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  • Posted : 29 days ago

Job Description:

A Director of Software Engineering to help build our next-generation synchronization and data aggregation platform


Provide leadership and training to staff in architecture, agile management and test-driven development

Interface and collaborate successfully with other engineering and business groups

Provide development roadmaps and planning too

Create and roll out best practice development standards

Manage a portfolio of diverse technology projects that transform the velocity of business value delivery

Hire and build out software development staff in multiple offices

Recruit, motivate, mentor, and lead the best application engineering talent

Lead software engineers developing an ingestion platform for terabytes of user events using a variety of tools such as Net, Kafka, Hadoop, Java etc

Establish technical credibility across their internal teams and the external engineering community

Lead and own technology definition and development for Gracenote products

Manage communications across global Engineering teams located in US and LATAM

Be responsible and accountable for everything that is produced by your engineering teams


You will lead a new engineering team building a next generation data platform to link, enhance, and distribute the myriad sources of data that power our core products Youll use the latest technologies running on open source big data platforms and deployed on AWS The team is comprised of engineers with experience building large data platforms for leading web consumer and open source companies in the Bay Area


12 years experience managing development teams up to 10 members

Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience Masters Degree or PhD in CS or related field is highly desired

Strong OOA/D architecture and development experience (APIs, Ingestion, etc)

Strong functional programing language(s) experience

Strong data engineering experience including a deep understanding of SQL and NoSQL databases and technologies related to streaming data processing like Kafka, Spark, and Confluent

Strong team leadership and development experience

Strong track record of delivering software products on time and without critical bugs

Experience connecting and managing a global team

Experience in digital media technologies and software development

Experience deploying complex, high volume, SaaS into production with revenue critical impact

Experience with Amazon AWS EC2 and Platform Services

Experience with Agile development (Scrum / Kanban)

Experience with modern configuration management (chef, salt, ansible, puppet, terraform, atlas)

Experience with environment configurations at network, OS and application levels

Ability to work as part of a team and interact effectively with others

Displays initiative and self-motivation

Experience in building consumer facing products Experience in working with sports data feeds from a variety of sources

Good interpersonal and communication skills

Must be able to travel for portion of the time

BS in computer science, mathematics, or equivalent work experience

Bonus Qualifications

Exposure to Apache Spark, Hadoop, and Kafka is a plus

Experience with modern CI/CD is plus (Maven, SBT, Gradle, Jenkins, go-cd, Docker, Vagrant,Consul)

Experience with data mining concepts, machine learning algorithms and basic statistics

Experience with developing Windows based application is a plus

Any exposure to managing cross functional / cross technical Applications

Profile Summary:

Employment Type : Full Time
Eligibility : Any Graduate
Industry : Research/Surveyor/MR
Functional Area : IT Software : Software Products & Services
Role : Software Engineer
Salary : As per Industry Standards
Deadline : 18th Apr 2020

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