Big Data Backend Developer

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Collective[i] is a pioneer in digital sales transformation. Collective[i] provides companies with critical intelligence that is essential for sales teams to compete and succeed in the modern age. Our mission is to end economic uncertainty and enable companies around the world to predict, manage and grow their revenue.

We are looking for a Big Data backend developer to collaborate with our development team and product owners. Our ideal candidate will be an excellent communicator, forward thinker, and a team player all around. This is a hands-on position where you will be responsible and have direct impact for development and maintenance of our scalable big data backend services. This role will develop ad tune systems based on a distributed architecture.

Technical Requirements:

    • B.S. in Computer Science or related field and industry experience
    • 5+ years of software development experience in a production environment
    • 4+ years of experience in back-end service software development
    • 4+ years of experience in distributed computing
    • 1+ years of experience with Akka (akka-cluster, akka-streams, akka-http, akka-persistence), Scala, SBT
    • Hands on experience: with distributed database management systems, including Cassandra, Redis, and other SQL and NoSQL DBMS; and with Bash and Jenkins
    • Experience developing unit tests
    • Experience with agile methodology

Other skills:

    • Experience with APIs design
    • Working well with time sensitive delivery deadlines
    • Comfortable with navigating through ambiguity
    • Team player mentality
    • Sense of pride and ownership over the quality of your work
    • Sense of humor
    • Experience with Python, Java, Spark, Kafka, Hive, Airflow, Oozie, Hue, Zookeeper, Impala, Phoenix, Hbase
    • Enterprise development experience
Sponsorship ok
No recruitment agency submissions please

More about Collective[i]:

Collective[i] is passionate about using ML, RPA and other AI technologies along with a network to automate the myriad of tasks that distract sales professionals from selling and provide timely intelligence that helps to grow revenue. Our revenue optimization engine is one of the most transformative technologies to hit the enterprise since CRM.  Founded and managed by the early teams behind LinkShare (purchased for $425m) and Overstock (NASDAQ:OSTK), Collective[i] is headquartered in NYC with offices in Silicon Valley and Montreal, Canada.

Recent press:
Wall Street Journal, Here’s What’s New in Enterprise Tech
Wall Street Journal, Smart Sales Tools Seek Better Data
Wall Street Journal, The Morning Download: Artificial Intelligence Transforms the Sales Process
Wall Street Journal, New Fund Firm Cuts Pay If Managers Don’t Beat the Market

Information about the founders:
Tad Martin
Stephen Messer
Heidi Messer