Job TITLE: Software Engineer-Big Data

Location: San Jose, CA

Term: Contract

Skill: Big Data, Hadoop, Map reduce, Hive, Scala,Spark

Experience: • Develop web applications and tools for the effective management and operation of PayPal’s next generation big data platform • Analyze, Engineer and improve stability, efficiency, and scalability of the platform • Work closely with Architects, lead engineers and business on product design and features. • Prototype ideas quickly using cutting edge technologies • Experience with Unix/ Linux and shell scripting • Experience of developing large distributed systems using core Java or Scala • Experience in at least one scripting language such as Python or Ruby. • Understanding and experience big data technologies like Hadoop, Hive, Spark, Storm will be a huge plus • Knowledge and experience working with various data sources like web services (rest, soap), unstructured data files, flat files, message queues, xml based events, databases. • Excellent verbal and written communication skills. • Motivated and interested delivering results, especially in the area of writing high-performance, reliable and maintainable code. • Ability to adapt to new development environments, changing business requirements and learning new systems highly desired. • Experience with large distributed services is a plus as is building/operating highly available systems • Good team player, able to effectively work across multiple teams on solutions that have complex dependencies and requirements in a fast-paced environment

Education: • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree or equivalent in computer science or related field with minimum of 2 years of directly related work experience.