Senior Backend (Java) Engineer, Search API

Deadline: 19 May 2021

Employment term: Permanent

Category: Software development

Job type: Full time

Location: Yerevan

Job description:

PicsArt is looking for a Senior Backend Engineer to join the Search API team. The team will focus on data engineering, A/B experiments framework, AI/ML solutions, Core Index, facade APIs, working with all teams to help them build new innovative solutions.

If you are at a crossroads of your career growth and looking for experimentations to contribute with your talent and excellence ambitions, the Search API team is the right fit for you to get involved and offer the best of your ideas and potential. You’ll have the opportunity to contribute your innovative ideas and leadership talent to building the next generation of search technologies to empower the creator in all of us and perfect the future of how organizations communicate. You will work with cutting edge languages, frameworks, and tools such as:

Java, Kotlin, Scala
5 different NoSQL databases
Microservices, Docker/Kubernetes, Spark, ELK Stack and much more.

Job responsibilities

  • Build mission-critical applications  that process ten thousand requests per second through a microservices architecture
  • Develop APIs and integrations for a large-scale application according to business needs and priorities
  • Create high-quality code that is scalable, reliable, and reusable
  • Participate in the full software development lifecycle, including development, code reviews, testing, and production deployment
  • Write unit/integration tests to ensure the high quality of the application.

Required qualifications

  • 5+ years of experience with Java
  • Experience with Search Engines (ElasticSearch/Solr)
  • Experience with document-oriented databases such as MongoDB
  • Experience with key-value databases such as Redis is a plus
  • Experience with Docker, Kubernetes
  • Experience with NodeJS is a plus
  • Experience with Spring framework is a plus
  • Experience with building RESTful services is a plus
  • Knowledge of design principles of high-performance scalable applications
  • Knowledge of data structures and algorithms
  • Knowledge of non-relational databases.

Required candidate level: Senior

Professional skills


NoSQL databases


Soft skills

Time management

Critical thinking



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Family medical insurance
Sport package
Annual salary review
Free language courses
Staff referral program
Complimentary tea, coffee and refreshments
Teambuilding and corporate events
Training program abroad
Gamezone or fun activities
Free parking
Business trips


Contact details


Address: 16 Halabyan St, Yerevan, Armenia

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