Senior Software Engineer (ID: 30598)

Burlington, MA

Full Time Mid-level / Intermediate
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Big Data Engineer:

Are you passionate about Big Data? Do you deal with data set in the Size of Peta Bytes (PB) with large scale Hadoop cluster? In this role we are looking for experienced Big Data engineer to work as part of Knowledgebase Team. You would be working on developing big data solutions for array of structured and unstructured data sets and deployed on cloud. The ideal candidate will be a seasoned hands-on Big data developer who enjoys fast-paced environment, is a self-starter and have excellent track record of delivering enterprise scale big data solutions.

We are seeking a, senior level, big data engineer to help us reimagine and modernize the back-end processing factory that fuels the data pipeline for the Black Duck Hub.  As a technical star, you will collaborate with other senior members of the team to propose designs, define epics, groom backlog stories, and develop microservices that handle big data.  Your hands-on background with Scala, Apache Spark, and Kafka will help us modernize existing batch processes to new, efficient, maintainable, microservices.  As a quality minded person, you will be responsible for authoring repeatable automated tests for your solutions and integrating them with CI.  You will become a domain professional in open source, vulnerability detection, and license compliance.

You will be responsible for:

  • Development of mid-sized and large projects, data pipelines and streaming data processing
  • Develop new Features, algorithms, and data manipulation capabilities
  • Develop next generation data processing engine using batching or streaming mechanism
  • Documents and demonstrates solutions by developing documentation, flowcharts, layouts, diagrams, code comments
  • Delivering incremental features in agile SDLC
  • Debug existing source code and enhance current feature sets.
  • Apply mathematics and statistics to problem-solving skills


You will need:

  • Bachelor’s degree (BSCS or equivalent)
  • 3+ years of big data engineering experience
  • 3+ years of general programming experience (Java, Python, Scala)
  • 3+ years of experience with Relational Database & Big Data: SQL, Hadoop, Big Table, Big Query
  • Cloud Experience with GCP or AWS
  • Exposure to Apache beam, Airflow, Postgres SQL
  • Understanding of software design patterns and Excellent aptitudes in data-structures and algorithms
  • Experience working with extremely large datasets and data processing at significant scale
  • Experience building and traversing graphs

Skill sets:
Python, Kafka, Postgres, Solr, Avro, Machine Learning, Hadoop (Hortonworks), Google Cloud

About the Synopsys Software Integrity Group
Synopsys, Software Integrity Group, is named a leader for 2020 in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Application Security Testing (AST), in recognition of our vision and ability to execute. Security and risk management leaders will need to meet tighter deadlines and test more-complex applications by integrating and automating AST in the software life cycle eliminating risk before it puts them at risk. Every business runs on software, and defects in software create risk. We’ve curated the most powerful products and services to create one comprehensive platform that enables our customers to detect and remediate defects across their entire SDLC. To find out more about Synopsys SIG, check out https://www.synopsys.com/software-integrity.html.  


Inclusion and Diversity are important to us. Synopsys considers all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, military veteran status, or disability.

Job region(s): North America
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