Member of Technical Staff- Spark (Hortonworks)

Description

Hortonworks is looking for an exceptional passionate software engineer with strong distributed systems expertise to join the Hortonworks’ Spark engineering team.

Key responsibilities:

  • Drive architecture, design, and implementation of key elements of Apache Spark, including Spark on YARN, Spark SQL and Spark Core
  • Collaborate with and contribute to the Apache Spark community – all the work that we do is 100% open source
  • Work with product management and quality assurance teams to deliver high quality products

Requirements:

  • MS or PhD in Computer Science
  • Passionate about programming. Clean coding habits, attention to detail, and focus on quality
  • Experience with large-scale, distributed systems design and development with strong understanding of scaling, performance and scheduling
  • Experience with Hadoop ecosystem components, SQL engines or BI analytics.
  • Deep knowledge of system architecture, including process, memory, storage and networking management is highly desired
  • Experience with the following: Java/Scala, concurrent programming, test driven development, and related areas
  • Strong oral and written communication skills

Big pluses:

  • Strong  understanding of Apache Spark and Apache Hadoop internals
  • Recognized contributions to open source projects outside of work
  • Experience with machine learning algorithms
  • Experience with NoSQL databases – Cassandra, HBase

ABOUT HORTONWORKS (NASDAQ – HDP)

As one of Nasdaq’s newest public companies, Hortonworks is experiencing extraordinary growth as we deliver essential support to the burgeoning big data community. Our 100% Open Source Hadoop Platform helps the Enterprise store, manage, process, and analyze large amounts of structured and unstructured data.

Hortonworks is the leader in accelerating business transformations with Open Enterprise Hadoop by developing, distributing and supporting an enterprise-scale data platform built entirely on open source technology including Apache™ Hadoop®. Our team comprises the largest contingent of builders and architects within the Hadoop ecosystem who represent and lead the broader enterprise requirements within these communities.

The Hortonworks Data Platform provides an open platform that deeply integrates with existing IT investments and upon which enterprises can build and deploy Hadoop-based applications.

Hortonworks has deep relationships with the key strategic data center partners that enable our customers to unlock the broadest opportunities from Hadoop.

For more information, visit www.hortonworks.com.

Hortonworks and HDP are registered trademarks or trademarks of Hortonworks, Inc. and it’s subsidiaries in the United States and other jurisdictions. 

 
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Job posted 2/15/2016