We are the Presto company --- At Starburst, our team is a major contributor to the open source Presto project. We consist of many of the experts and committers who have been contributing to and advancing the Presto product over the last several years. Originally created and open sourced by Facebook under the Apache 2 License, Presto is the fastest growing SQL engine driven by a community of users --- from small companies to the Fortune 500.

 

Starburst is looking for Full-Stack Engineers to work on our team in Boston. Our team features very strong software engineering talent, with years of core database engine and distributed systems development experience. As a Full-Stack Engineer you’ll be designing and implementing the core of Starburst products for running analytics on dedicated hardware, as well as in private and public clouds (Amazon AWS, Azure, Google Cloud Platform, Kubernetes).

 

Responsibilities

  • Design and develop components to the Starburst products for Presto
  • Lead projects from concept to completion
  • Write tests and contribute to ongoing automation infrastructure development
  • Collaborate with teams globally across multiple time zones and operate in an Agile development environment
  • Provide exceptional customer support and be part of the support rotations for 24/7 customer escalations

 

Requirements

  • Be Smart and Get Things Done
  • Proficiency in JavaScript and
  • Significant experience using front-end frameworks such as Angular, Backbone or React
  • Comfortable with modern HTML and CSS technology stack
  • Experience developing RESTful backend services in Java

 

Pluses

  • Experience with AWS, Azure, and/or Google Cloud Platform
  • Experience with Kubernetes
  • Experience with developing SaaS applications
  • Experience with Hadoop, Spark, Docker
  • Comfortable in scripting languages
  • Experience with usability and user experience


*Starburst Data, Inc. provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws*