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Principal Software Engineer

Job Title: Principal Software Engineer
Location: San Francisco de Macorís
Salary: Circa $190,000
Contact Name: Jason Rumney
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Job Published: 12 months ago

Job Description

A world leader in analytics with a team of 500 are scaling their engineering team and seeking a talented highly motivated PrincipalSoftware Engineer to join the Engineering Harvester team

Job Responsibilities:

  • You will work as part of a team to review business requirements.
  • You will design and implement server-side technology for scalable crawling, parsing and analysis
  • You will be debugging and profiling to isolate mission-critical issues
  • You will own and take pride in code quality and delivery
  • You will work with other engineers and senior engineers in the team to design and implement product stories


  • 7 years plus commercial experience using Core Java
  • Very Strong Problem-solving skills and algorithm knowledge
  • Experience in Java threading and concurrency
  • Exposure to applications handling large volume of data while delivering high performance.
  • Ability to work effectively as a team member, across project teams, and independently;
  • Possess exceptional written/verbal communication and interpersonal skills
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science from a 4-year college or university, or equivalent is required
  • Master’s Degree in Computer Science preferred

Additional experience:

  • Working experience in Data extraction / Parsing, NLP
  • Experience in developing scalable distributed applications using Big Data technologies like Hadoop, storm, spark etc.
  • Knowledge of distributed databases like Cassandra
  • Experience in Elastic search, Solr, ELK
  • Crawling, searching, indexing experience
  • Machine learning and Data Science
  • Experience developing microservices, docker applications

Salary up to $180,000 plus benefits