Senior Software Development Engineer

    • Adobe Systems
  • San Jose, CA
  • Posted 31 days ago | Updated 8 hours ago


On Site
USD 124,000.00 - 234,200.00 per year
Full Time


Software development
Data Science
Data governance
Software design
Enterprise software
Product management
Systems design
Product requirements
Computer science
Data processing
Web services
Apache Spark
Apache Hadoop
Apache Kafka
Amazon Web Services
Microsoft Azure

Job Details

Individual Contributor

Adobe Experience Platform is the Adobe solution that helps customers to centralize and standardize their customer data and content across the enterprise powering 360-degree customer profiles, enabling data science and data governance to drive real-time personalized experiences. With Adobe Experience Platform, our enterprise customers are able to manage their data lifecycle. From ingestion to processing, analysis, attribution and activation, Adobe Experience Platform helps customer gain insight and use those insights in real time.

We are looking for an experienced, curious and self-governing engineer to be part of a core component team. As a senior engineer, we expect the candidate to contribute and own heavily used and technically sound features of Adobe Experience Platform.

Tasks here can range from software design and reviews to developing highly efficient enterprise software and good quality code. You will work closely with architects, product management, and other stakeholders. Since most of the work would involve either processing high-volume data or managing sophisticated data pipelines, a candidate who can develop end to end view of a system will be preferred.

What you'll do
  • Design, implement, and own critical features in a micro-service architecture.
  • Coordinate with architects, senior developers and other integrating teams.
  • Ensure quality of component meets high standards and ensure all appropriate validations are in place and being monitored.
  • Subscribe to developments happening within Adobe ecosystem.
  • Work closely with product managers to gather requirements, analyze technical feasibility, and propose design solutions that meet business objectives.
  • Architect scalable and reliable systems by applying best practices in system design.
  • Keep on look out for upcoming technologies and cost saving initiatives without compromising the product requirements and quality in a fast paced environment.
  • Act with clarity and precision, ensuring projects are driven with a strong sense of ownership and direction.

What you'll need to succeed
  • Masters' degree in Computer Science, or equivalent experience.
  • Prior experience working on large scale distributed systems or data processing systems.
  • Proficiency in Java and/or Scala.
  • Expertise in RESTful web services and design principals.
  • Expertise in SQL DB, No-SQL DB, Web Services, Data Intensive applications, Data Processing pipelines.
  • Exposure to Apache Spark, Apache Hadoop, Apache Kafka, AWS Services, Azure Services, Microservice Architecture, Databricks.
  • Always striving to implement coding best practices and scalable design.
  • Ability to model solutions for distributed processing problems.

Our compensation reflects the cost of labor across several U.S. geographic markets, and we pay differently based on those defined markets. The U.S. pay range for this positionis $124,000 -- $234,200 annually. Paywithin this range varies by work locationand may also depend on job-related knowledge, skills,and experience. Your recruiter can share more about the specific salary range for the job location during the hiring process.

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