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Company: Autodesk
Location: Austin
Posted on: January 12, 2018

Job Description:

Senior Principal Engineer-Big Data

San Francisco, CA

Our subscription reporting team is currently seeking an experienced Principal Engineer with strong 8 to 10 years of software development experience with 2-3 years of experience in Big data space. The successful candidate will be responsible for designing, developing, implementing and documenting software solutions for complex ETL data pipelines, and providing technical leadership within the group. The ideal applicant will be able to thrive in a highly collaborative workplace and actively engage in the development process. This is an excellent career opportunity for a professional with an impressive architectural design background and excellent interpersonal skills.


  • Design, develop, execute and document software solutions to address complex data collection, processing, transformation and reporting issues.
  • Provide architectural blueprints and technical leadership
  • Evaluate and recommend tools, technologies and processes to ensure the highest quality and performance is achieved
  • Collaborate with peer organizations, dev ops, support organizations on technical issues and provide guidance.
  • Interpret and translate business needs to technical requirements
  • Work with team to troubleshoot code level problems quickly and efficient on as need basis.
  • Manage risk identification and risk mitigation strategies associated with the architecture
  • Build technical road-map and technical debt elimination program.
  • Focus on scalability, security and availability of all applications and processes.
  • Participate in technical audit programs and provide guidance to all team members
  • Motivate and educate team members on using coding standards and best practices. maintain morale, both within the architecture group, and externally as well. The latter is done by providing a sound design, when needed, and providing good presentations and materials to let everyone know the organization is on the right track.
  • Participate in code and document reviews
  • Establish strong system and data governance policies.

    Skills required

    • Bachelor in computer science or equivalent

    • 8 to 10 years of software development experience in Java, Python, PhP, MySQL, PostgreSQL, JavaScript
    • 2 to 3 years of experience in big data data technologies including Hadoop, RedShift, Vertica, Snowflake, Hive, Kafka, Kinesis, S3, etc.
    • Should possess sound knowledge of design patterns and methodologies across multiple platforms
    • Excellent critical reasoning and decision-making skills.
    • Should have good grip on areas like performance, scalability, security and availability
    • Should consistently demonstrate commitment to quality
    • Should have clarity on what business wants and ability to transform wants to result
    • Excellent communication, presentation and inter-personnel skills.
    • Experience of SOC, SOX, GDPR is a plus.

      Autodesk makes software

      for people who make things. If you---ve ever driven a high-performance car,

      admired a towering skyscraper, used a smartphone, or watched a great film,

      chances are you---ve experienced what millions of Autodesk customers are doing

      with our software. Autodesk gives you the power to make

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