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Sr. Software Engineer – DevOps

R&D - RE/QE | Budapest, Hungary

Hortonworks is looking for exceptional DevOps Engineer to aid the delivery of HDP & HDF maintenance releases. Rare opportunity for those who are religious about automation, dedicated to Open Source & thrives on trying out latest & greatest software.  Your contribution will help us deliver the leading Big Data & Streaming Distributions at the highest possible pace to our customers.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Automate everything.
  • Work with Software & Release engineers to help them automate the rest.
  • Enhance and optimize infra to enable continuous delivery of our products
  • Connect the dots to automate end-to-end our delivery pipeline
  • Work with Release Engineers to evaluate, test and implement new CI/CD tools
  • Deliver intelligible metrics to optimize capacity usage of our cloud & on-prem test infrastructure


  • Computer enthusiasm, sysadmin mentality
  • Proven knowledge on automation of complex processes under Linux
  • Containerization technologies: Docker & Kubernetes
  • Hands-on knowledge of automation tools, like Ansible & Salt, Zuul, Jenkins or Travis
  • Able to create production quality programs in two of the following: Python, GoLang, Shell
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills.
  • Ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team.
  • Big Data experience & Open Source contribution is a plus.”

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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