BlueVoyant: Software Engineer/Data Engineer at BlueVoyant (New York, NY) (New York, NY)

Posted: Aug 15, 2019

BlueVoyant is seeking a Software Engineer/Data Engineer to help us build a data analytics platform powerful enough to protect some of the world’s biggest networks, and nimble enough to adapt to a quickly evolving product vision. We are solving interesting, exciting, and important problems with smart people.


Qualifications for the Software Engineer/Data Engineer:



  • Strong hands-on programming skills, with expertise in multiple implementation languages/frameworks including a subset of Python, Java, and Scala with delivery background in middleware, and backend implementations.

  • Familiarity with large-scale, big data, and streaming data technologies, as well as exposure to a variety of structured (Postgres, MySQL) and unstructured data sources (Elastic, Kafka, and the Hadoop ecosystem) as implemented at Internet-scale.

  • Experience writing and optimizing streaming and batch analytics.

  • Experience with Agile frameworks, secure software design, test-driven development, and modern, container-delivered code deployment in a cloud-based DevOps environment.

  • BS/BA in Computer Science, Engineering, or relevant field experience.


What you will do as a Software Engineer/Data Engineer:



  • Work closely with analysts to transform threat analytics into production-level code.

  • Actively contribute to application architecture and product vision.

  • Participate in requirements gathering and transformation from prototype to product design.

  • Participate in daily development stand-up meetings and regular sprint planning and product demo meetings.

  • Help us stay current on the latest data processing tools and trends.


Ideal candidates will:



  • Thrive in our small, fast-paced, product-driven environment

  • Collaborate with teams from across the organization

  • Deliver features and fixes on tight schedules and under pressure

  • Present ideas in business-friendly and user-friendly language

  • Create systems that are maintainable, flexible and scalable

  • Define and follow a disciplined development and engineering workflow

  • Demonstrate ownership of tasks with escalation as needed

  • Be a subject matter expert in one or more of the technologies employed

  • Relentlessly push for successful customer outcomes

  • Possess a strong interest or background in cyber security


General responsibilities include:



  • Participate in all stages of an agile software development lifecycle, including product ideation, requirements gathering, architecture, design, implementation, testing, documentation, and support

  • Refine our software development methodology based on agile/lean practices with continuous feedback and well-defined metrics to drive improvement

  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge of technology standards, industry trends, emerging technologies, and software development best practices

  • Ensure technical issues are quickly resolved and help implement strategies and solutions to reduce the likelihood of reoccurrence

  • Identify competitive offerings and opportunities for innovation including assessments of risk/reward to the company.

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