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Job description

Job responsibilities

  • Develop and enhance data products leveraging technologies such as Hadoop, Hive, Spark, Kafka, etc.
  • Develop and operate scalable, resilient data pipelines using open source big-data technologies
  • Write efficient, scalable, robust, and maintainable code for new features and system components
  • Refactor the codebase to ensure maintainability, testability, and performance
  • Support production infrastructure, debug and fix issues in applications
  • Provide continuous feedback, identify process improvement opportunities, openly communicate, and collaborate to enhance team capabilities
  • Follow industry best practices and raise the bar for quality standards
  • Fluency in English to ensure smooth communication with international teams/stakeholders
  • Comfortable working full-time (40 hours/week) with a 4-hour overlap with US time zones

Minimum requirements

  • Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in Engineering, Computer Science (or equivalent experience)
  • At least 3+ years of relevant experience as a software engineer
  • Exceptional skillsets in Java, Python, and Scala is a plus
  • Extensive experience in Object-Oriented Programming
  • Prolific experience with ETL jobs and SQL, including stored procedures
  • Proficient in Big Data technologies, like Hadoop, MapReduce, Spark, Kafka, etc., and cloud-based technologies, like AWS, Azure, etc.
  • Strongholds of containerization, microservices, Spring, and data warehouse technologies, like Snowflake and Vertica
  • Strong foundation in algorithms and distributed systems, software development concepts, and fundamentals
  • Fluency in English to ensure smooth communication with international teams
  • Comfortable with working full-time (40 hours/week) with a 4-hour overlap with US time zones

Preferred skills

  • Experience in automated testing and version control
  • Familiarity with relational databases, like MySQL, PostgreSQL, etc.
  • Proficiency in Agile SDLC and SCRUM
  • Ambitious and passionate about learning new technologies to build new products
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

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