Senior Software Engineer

Senior Software Engineer
CT, Bristol

Job Description

We are seeking a full-time Sr. Software Engineer for our client in Bristol, CT.  Please review the job details below and send qualified resumes to mary.abraham at harveynashusa.com.

As a Senior Software Engineer in Data Platforms, you will help design, build and support the underlying data architecture for all of content and consumer data that serve business and clients.  

You would be exposed to all phases of software development and architecture and would have the opportunity to work on real-time end to end data processing pipeline, persistence, storage and API’s (which handle millions of transactions every day and store hundreds of terabytes of data). This is a chance to work with the newest cloud based data technologies to solve scalability and high availability challenges within a motivated, fast growing team. This is a critical role that will have a significant impact on the direction of product, technology and business.

Responsibilities:

  • Build cool things – Build software across our entire cutting-edge data platform, including data processing, storage, and serving large-scale web APIs, with awesome cutting-edge technologies. We operate in real-time with high-availability.
  • Harness curiosity – Change how we think, act, and utilize our data by performing exploratory and quantitative analytics, data mining, and discovery.
  • Innovate and inspire – Think of new ways to help make our data platform more scalable, resilient and reliable and then work across our team to put your ideas into action.
  • Have pride – Ensure performance isn’t our weakness by implementing and refining robust data processing, REST services, RPC (in an out of HTTP), and caching technologies.
  • Grow with us – Help us stay ahead of the curve by working closely with data architects, stream processing specialists, API developers, our DevOps team, and analysts to design systems which can scale elastically in ways which make other groups jealous.

 Qualifications:

  • Not your first rodeo – Have 6+ years of experience developing with a mix of languages (Java, Scala, Bash, etc.) and frameworks to implement data ingest, processing, and serving technologies. Experience with real-time and very large scalable online systems are preferred.
  • Data and API ninja –You are also very handy with No-SQL systems such as Cassandra; Understand reactive programming and dependency injection such as Spring to develop REST services.
  • Have a technology toolbox – Hands on experience with newer technologies relevant to the data space such as EMR, Kafka, Hive, Chef. You’ll have plenty of experience with developing in a cloud native environment.
  • Problem solver – Enjoy new and meaningful technology or business challenges which require you to think and respond quickly.
  • Passion and creativity – Are passionate about data, technology, & creative innovation.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Prior experience building internet scale platforms.
  • Experience with Apache open source such as Spark, Kafka, and Mesos/Yarn.
  • Proficiency with agile development methodologies.It would be awesome if you have a robust portfolio on Github and / or open source contributions you are proud to share.

Required Education

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related technical discipline or its equivalent.

Qualified candidates should submit a word formatted resume to mary.abraham at harveynashusa.com.

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