Senior Backend Software Engineer (API)

Employer
Kinetica DB
Location
Arlington, VA
Posted
Apr 17, 2018
Closes
Apr 18, 2018
Industry
Engineering
Hours
Full Time
Company Description When extreme data requires companies to act with unprecedented agility, Kinetica powers business in motion. Kinetica is the instant insight engine for the Extreme Data Economy. Across healthcare, energy, telecommunications, retail, and financial services, enterprises utilizing new technologies like connected devices, wearables, mobility, robotics, and more can leverage Kinetica for machine learning, deep learning, and advanced location-based analytics that are powering new services. Kineticas accelerated parallel computing brings thousands of GPU cores to address the unpredictability and complexity that result from extreme data. For more information and trial downloads, visit kinetica.com or follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter. Job Description Kinetica is looking for an experienced backend software engineer who is looking for the opportunity to join a growing team of engineers that will develop and manage all end-user native API bindings and integration connectors into third-party products. Key responsibilities: Working with the engineering group to keep a consistent and intuitive product experience via API (eg Java, C++, JavaScript, Python, C#) and connectors (eg Spark, Kafka, NiFi) as core product adds additional features. Working with engineering group to help identify cohesive interaction model across components and propose key refinements to existing components to achieve cross-product experience alignment. Provide strategic feedback on tooling landscape to help influence product direction. Ensuring teams agreed upon objectives are reached in a consistent and timely manner. Qualifications Required Skills: Bachelors in Computer Science or related technical discipline 5+ years development experience in Java and C++ (must have). Development experience in a Linux environment. Comfortable with various tools (ie Git ) Recommended Technical Skills: Experience with developing integration components leveraging a third-party SDK (eg Spark, Kafka, NiFi, Flink, Beam). Experience with Python, JavaScript or R Experience with Hadoop Additional Information All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

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