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Principal Engineer
Posted on 10/3/2022
INACTIVE
Locations
Remote • United States
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Hadoop
C/C++/C#
Java
Management
Ruby
Python
NoSQL
Requirements
  • Experience with NoSQL databases such as Cassandra, Solr, HBase, Hadoop, or Riak. Cassandra experience preferred
  • Experience with at least one programing language such as Java, Go, C#, C++, Ruby, or Python. Java preferred
  • Strong knowledge and experience of web applications, distributed systems and databases
  • Experience with multiple orchestration and configuration management systems
  • Familiar with multiple monitoring/alerting and metric collection systems
  • Continuous integration and automation practices
Responsibilities
  • As a Cassandra IPC at Pythian, your primary focus will be on project work, debugging performance degradations, audits, and health checks
  • Once trained in, you will be included on a third tier on call rotation with other Consultants to respond to escalations and you will be expected to provide training and mentoring to junior team members
  • Designing and helping implement new Cassandra deployments
  • Evaluating existing clusters and provide recommendations on best practices
  • Debugging high priority issues on mission critical production environments
  • Be involved with Cassandra community through user lists, irc, blog posts, webinars, and open source projects
  • Contributing to rapid brainstorming, designing and developing of prototypes
  • Automating and providing documentation on operational procedures
  • Training and mentoring junior team members
  • Providing performance and forecast reports on the health and load of critical business processes to help ensure the infrastructure has adequate capacity
  • Participating in company, and team meetings
Pythian

201-500 employees

IT consulting and managed services provider
Company Overview
As a global IT services company, Pythian helps organizations transform by leveraging data, analytics, and the cloud. Pythian designs, implements, and supports customized solutions for the toughest data challenges. Delivering thousands of projects to the cloud, because they believe it is the very best place to be.
Company Core Values
  • Stand apart, stand above - A key differentiator for us is that we’re technology agnostic, which allows us to partner with our clients to address their pain points and needs, as well as offering flexible contract models.