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Senior Software Engineer (Big Data) Guangzhou, China

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Senior Software Engineer (Big Data) Description

Job #: 49502

DESCRIPTION



We are looking for an experienced Senior Software Engineer specialized in Big Data in Guangzhou to make the team stronger.

We Value


Value the individuals – We encourage and motivate people to grow. We perceive our people as a source of our success;
Strive for excellence – We strive for the highest standards of excellence and continuously learn. We take pride in our engineering and accomplishments;
Act as a team – We treat one another with respect and encourage the best ideas to come from anywhere within the organization. We value our diversity;
Focus on Customers – We build long term customer relationships, as we strive to always understand our customers' business and needs;
Act with integrity – We operate legally, honestly and ethically. We take responsibility for our actions.

Responsibilities

  • Play key developer and software architect roles. Sometimes may play development team lead and project coordinator roles as well
  • Write high quality and testable code following clean code and SOLID design principles
  • Conduct code reviews
  • Create design, technical and project documentation
  • Plan and schedule own work for tasks and projects, also implement functionality without direct supervision
  • Perform profiling and troubleshooting of existing solutions
  • Coordinate application deployment
  • Follow and understand defined software development process
  • Participate in workshops and presentation of proposed solutions to clients
  • Communicate with clients on a regular basis to clarify business requirements
  • Assist team members by providing technical solutions
  • Work independently while in close collaboration with others in the team and across projects

Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree or above in Computer Science, Software Engineering or related majors
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in software engineering
  • Minimum 2 years of experience with at least 3 major big data technologies and frameworks including but not limited to HDFS, MapReduce, Spark, Hive, HBase, Cassandra and Elastic Search
  • Knowledge of at least one programming language such as Java, Scala, Python
  • Experienced in designing high quality solutions using OOP, TDD / BDD, Design Patterns and SOLID principles
  • Possess SQL knowledge and general knowledge of data management
  • Practical expertise in performance tuning and optimization, bottleneck problems analysis
  • Experience of Linux, source code control tools (e.g., GIT, SVN) and write bash / shell scrips
  • Experience of CI / CD tools (e.g., Jenkins, SonarQube)
  • Ability to provide realistic estimation on required effort and manage to complete tasks in accordance with estimation
  • In depth understanding of different phases of software development lifecycle and understanding of Agile Scrum processes
  • Good interpersonal skills, analytical mind, get things done attitude, and passion for engineering excellence
  • Ability to analyze several possible decisions of engineering problem and evaluate which one is better suited
  • Willingness and ability to adapt to changes in priorities and requirements
  • Active learner who is passionate about technology and keeps up to date with technology changes
  • Good communication skills
  • Intermediate (CEFR B1) or higher level of spoken and written English

Nice to have

  • Experience with big data solutions developed in large cloud computing infrastructures such as Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure or Google Cloud
  • Skillfully grasp and understand the concept of basic data warehouse construction model such as star model and snowflake model, and understand the correlation and difference of data levels in ETL process
  • Microsoft SQL server with SSIS (integration Services), SSRS (Reporting Services)
  • Report / dashboard creation using Cognos and Tableau
  • Experience in design of one or more of the following: Master Data Management, Data Governance, Advanced Analytics / Data Science, Big Data solutions
  • Working experience in global environment where colleagues, stakeholders and onsite client team are based in different locations, be able to cope with differences in culture, and time zones
  • Experienced in mentoring juniors or colleagues with less related experience on the project(s)
  • Experienced in conducting training or technical tech talks in the area of expertise

We offer

  • Experience exchange with colleagues all around the world
  • International projects
  • Opportunities for self-realization
  • Friendly team and enjoyable working environment
  • Engineering, corporate and social events
  • Professional & soft skills trainings, medical & family care programs, and forums to explore beyond work passion (CSR, photography, painting, sports, etc.)
  • Free English classes
  • Online training course library, mentoring, career development and potential partial grant of certification
  • Unlimited access to LinkedIn learning solutions
  • Flexible working schedule
  • Compensation for sick leave and paid time off
  • Tech talks and hackathons
  • Referral bonuses
Learn more about EPAM in China

Equal Employment Opportunity

EPAM Systems, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.  We recognize the value of diversity and inclusion in creating success for our customers, business partners, shareholders, employees and communities. We are committed to recruiting, hiring, developing and promoting employees without discrimination. As a global employer, this commitment includes complying with all laws in the countries in which we operate. Nevertheless, we believe equal employment practices should not be limited to what the law requires. Equal opportunity and inclusion are essential to motivate, empower and recognize the best in everyone.

At EPAM, employment actions are based on individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, pregnancy status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital or familial status, national origin, ancestry, genetics, age, disability status, veteran status, citizenship status when otherwise legally able to work, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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EPAM will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

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