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Sr. Software Engineer (YARN UI)

R&D - Core | Bangalore, India

At Hortonworks. we are looking for a Front End Engineer who is passionate about solving complex and interesting problems in distributed systems & build the libraries, frameworks that support large, complex enterprise application.

The person who can contribute strongly in this role will have visibility in the prestigious Apache open source community, and the opportunity to build a public reputation for your contributions.

Required Skills

  • Hands-on engineering – you must be able and willing to implement, test, and validate what you design
  • Good experience in implementing rich, interactive applications that are easy to use and aesthetically pleasing.
  • Deep knowledge and experience with JavaScript using best practices and design patterns for writing clean, reusable, and highly organized code.
  • Expert-level understanding of core JavaScript.
  • Expert user of JavaScript libraries (jQuery, ExtJS, Ember, AngularJS, YUI, etc.)
  • Expertise in HTML and CSS and solving cross-browser compatibility issues.
  • Experience organizing and packaging client-side code for optimizing application delivery/load.
  • Ability to quickly develop prototypes and iterate based on feedback.
  • Eagerness to learn and apply new client-side technologies.

Strong Plus:

  • Knowledge and experience with JavaScript frameworks (Backbone.js, Ember.js, etc.)
  • Experience with Java, Ruby, Python or other dynamic languages and frameworks (Zend, Symfony, CakePHP, Ruby on Rails, Django, etc.)
  • Experience with full-stack web application development.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication
  • Collaborative and self-driven
  • Knowledge about Hadoop and related technologies is desirable

All employees are required to adhere to all Hortonworks employment policies, including without limitation information security policies.


Having gone public with its IPO in December 2014, Hortonworks is experiencing extraordinary growth as we deliver essential support to the burgeoning big data and IoT communities. Hortonworks is an industry leading innovator that creates, distributes and supports enterprise-ready open data platforms and modern data applications that deliver actionable intelligence from all data: data-in-motion and data-at-rest. Hortonworks is focused on driving innovation in open source communities such as Apache Hadoop, Apache NiFi and Apache Spark. Along with our 2,100+ partners, Hortonworks provides the expertise, training, and services that allow customers to unlock transformational value for their organizations across any line of business.

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