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Remote Sr. Software Development Engineer, Data Platform

Cypress HCM Pleasanton, CA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description
Sr. Software Development Engineer
We are a Data Platform and Observability team based in Pleasanton and Dublin, Ireland.  We enable real-time insights across the Company’s applications.  Our focus is on the development of a large-scale data platform to support mission-critical Company applications.  Our platform helps the Company applications to be highly available and derive insights into data with highly efficient utilization of data services.
The team provides software for the collection and storage of critical data assets.  We handle terabytes of data in the form of billions of messages produced daily by Company applications and underlying services. In our world, every optimization and millisecond gained matters.  If you enjoy writing efficient software that scales or tuning and scaling large clustered systems, you will enjoy working with us. 
Do you want to work on leveraging Company’s vast computing resources with its rich and extensive datasets? To work with world-class engineers and facilitate the development of the data platform? If so, we should chat.
  • You will architect, design, and build critical Data Infrastructure services.
  • You will build data capture and collection services using the latest technologies.
  • You will design and develop core software modules used to build real-time and batch data processing.
  • You will build Stream processing software to ingest, process, enrich, and store various data assets.
  • You will work with all aspects of data processing with a keen eye for data quality, data integrity, and data availability.
  • You will evaluate/implement new open-source and cloud-native tools and technologies, as needed.
  • You will participate in the on-call rotation supporting the data platform.
  • You have a BS/MS in Computer Science or a related technical field
  • You have a strong software engineering background and a proven track record of delivering high-quality products at scale
  • You must currently be in a hands-on role. Must have strong coding skills (Java or Scala, Python & Go would be a plus) and be able to design systems that meet the business needs.
  • You must have a solid understanding of high-performance data capture and collection systems, design of APIs around these systems. Design for reliable delivery of data.
  • You understand the internals of big data technologies like Kafka, Spark, Flink, ElasticSearch, etc
  • You have 5+ years of experience in building high-performance data ingestion software and solving for concurrency, latency, and efficiency.
  • You have experience with building API services (REST/gRPC etc) that scale to millions of requests per second and are an expert at scaling such systems.
  • Excellent interpersonal, technical, and communication skills
  • Ability to prioritize multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment
 Nice to haves: 
  • Experience working with Public cloud (GCP/AWS etc).
  • Experience with Containers, Kubernetes, Service Mesh and related technologies

Cypress HCM


Pleasanton, CA