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Sr. Software Engineer

R&D - Core | Bangalore, India

Job Description:  Sr. Software Engineer  – DLM


Hortonworks is looking for passionate software engineers with strong distributed systems expertise to innovate and build enterprise ready data platform to solve complex problems of disaster recovery, data backup and tiering.

Key responsibilities:

  • Drive architecture, design, and implementation of platform for data lifecycle management.
  • Work on complex architecture related to replication of different dataset types across clusters with different configurations.
  • Understand partner/customer requirements on their data management usecases.
  • Work with product management and quality assurance teams to ensure delivering high quality products


  • BS/MS in Computer Science
  • Passionate about programming. Clean coding habits, attention to details, and focus on quality and testability
  • 5+ years of hands on software design, implementation and test experience with strong understanding of distributed & large scale systems
  • Strong software engineering skills: object oriented design, data structures, and algorithms
  • Experience with the following: Java, concurrent programming, test driven development, and related areas required.

Big pluses:

  • Working knowledge of Hadoop or other big data solutions
  • Experience with disaster recovery, data tiering solutions and workflow management.

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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