Senior Software Engineer

Location

Americas - USA - FL - Orlando

Department

Engineering

Job Overview

This position will work as a member of the Software Engineering team to develop and maintain all parts of the Pentaho Community and Enterprise software suite. Qualified individuals must have a solid background in the fundamentals of computer science, and some background in distributed computing, large scale data processing, performance tuning and user interface design. The successful candidate will work with architects, product management, usability, quality, documentation, and the open source community to enhance and advance all portions of the Pentaho software suite.

Duties

  • Develop and test Java software components and classes as part of the Engineering Team using the Scrum development process
  • Assist the technical support team in the isolation and resolution of customer issues
  • Author developer documentation and participate in the development of end-user documentation
  • Mentor and advise junior team members
  • Communicate effectively with technical and non-technical members of the project team
  • Support consultants, partners, and the open source community
  • Simultaneously handle multiple tasks and projects

Required Skills

  • Professional experience in troubleshooting, maintaining, or developing data-driven applications connected to relations databases, XML sources, web services, flat file, and big data driven backend system.
  • 5+ Years experience in Java Object Oriented Software Development
  • Experience with multi-threaded / multi-user server-side software development
  • Experience analyzing code performance and implementing performance improvement.
  • Experience with software development best practices and design patterns
  • Experience with web service technologies (REST, JAX-WS, etc.)
  • Experience with scalability analysis and performance monitoring and measuring techniques
  • Experience with Windows and Unix/Linux
  • Experience with build related tools such as Maven, Ant, and/or Ivy
  • Experience with testing frameworks such as JUnit and Mockito
  • Must be able to quickly understand technical and business requirements and be able to translate into technical implementation
  • 4-year University degree or equivalent in Computer Science or related field
  • Reliable, self-motivated, and focused on high quality delivery of work products
  • Skilled in navigating the dynamics of working as part of a team
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in a team environment

Desired Skills

  • Experience with modular software and services management frameworks such as OSGi and Spring
  • Experience working with Data Integration / ETL and Big Data concepts
  • Knowledge of Business Intelligence concepts including ETL, OLAP, and Reporting
  • Experience with JavaScript MVC frameworks (Backbone, Angular, Ember, Knockout)
  • Experience with RDBMS systems such as MySQL, PostgreSQL, H2, HSQLDB, Oracle, SQL Server 
  • Understanding of agile or other iterative software development methodologies

We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package, which includes medical and dental coverage, life insurance and 401(k) plan.

Please forward cover letter, resume and salary requirements to usrecruiting@pentaho.com.

ABOUT HITACHI VANTARA

Hitachi Vantara, a wholly owned subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd., helps data-driven leaders find and use the value in their data to innovate intelligently and reach outcomes that matter for business and society. We combine technology, intellectual property and industry knowledge to deliver data-managing solutions that help enterprises improve their customers’ experiences, develop new revenue streams, and lower the costs of business. Only Hitachi Vantara elevates your innovation advantage by combining deep information technology (IT), operational technology (OT) and domain expertise. We work with organizations everywhere to drive data to meaningful outcomes. Visit us at www.HitachiVantara.com.

ABOUT PENTAHO

Pentaho data integration and analytics at Hitachi Vantara is an open-sourced based, enterprise-class platform for big data deployments. The unified data integration and analytics platform is comprehensive, completely embeddable and delivers governed data to power any analytics in any environment. Pentaho has enabled early big data and emerging IoT deployments, making our customers some of the most innovative in the industry – connecting people, things, and data to drive their digital transformation. Learn more at www.pentaho.com.

ABOUT HITACHI, LTD.

Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501), headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, delivers innovations that answer society’s challenges. The company’s consolidated revenues for fiscal 2016 (ended March 31, 2017) totaled 9,162.2 billion yen ($81.8 billion). The Hitachi Group is a global leader in Social Innovation and has approximately 304,000 employees worldwide. Through collaborative creation, Hitachi is providing solutions to customers in a broad range of sectors, including Power / Energy, Industry / Distribution / Water, Urban Development, and Finance / Government & Public / Healthcare. For more information, please visit www.hitachi.com.