Chief Software Engineer

Hyderabad, India

Striving for excellence is in our DNA. Since 1993, we have been helping the world’s leading companies imagine, design, engineer, and deliver software and digital experiences that change the world. We are more than just specialists, we are experts.


Currently we are looking for a Chief Software Engineer for our Hyderabad office to make the team even stronger.


  • Engage clients, drive client/team discussion, resolve team issues, and handle team level escalations;
  • Travel and work from clients' locations (big plus);
  • Bring engineering excellence mindset to practice/team, suggest ways to improve delivery quality and how to ensure quality for client implementations;
  • Oversee multiple client implementations, help other projects from solutioning side, mentor/guide team.


  • Good orientation in technologies and understanding of architecture;
  • Very strong knowledge of Core Java (object-oriented programming principles, data structures, basic algorithm understanding, working with strings, exception handling, logging, performance, multithreading, polymorphism, XML handling);
  • Strong debugging skills and production debugging experience;
  • Development experience in web services (RESTful, SOAP);
  • Strong SQL knowledge (write complex database queries to fetch, filter, update, and perform other database operations);
  • Good knowledge of HTML, XML, XPath, JSON;
  • Hands-on experience in any of UI technology - JavaScript, jQuery, AngularJS;
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills to interface clients;
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, self-driven, and proactive;
  • Ability to translate business tasks into requirements;
  • Solutioning, good orientation in technologies;
  • Broad view and good understanding of architecture.

We offer

  • Opportunity to work on technical challenges that may impact across geographies;
  • Vast opportunities for self-development: online university, knowledge sharing opportunities globally, learning opportunities through external certifications;
  • Opportunity to share your ideas on international platforms;
  • Sponsored Tech Talks & Hackathons;
  • Possibility to relocate to any EPAM office for short and long-term projects;
  • Focused individual development;
  • Benefit package:
    • Health benefits;
    • Retirement benefits;
    • Paid time off;
    • Flexible benefits.
  • Forums to explore beyond work passion (CSR, photography, painting, sports, etc.).