aware of performance testing tools like JMeter, Gatling
  • You are aware of one search solution like ElasticSearch, SOLR, Endeca
  • You are aware of one distributed caching solution like Redis, MemCache etc.
  • You are aware of selenium for UI automation
  • You are aware of a Rules engine like Drools, Easy Rules etc.

Learning Culture:
Learning is part of our DNA. As an organization, we promote self-learning and the continuous development of yourself and others. We offer plenty of opportunities to build critical core consulting skills and learn new technologies. In addition to that you will be given the chance to support the growth of others as part of your own journey by becoming part of our ever-growing learning ecosystem, in which everyone is both a producer and consumer of learning.
Bachelor’s/Master’s Degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or a related field

Additional Information

  • Gender Neutral Policy
  • 18 paid holidays throughout the year for NCR/BLR (22 For Mumbai)
  • Generous parental leave and new parent transition program
  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Employee Assistance Programs to help you in wellness and well being

Publicis Sapient is a digital transformation partner helping established organizations get to their future, digitally-enabled state, both in the way they work and the way they serve their customers. We help unlock value through a start-up mindset and modern methods, fusing strategy, consulting and customer experience with agile engineering and problem-solving creativity. United by our core values and our purpose of helping people thrive in the brave pursuit of next, our 20,000+ people in 53 offices around the world combine experience across technology, data sciences, consulting and customer obsession to accelerate our clients businesses through designing the products and services their customers truly value.

(Please upload a doc, docx or pdf file)

Please upload a pdf, doc, docx or txt document less than 2 MB in size.

By uploading your CV, you agree to ReferHire’s User Agreement and Privacy Policy

Similar Jobs View All Ic dropdown copy 4

Walk-in For Product Engineering team - Bangalore


Job 3 - 8 yrs Fill 66 Bengaluru (Karnataka)
Operations Engineer II - Externalization

Flipkart Internet Private Limited

Job 3 - 5 yrs Fill 66 Bengaluru (Karnataka)
Operations Engineer II

Flipkart Internet Private Limited

Job 3 - 5 yrs Fill 66 Bengaluru (Karnataka)