Staff Software Engineer – Backend

Location: San Bruno, CA

Minimum Qualifications


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field and 6 years’ experience building scalable ecommerce applications
  • 5+ years of experience with building scalable, high-performing and robust Java applications
  • Experience with big data methodologies involving Hive/Hadoop/Spark
  • Experience with Hadoop workflow management using Azkaban, Oozie, Hamake or Cascading
  • Hadoop stream processing using Storm
  • Experience with NoSQL technologies like Cassandra, couchbase, Flume or Hbase
  • Advanced scripting skills in at least one of the following: Python, Perl or Shell and willingness to learn new technologies
  • Experience with Eclipse or other IDE development tools
  • Experience with Continuous Integration and related tools (i.e. Jenkins, Hudson, Maven)
  • Experience with Code Quality Governance related tools (Sonar, Gerrit, PMD, FindBugs, Checkstyle, Emma, Cobertura, JIRA etc.)
  • Experience with Source Code Management Tools (GitHUB, SVN, CVS, Clearcase)
  • Knowledge of standard tools for optimizing and testing code
  • Ability to operate effectively and independently in a dynamic, fluid environment



Additional Qualification Preferred

  • 5+ years’ experience developing using J2EE technologies such as Servlet/JSP/Filters, JNDI, JDBC, JMS, JMX, RMI, Java Web Services or related skill
  • 2 years’ experience with Eclipse or other IDE development tools
  • 1 year experience developing with web/app containers such as Web Logic, Web Sphere, Apache/Tomcat, Jboss or related skill
  • 2 years’ experience developing using relational databases such as Oracle or MySQL