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Staff Software Dev Eng in Test – Partner Certification 

R&D - RE/QE | Bangalore, India

Staff Software Dev Eng in Test – Partner Certification 

Brief Description

Hortonworks Quality Engineering Team is looking for an exceptionally talented staff software engineer, to deliver continuous improvement of hadoop ecosystem and the other products that we provide to our customers. you will work closely with all internal teams and HDP partners to jointly solve complex problems in quality and development.

You will do this through your deep understanding of automation tools, Hadoop ecosystem, test methodologies for distributed software, enterprise data-warehousing systems, and customer focus. You will automate tests for user stories in real-world scenarios with a good understanding of inter-product and enterprise data-warehouse systems.


  • Lead/contribute to engineering efforts from planning and organization to execution and delivery to solve complex engineering problems in quality and development.
  • 8-13 years’ experience test development, automation tools development
  • Design and build an advanced automated testing framework, tools, and automated test suites, in Java & Linux (TestNG/JUnit)
  • Strong knowledge of Java and Python programming languages
  • Good knowledge of Hadoop Ecosystems, SQL database usage, Hadoop Integration, Partner Integration, Operational environment, and build internal and operational tools.
  • Proficiency in backend testing and experience in build, enhance and maintain automation frameworks built in Large-Scale Distributed Systems
  • Good knowledge of test methodologies, creating test cases and test plans.
  • Define the optimum suites for sanity, regression, system, deployment verification etc., and advanced aspects of system testing automation.

 Preferred Qualifications:

  • BE/MS/Mtech in Computer Science or related field
  • Strong knowledge in Java and Python programming languages
  • Strong experience on Unix platform and scripting/coding in Shell, Perl, Python
  • Good understanding of computer science fundamentals and data structures.
  • Working knowledge of Hadoop ecosystem and applications
  • Experience with SQL, Spark and BI/OLAP tools (Atscale, Druid, Tableau, Microstrategy, Cognos, Netezza)
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills and ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team.
  • Working knowledge of Hadoop ecosystem and applications is an added advantage. 

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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