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Manager, Software Engineering, Breakfix

Support | Bangalore, India

Responsible for leading high performance team that deliver break fix solutions to complex problems. This team is part of Hortonworks Support organization and this role requires you to work closely with other global support management team in delivering best-in-class technical support to our elite customers. Motivated to solve challenging real world Big Data problems with simple and elegant solutions and derive great satisfaction by helping others in the organization. Your dedication and high standards translate to impressive results and attract / retain great talent. Collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams and help the team in taking the right technical decisions. Provide real-time, meaningful and constructive feedback to direct reports in developing their careers. 


  • 10+ yrs of overall experience and 2+ yrs of management experience.
  • Ideal candidate performed Technical Architect/Lead role in software engineering/maintenance projects. 
  • Currently or previously an expert in a programming language: Java, Scala, C++, etc. and working knowledge in Linux environment. 
  • Knowledge or experience with Apache Hadoop, Spark and the rest of the Hadoop ecosystem is a big plus.
  • Experience with large-scale, distributed systems with strong understanding of scaling, performance and debugging techniques.
  • Ability to lead in Crisis. Critical thinking and ability to handle multiple escalations & projects at the same time.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, constantly changing environment.
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, or similar.
  • Excellent communication & interpersonal skills

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


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