Senior Software Engineer – Big Data

San Jose, CA, USA

Ranked as #12 on Forbes’ List of 25 Fastest Growing Public Tech Companies for 2017, EPAM is committed to providing our global team of 25,900+ EPAMers with inspiring careers from day one. EPAMers lead with passion and honesty, and think creatively. Our people are the source of our success and we value collaboration, try to always understand our customers’ business, and strive for the highest standards of excellence. No matter where you are located, you’ll join a dedicated, diverse community that will help you discover your fullest potential.


You are curious, persistent, logical and clever. You enjoy living by the code of your craft and developing mind-blowing solutions for complex problems. You are a true techie at heart. If this sounds like you, this could be the perfect opportunity to join EPAM as a Senior Software Engineer – Big Data. Scroll down to learn more about the position’s responsibilities and requirements.

What You’ll Do

  • Develop programs, methodologies, and files for analyzing and presenting data;
  • Perform complex data analysis in support of ad-hoc and standing management or customer requests;
  • Use and support database applications and analytical tools, evaluate data quality, applications, and functions, produce output and maintain operation;
  • Research new data sources and analytical tools, contribute to new product development and improvement in product delivery and presentation;
  • Develop awareness of and familiarity with issues and events affecting organization, department, and/or customer, use timely and appropriate participation of users/customers in data collection and query systems;
  • Provide accurate and appropriate interpretation of data, applying knowledge to evaluation, analysis, and interpretation of data;
  • Develop appropriate methodologies for collecting, analyzing, and presenting data products;
  • Develop useful and insightful information from a variety of data sources;
  • Work with management and/or customers to develop and understand product specifications;
  • Deliver data products in report/presentation format, or verbally, to management and/or customer specifications and timelines.

What You Have

  • Minimum of 4 years of experience in architecture, design and development of Big data systems using Java/Scala/Spark, working on systems that are distributed, highly available, performant and scalable;
  • Hadoop, big data;
  • SDLC life cycle, design, development, production Teradata, SQL, hive and python;
  • Strong experience with Map Reduce, HDFS and Hive;
  • Experience designing and implementing large-scale systems to process Terabytes to Petabytes of data;
  • Proficiency with: SQL, NoSQL databases;
  • Experience with working in UNIX;
  • Strong experience with data deep dives and product analytical skills;
  • Experience E2E automation of data pipelines;
  • Ability to take requirements from design through to implementation both independently and with larger teams;
  • Ability to communicate effectively, written, verbal, with technical and non-technical cross-functional teams;
  • Results oriented and deadline driven.

Nice to have

  • Experience with data visualization in Tableau or other business intelligence tools;
  • SEO domain.

What We Offer

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance (Subsidized);
  • Health Savings Account;
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (Healthcare, Dependent Care, Commuter);
  • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability (Company Provided);
  • Life and AD&D Insurance (Company Provided);
  • Employee Assistance Program;
  • Matched 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan;
  • Paid Time Off;
  • Legal Plan and Identity Theft Protection;
  • Accident Insurance;
  • Employee Discounts;
  • Pet Insurance.