Data Infrastructure Engineer

Palo Alto, CA, US

Job Description / Skills Required

The Data Systems Engineering team is looking for a software engineer in their Palo Alto office to drive the growth of distributed logging, log aggregation, real-time log processing, and petabyte scale log analysis.

You’ll be responsible to design, and implement big data tools and services which can be leveraged by teams throughout the Groupon engineering community. You will have the opportunity to collaborate with a team of fantastic engineers.

As a member of the infrastructure team, your efforts will be making a direct impact on the experiences of millions of customers as well as pushing Groupon’s data infrastructure to the next level.

We'd like you to have:

5+ years in software development
Experience designing and implementing large, scalable distributed systems
Experience deploying and working with big data technologies like Hadoop, Kafka, Storm, Spark
Highly proficient in OO programming (Java preferred)

Groupon provides a global marketplace where people can buy just about anything, anywhere, anytime. We’re enabling real-time commerce across an expanding range of categories including local businesses, travel destinations, consumer products, and live or lively events. At the same time, we are providing advertising options and tools that merchants can use to grow and manage their businesses. Culturally, we believe that great people make great companies and that starting with the customer and working backward moves us forward. Community matters to us on an internal, local and global scale—it’s fundamental to our company’s growth and to the well-being of the world at large. We also value self-awareness, candor, lunch and WiFi. If we match with you, please apply to join us.