Backend Software Engineer : 19-03052

Sunnyvale, CA 94086

Posted: 07/19/2019 Job Category: Networking ,Systems, Security & DevOps Engineering Job Number: 12373214

Akraya is looking for a Backend Software Engineer for one of our leading clients. To be considered, please apply directly. To follow up with any questions, please contact Akash at 408-907-2689.
Akraya is the staffing partner of choice for many leading companies across the US. In fact, we were recently named "Best Staffing Firm to Work For" by Staffing Industry Analysts. We offer comprehensive benefits including Health Insurance (Medical, Dental, and Vision), Cafeteria Plan (HSA, FSA, and dependent care), 401(k) (enrollment subject to eligibility), and Sick Pay (varies based on city and state laws).

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Primary Skills: Java, Scala, Spark
Duration: 6+ Months
Contract Type: W2 Only


  • Build Back end analytical applications using Hadoop ecosystem. 
  • Build Back end applications using Java, Spark/Scala and Python 
  • ETL modules for the AI/Client use cases, developing algorithms & testing 
  • Work on performance optimizations on Hbase and Solr 
  • Work on Performance optimization on Spark Jobs and MapReduce jobs. 

Desired Skills: 

  • At least 5+ years of experience building and managing complex products/solutions. 
  • Experience developing Restful web services in any Java framework. 
  • Knowledge on Hadoop Eco system (Spark/Scala/Python preferred) & Backend software modules using Scala / Spark & java 
  • 4+ years of experience working in Linux/Unix environment. 
  • Expert level programming in Java. 

Job Duties: 
Project: ORION/MMI (Mobile Marketing Insights) 

  • Design and development of java, Scala and spark based back end software modules, performance improvement and testing of these modules. 
  • Scripting using python and shell scripts for ETL workflow. Design and development of back end big data frameworks that is built on top of Spark with features like Spark as a service, workflow and pipeline management, handling batch and streaming jobs; 
  • Design and development of data ingestion services that can ingest 10s of TB of data everyday .
  • Coding for Big Data applications on clickstream, location and demographic data for behavior analysis using Spark / Scala & Java.
  • Optimized resource requirements including number of executors, cores per executors, memory for Spark streaming and batch jobs.

    Please apply directly with your updated resume or Akash at 408-907-2689

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