Software Engineer / DevOps Engineer

Company Name: Digital Reasoning
Location: New York, NY
Date Posted: 17th Oct, 2016
  • You will be working onsite with our customer to provide ongoing custom software development and operational management of our platform. This role will require working in a Linux environment, interfacing with Cloudera’s Hadoop distribution (CDH), Elasticsearch search and indexing framework, and our Synthesys platform, along with its various services and components.
  • Not only will you oversee the management of our platform, you will also be spearheading solution development for new use cases, helping our client understand how our platform works, and how they might be able to take advantage of it to solve new problems in their organization. In addition, you will be a key participant in ongoing capacity planning, workflow expansion and integration, new Key Indicator development, and analytical model training.
  • You will primarily be based at our customer’s location in New York (midtown Manhattan) supporting these efforts. Occasional travel may be required, though it will be limited to at most two or three weeks a year.
  • A Bachelor's Degree or higher in Computer Science, or a related discipline
  • 3+ years of consulting or production infrastructure support projects
  • Excellent communication skills with an ability to discuss complex technical solutions verbally and in writing
  • Object oriented software development experience with Java
  • Some familiarity with the RedHat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) family of distributions
  • Working knowledge of Hadoop framework and ecosystem, or be able to very quickly come up to speed on these
  • Some experience working with distributed data processing platforms and/or technologies
  • Some Bash / Python scripting experience
  • Strong problem solving, interpersonal, communication, and presentation skills

Things That Would Set You Apart

We use a broad range of tools and technologies. Direct experience with one (or more) of the following is a strong plus:

  • Working knowledge of Natural Language Processing and/or Text Analytics tools and techiques
  • Experience using Elasticsearch
  • Enterprise systems experience
  • NoSQL databases
  • REST API consumption
  • Distributed version control systems (Subversion, Mercurial, Git)
  • Experience with Jetty web containers
  • Financial Services and/or Compliance Experience