Principal Engineer


time-iconBengaluru, India


We are currently looking for a Principal Engineer to join our Core engineering team. In this role, you will lead engineering efforts including architecture, design, implementation, testing, and release on the Core Services Backend team. You will influence key technical decisions, set technical direction for products, and set an example of engineering excellence for the team. Additionally, you will promote and advocate for best practices, help level-up the organization, and serve as a technical expert willing to dig in where needed to ensure the success of the team!

Required Skills

  • Expert knowledge of the full Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC) including system design, application development, testing, and operational stability.
  • Have the ability to work in a fast paced, evolving environment, utilize an iterative method and flexible approach to enable rapid delivery.
  • Ability to think strategically, drive innovation, and set high standards.
  • Experience on building large-scale software projects and distributed, highly-available platforms.
  • Solid understanding of agile methodologies such as CI/CD
  • Solid background in backend engineering, including design principles and practices (SOLID, design patterns, distributed algorithms).
  • Experience in Behavioral Driven Development, Domain Driven Design, Event Driven Programming and Functional Programming in Micro Service architecture.
  • Expert knowledge in performance, scalability, enterprise system architecture, and engineering best practices.
  • Proven experience in applying domain driven design to API-first, multi-tenant platform.
  • Expert knowledge with server-side languages and frameworks (Java 17/Spring Boot, Spring Webflux)
  • Experience of integration technologies such as GraphQL, REST, MQs
  • Experience of NoSQL/SQL database technologies (MongoDB Atlas, Cassandra, Postgres)
  • Experience of Message Streaming Platform, Kafka
  • Experience of Distributed Caching Technologies such as Redis, Hazlecast
  • Knowledge on HTTP Authentication protocols
  • Experience building solutions on at least one Cloud (Private or Public) platform.

Good to Have

  • Experience using Observability Stack – Open Telemetry, Prometheus, Jaeger or Tempo, Grafana
  • Knowledge of Cloud design principles to make application cloud ready
  • Experience with Docker containerization and orchestration
  • AWS or Azure or GCP


  1. Bachelors, Masters, or PhD in Computer science in a related technical field or similar experience
  2. Passion for collaborating with and mentoring junior members of the team
  3. Experience in collaborating with stakeholders / leadership teams
  4. Analytical mindset & critical thinking skills that demonstrate valuable technical insights
  5. Good communication skills


  • Working From: Bengaluru, India
  • Travel: Moderate
  • Manager of Others: Yes
  • Physical Requirements: Prolonged sitting/standing and computer use

We do not discriminate based on race, color, religion (or creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin, disability, marital status, sexual orientation or military status.



Tresata is a fast-growing developer of AI-powered software systems used for data analysis at absolute scale.  Our Company has been built by a passionate, hungry, hard-working team of brilliant minds, innovators, and life-long learners. We actively invest in our people, their ideas and their potential, and fundamentally believe that our differences strengthen us.  Our mission – to ENRICH LIFE – unifies us as a team & summarizes the lens through which we evaluate the use cases we go after and the companies with whom we partner.

  • Who you will work with…. Those hell-bent on solving audacious problems, as well as industry leaders (including C-suite executives) both within and outside the company.
  • What will you get to do…. Redefine what’s possible by building bigger, bolder, & brighter solutions with cutting edge technology – the World has problems, and we create solutions to build a better future.
  • Where will your career go…. For us, career paths can be nonlinear too (think more of a jungle gym than a ladder) You can specialize or chart a path that you create. We believe in rapid career advancement for those hungry enough to step up to the challenge & bold enough to continuously embrace new opportunities.

If you give back more than you give in…if you live to crack the hardest codes…then Tresata is for you.