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Staff Software Engineer

R&D - Core | Budapest, Hungary

Staff Software Engineer – Hive

Hortonworks is looking for an exceptional passionate software engineer with strong server side expertise to join the Hortonworks engineering team. Apache Hive and Apache Ambari is among the most popular open-source projects. We are looking for strong engineers to help drive Hadoop Ecosystem even further.


    BS, MS or PhD in Computer Science
    Passionate about programming. Clean coding habits, attention to detail, and focus on quality
    4+ years of experience designing and developing large-scale systems with strong understanding of scaling and performance
    Good understanding of server side and systems programing
    Hands on programmer with strong data-structures and algorithms, Java/C++ experience desired
    Strong oral and written communication skills

Big pluses:

    Experience with Apache Hadoop ecosystem projects such as Apache Hadoop, Hive, Spark
    Good understanding of database internals, query processing and query optimization
    Experience with public cloud infrastructure such as Microsoft Azure, Amazon web services and Google cloud platform
    Recognized contributions to open source projects
    Experience with container ecosystem like docker, Kubernetes etc.



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


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