Software Engineer,Principal(Java Fullstack)

Job Summary

We’re Progress – we offer the best platform for building and deploying tomorrow’s applications quickly and easily.We are bold, forward-thinking innovators who build things that work and care about our customers. We invent and reinvent every day, work together as one, value and respect each other and cheer our wins. Join us as a Principal Software Engineer in our Core C product group( in Bangalore.

In Chef, we develop the world's best products for managing applications and infrastructure at scale, and we deploy them to solve real problems in all kinds of industries. We get to work with the latest in cloud and container technologies. We have the opportunity not just to follow but to shape best practice. Our platform is used to enable billions of people around the world to chat, fly, present, bank, game, shop, and learn. Chances are the applications and devices you use every day have infrastructure built, deployed, secured and run with our code.

The Automate team is tech savvy group and responsible for designing and building innovative solution for managing nodes on private and public cloud for enterprise applications. Automate ensures that all nodes of a cluster are easily managed in a secured/scalable way in any public/private cloud.

What you will do in this role:  

  • Lead software development efforts from a technology perspective. This involves being intimately involved with all technical activities within the team (software development life cycle activities, code reviews, research, etc.)
  • Identifies the appropriate software architecture based on the requirements and design elements
  • Work effectively as a Product Owner for the team in a Scrum Model – as a liaison between Product Management, Architect and the team.

To be success-full we need someone who has:  

The successful candidate is used to wearing multiple hats, highly motivated, quality conscious with a strong attention to detail, and exhibits a history of achievement in their career to date.  

  • Bachelor’s Degree with 9 – 12 years of relevant experience, or master’s degree with 8+ years of relevant experience or equivalentA full stack developer with 60-70% of Back-end experience and 40-30% in Front- end.
  • Have worked on any one-off high-level programming language like Go, Nodejs, Java for 2-3 years.
  • Hands-on Knowledge of any one of public cloud like AWS, Azure, GCP for 1-3 years
  • Having understanding of Terraform (Good to have) 
  • Addresses problems in a logical manner and presents & implements recommendations for resolution
  • Exposure to chef ecosystem in optional
  • Good Analytical and troubleshooting skill


Here at Progress, we truly care about your employee experience. It is important to us for our employees to balance their work and home life, obtain viable options for their health and wellness, grow their career, and plan for financial success.

  • 30 days of earned leaves plus an extra day off for your birthday, various other leaves like Marriage leave, Casual Leave, Maternity leave, Paternity Leave
  • Premium Group medical Insurance for employee and 5 dependents, Personal accident insurance coverage, Life insurance coverage
  • A modern office with a well-equipped gym onsite, free access to Yoga, Zumba classes by professional trainers
  • Professional development reimbursement
  • Interest subsidy on loans - either vehicle or personal loans


We Make Progress

Progress is an inclusive workplace where opportunities to succeed are available to everyone. As a multicultural company serving a global community, we encourage a wide range of points of view and celebrate our diverse backgrounds. Our unique combination of perspectives inspires innovation, connects us to our customers and positively affects our communities. It is only by working together and learning from each other that we make Progress. Join us!

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