Apache Spark Developer / Committer (IBM)


Job description
IBM is looking for developers with one or more years of experience in open source projects like Apache Hadoop, Spark, Yarn, Tachyon to become part of their new Spark Technology Center in San Francisco, CA.

Candidate should have a demonstrated understanding of one or more of system design, distributed processing, memory based file systems, security. Demonstrated knowledge of Java / Scala as well as Java Virtual Machine (JVM) optimization is essential. Candidates should be able to pick up one or more new frameworks in short order as well as react to evolving technology landscape.

Open source contributors: Send us your Github id!


  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • At least 1 year experience in Java Programming
  • At least 1 year experience in Apache Hadoop Programming
  • English: Fluent

  • Master’s Degree in Engineering
  • At least 2 years experience in Java Programming
  • At least 2 years experience in Apache Hadoop Programming
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status. IBM will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.



Job posted 10/23/2015