Java Developer

  • Job Reference: 43540168-2
  • Date Posted: 12 October 2017
  • Recruiter: MaxPoint
  • Location: Austin, Texas
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Job Description:

Principal Software Engineer Job Description MaxPoint Interactive is seeking a highly motivated Principal Software Engineer at our Austin, TX office. The ideal candidate is energized by the thought of developing new system stacks and tools for big data ingestion, processing, and analytics on a multi-petabyte infrastructure. This position is perfect for a far-sighted engineer who always wants to be the first to apply cutting edge technologies to solve complex business and engineering problems. This individual will work on a team of talented engineers responsible for the full life-cycle of production systems, software, tools, and flows. Optimizing and extending our big data platform to support MaxPoint's products will be a primary function of this position. Responsibilities · Design, develop, and maintain the software and systems that drive our back end systems · Extend our big data platform by researching and applying new big data technologies and stacks to solve business problems · Participate in multi-disciplinary projects with our applications and analytics teams · Maintain our big data platform by diagnosing, predicting and correcting scaling problems · Contribute to our team's growing set of development platforms, tools, and processes Preferred Skills · Interest in working on big data systems and technologies · Hands on experience with Cassandra, HBase, or other big data tools · Drive to stay abreast new technologies · Excellent verbal and communication skills · Experience with Agile development methodologies · Analytics and Machine Learning experience are a plus Qualifications · BS in Computer Science or Computer Engineering · 7+ years of professional software experience · Proficiency in high-level languages such as Java, Scala, and Python · Prior experience in the Hadoop, MapReduce, and Spark is required What's in it for you MaxPoint offers a generous benefits package including company paid premiums for employee and family health, dental and vision coverage, company contributed Flexible Spending Account for eligible medical expenses, 401k, paid vacation and holidays. Additional benefits include optional employee paid life insurance and AD&D, voluntary long-term disability, and employee contributed Flexible Spending Account for eligible medical and dependent care expenses. About MaxPoint MaxPoint is a marketing technology company that generates hyperlocal intelligence to optimize brand and retail performance. We provide a platform for brands to connect the digital world with the physical world through hyperlocal execution, measurement, and consumer insights. For more information, follow MaxPoint on , and subscribe to the OnPoint Blog . MaxPoint considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin or ancestry, sex, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other legally protected status. In addition, MaxPoint will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. If you need assistance with completing the online application process, please contact . #LI-AG1 HPG MXGD #KRT