Software Engineer II

Date:  May 9, 2023

Irving, TX, US

Requisition ID:  34373

About Avaya


Who is Avaya? 
Businesses are built by the experiences they provide, and everyday millions of those experiences are delivered by Avaya Holdings Corp. (NYSE: AVYA). Avaya is shaping what's next for the future of work, with innovation and partnerships that deliver game-changing business benefits. Our cloud communications solutions and multi-cloud application ecosystem power personalized, intelligent, and effortless customer and employee experiences to help achieve strategic ambitions and desired outcomes. Together, we are committed to help grow your business by delivering #Experiences that Matter.

Avaya is a global leader in digital communications products, solutions, and services for businesses of all sizes delivering most of its technology through software and services. We enable organizations around the globe to succeed by creating intelligent communications experiences for our clients, their employees, and their customers. Every minute of every day, we power positive and productive interactions that drive customer loyalty, team collaboration and business success. 

We’re focused on Innovation without Disruption, removing barriers, and placing our customers best interests at the forefront of everything we do. The world is evolving in technologically exciting ways, and we strive to lead revolutions in how businesses leverage the cloud, artificial intelligence, automation, and mobility. 
We aren’t just focused on customer experience, we also prioritize the employee experience, and we work hard to engage and empower our people throughout their career with us. We’re seeking the best diverse talent to shape and transform how the world connects. Find out more at Careers at Avaya

About The Opportunity

    •7+ years’ experience in software engineering, including experience managing production systems
    •Demonstrated ability in Systems and Design Thinking approaches.
    •Demonstrated success working on software engineering problems that span multiple products
    •Expert ability to deliver through other software engineers
    •Excellent Software Architect / Software Architecture skills. This means you don't just write code, you organize it well, and you know and follow principles and best practices.
    •Strong sense of ownership and product understanding
    •Ability to be rapidly effective with Java, JavaScript (Node.js and React) lead by example with code
    •Subject matter expert in processes and methodologies with ability to adapt and improvise in various situations. Expert in navigating through ambiguity and prioritizing conflicting        asks
    •Expert level skills in design, architecture and development, with an ability to take a deep dive in the implementation aspects if the situation demands
    •Expert in core data structures as well as algorithms and can implement them using language of choice when necessary

About You



•    Experience in designing & maintaining microservices on cloud- Azure or GCP or AWS
•    Experience and knowledge of Cloud capabilities that can be leveraged for production grade microservices. 
•    Experience in troubleshooting & debugging issues in production.
•    Experience and knowledge of Redis, Kafka, Datadog
•    Experience with tools like Sonar & Coverity for static analysis
•    Experience and knowledge of UML, Domain driven Design & Reactive Architecture
•    Strong Java backend experience including designing highly fault tolerant and scalable systems. 
•    Strong relational database experience.
•    Hands-on working knowledge of containers, and operationalizing them in the public cloud
•    Experience using cloud-native services and architecting cloud-native applications
•    Analyzes software libraries, frameworks and languages and builds future road  
•    Works with enterprise architecture team and partner organizations to influence enterprise direction and recommend solutions.  Educates team on industry best practices and drives change. 
•    Can solve complex problems with ambiguous or incomplete data in highly distributed systems.  
•    Designs enterprise-level services, systems, and architecture patterns. Builds valuable documentation and communicates effectively.  An advocate and evangelist for availability, scaling, performance, and customer experience. 
•    Leads large projects potentially across multiple teams.  Role model for other teams.  Develops engineering leaders through delegation. 
•    Views challenges as opportunities and energizes self and others. Leads initiatives across organizational domains. Develops new systems or structures to support long-term strategy. Can measure technical risks worth taking to move a product forward. Establishes new stretch goals that accelerate objectives. 
•    Focuses on quality in everything you do. Continue to raise the bar and drive others to deliver high-quality products and services.  Establish criteria for standard excellence with the ability to drive it forward. 
•    Curious about new technologies and processes. You always seek to improve yourself and everyone around you.  Proactively seek and share knowledge with others outside of your organization


Bachelor degree or equivalent experience
Master degree or equivalent experience


The pay range for this opportunity is from $96,000 to $130,000 + performance-related bonus + benefits
This range represents the anticipated low and high end of the salary for this position. This role is also eligible to receive an annual bonus that aligns with individual and company performance. Actual salaries will vary and are based on factors such as a candidate’s qualifications, skills, competencies, and location.

Our Benefits include:

•    Well-Being We provide comprehensive health insurance plans that include medical, dental and vision for you and your family, in many countries. We also provide wellness and employee assistance programs.

•    Recharge & Refuel We work in a dynamic environment, and we recognize the need for you to take a break and recharge. We encourage employees to use our generous time-off policy on a regular basis.

•    Continuous Learning Grow your skills with access to on-demand platforms and enhance your diversity lens by participating in a program that fully funds you for a cultural immersion in another country.

•    Growth & Development A feedback loop is important as you grow in your role and career. We schedule frequent check-ins with you and your leaders to help you identify your path to success.

•    Giving Back We recognize Avayans for their time and effort spent impacting causes within their communities. And we host an annual, company-wide Month of Giving.


Avaya is an Equal Opportunity employer and a U.S. Federal Contractor. Our commitment to equality is a core value of Avaya. All qualified applicants and employees receive equal treatment without consideration for race, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran or any other protected characteristic. In general, positions at Avaya require the ability to communicate and use office technology effectively. Physical requirements may vary by assigned work location. This job description is subject to change. Nothing in this job description restricts Avaya’s right to alter the duties and responsibilities of this position at any time for any reason. 

You may review the Avaya Global Privacy Policy, accessible at and applicable Privacy Statement relevant to this job posting is accessible at For Job Postings within European GDPR Countries you can access this document for additional Data Privacy Information:


Nearest Major Market: Irving
Nearest Secondary Market: Dallas