Senior Consultant - Software Engineer in Diamond Bar, CA

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

Liferay, Inc   •  

Diamond Bar, CA 91765

Industry: Technical Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 53 days ago

Do you want to work for a global open source software company with a startup culture? Liferay is bursting at the seams with 600+ employees in 12+ countries and our Global Services team is looking for deeply technical people who enjoy working in small teams on client sites to deliver challenging, multi-faceted software projects. We're looking for the kind of person who can not only create beautiful and scalable code, but also navigate a team through the ever-changing waters of consulting projects. If that sounds like you, apply today and let's chat.

Major Objectives:

  • Develop new features, customizations and enhancements to the core product during a client engagement
  • Work with engagement manager and/or clients to scope work, produce estimates and help define deliverables
  • Provide technical leadership and guidance in the installation, configuration, and implementation of Liferay's Java-based technologies
  • Work directly with the customer to clarify requirements, identify risks with an accompanying mitigation strategy and obtain feedback on deliverables
  • Demonstrate a deep knowledge of the platform and recommend new features and modifications drawing on experience with past clients
  • Deliver projects quickly, cost-effectively, and with the highest quality
  • Conduct engaging Liferay trainings for key customers
  • Experience with mentoring others

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Zeal for learning + love of open source
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience required
  • 4-6 years of experience working in deeply technical projects on client sites
  • Excellent programming and analytical skills and a solid foundation in Java and Java Servlets
  • 3-5 years with Java and JEE
  • 3-5 years of experience with web based technologies (HTML, XML, CSS, JavaScript)
  • 3-5 years of experience with relational databases
  • Experience with Java frameworks such as Spring and Hibernate
  • Experience with tuning JVMs and application servers a plus
  • Experience with the full project lifecycle, including business requirements gathering, technical specifications, development, testing, and deployment
  • Experience with multiple databases, and application servers including Tomcat and at least other such as JBoss, WebLogic or WebSphere
  • Experience with portal development for Liferay, WebLogic or WebSphere a plus
  • Excellent prioritization, organization, and time management skills and ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Excellent communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills including the ability to communicate complex business solution concepts clearly and persuasively to diverse audiences
  • Ability to consistently deliver projects and customer value
  • Experience working within an agile software development lifecycle with testing, continuous integration and deployment
  • Ability to travel 50-75% of the time to customer sites


  • Competitive compensation
  • 3 weeks of vacation + 5 extra paid days off to volunteer at non-profits
  • Health/Dental 100% covered for employees
  • 401K
  • Startup-culture
  • Greater-than-profit vision.

Valid Through: 2019-10-18