Software Engineer - Data Infrastructure at Quora
Mountain View, CA, US
Our data infrastructure team is responsible for all things data — data warehouse, streaming infrastructure, experimentation framework, data visualization tools and so on. We leverage existing open source technologies like Kafka, Hadoop, Hive, Presto, Spark, Airflow and also build our own. As a member of our team you would spend time designing and scaling our existing infrastructure, working closely with other teams to identify and execute on new use cases of data infrastructure, and promoting the correct use of data at the company.

Design, implement and maintain high performance and scalable data infrastructure
Improve the reliability and efficiency of our core systems
Own end to end applications of offline data like our A/B testing framework
Work cross-functionally with various engineering and data science teams to identify and execute on new opportunities in data-infrastructure
2+ years of industry experience in Data Infrastructure or related field
Working knowledge of relational databases and query authoring (SQL)
Experience working with open source technologies like Kafka, Hadoop, Hive, Presto, and Spark
Knowledge of Java or Scala, or the ability to learn them quickly
BS, MS or PhD in Computer Science, Engineering or a related technical field
Love of the Quora product

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.