Software Engineer II ( Java Full Stack - Chennai)

Rocket Software

Rocket Software

Software Engineering
Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Posted on Monday, November 6, 2023

It's fun to work in a company where people truly BELIEVE in what they're doing!

Job Description Summary:

The Software Engineer-II designs, develops, troubleshoots, and debugs software programs for software enhancements and new products. Develops software tools including operating systems, compilers, routers, networks, utilities, databases, and Internet-related tools. Determines software’s compatibility with hardware and/or influences software's design in relation to hardware.

Position Reports to: Manager, Software Engineering

Software Engineer II (Java Full Stack)

Job Description

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Enhance, maintain, and support our cutting-edge Content Services Platform, primarily using Java.
  • Participate in the full software development lifecycle: requirements analysis, design, coding, testing, debugging, problem resolution.
  • Work in an agile environment with a cross-functional team staffed in the USA and India

Required Individual Traits

  • Full professional proficiency in spoken and written English.
  • Ability to work in and across teams.
  • Should be an individual contributor/self-learner.
  • Focus on usability and quality.
  • Eager to learn new tools or technologies required for the project.
  • Reliable and willing to take over responsibility for the achieved results.

General Qualifications

  • 2 to 5 years of professional experience in the Software Development field.
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or related technical field.
  • Excellent communication, analytical, and development skills.

Required (Primary) Skills

  • Demonstrable professional expertise in Java programming, having expertise in Java, Spring Boot, Webservices, Angular
  • Proficiency with data structures, algorithms, multi-threading, object-oriented programming, and design patterns.
  • Demonstrable expertise with HTML5/CSS3/JavaScript.
  • Experience with Angular 2+ and/or Bootstrap framework.
  • Strong diagnostic and problem-solving skills.
  • Familiarity with software development for the Windows and/or Linux operating systems.
  • Practical knowledge of working with one or more of the following J2EE application servers: Tomcat, WebSphere.

Desired (Secondary) Skills

  • Working knowledge of SQL and at least one RDBMS (Oracle, SQL Server, PostgreSQL).
  • Experience working with Web Services (REST) with an understanding of RESTful service design.
  • Experience working J2EE microservices and Orchestrated environment.
  • Experience working with Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning.


Bachelor's degree or equivalent.

Travel Requirements:

0 - 10%

  • Job Family Group: Engineering

  • Job Family: Software & Quality Assurance Engineering

  • Job Profile Name: Software Engineer P2

  • Employee Type: Individual Contributor

  • Job Level: P2 (Developing)


Rocket Software Inc. is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. Rocket Software Inc. is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.

Rocket is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with physical and mental disabilities. If you need special assistance or an accommodation while seeking employment, please call: 781-577-4321 or send an email to We will make a determination on your request for reasonable accommodation on a case-by-case basis.

If you like wild growth and working with happy, enthusiastic over-achievers, you'll enjoy your career with us!