Software Engineer, Data

3+ months agoBangalore, India

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Position Overview

Autodesk is looking for Senior Software Engineers to join a new team within Data Platform & Insights (DPI). You will be working with the Enterprise Data Integration (EDI) team, a collection of systems and integrations focused on servicing the enterprise data needs of all data scientists, data analysts and data engineers throughout the organization.

As a Senior Software Engineer, you will be responsible for developing best practices and making architectural choices to rapidly improve critical data processing & analytics pipelines. You will tackle hard problems to improve the platform's reliability, resiliency, and scalability.

We are looking for someone who is enthusiastic about working in a team, can lead and drive long-term projects to completion. You are detail and quality oriented, and excited about the prospects of having a big impact with data at Autodesk. Our tech stack includes Hive, Spark, Presto, Jenkins, Snowflake, Datadog and various AWS services.


  • You will be a founding member of a new team, tasked with modernizing and expanding a critical set of existing systems
  • You will need a product-focused mindset. It is essential for you to understand business requirements and architect systems that will scale and extend to accommodate those needs
  • Break down complex problems, document technical solutions and sequence work to make fast, iterative improvements
  • Build and scale data infrastructure that powers batch and real-time data processing of billions of records
  • Automate cloud infrastructure, services, and observability
  • Develop CI/CD pipelines and testing automation
  • Interface with data engineers, data scientists, product managers and all data stakeholders to understand their needs and promote best practices

Minimum Qualifications
  • 5+ years of relevant industry experience in large back-end systems, data processing and SQL databases
  • Strong overall programming skills, able to write modular, maintainable code, preferably Python & SQL
  • Experience building code-driven infrastructure on public cloud platforms, preferably AWS
  • Understanding of SQL, dimensional modeling, and analytics data warehouses, like Snowflake
  • Familiar with workflow management tools, like Airflow and Oozie
  • Experience with automation frameworks/tools like Git, Jenkins, Ansible, and Terraform
  • Familiarity with containers and infrastructure-as-code fundamentals
  • Solid Proficiency with Amazon Web Services
  • Experience with Map Reduce
  • Experience with Hive and one relational DB
  • Problem solver with excellent written and interpersonal skills; ability to make sound, complex recommendations in a fast-paced, technical environment
  • Humble, collaborative, team player, willing to step up and support your colleagues
  • Effective communication, problem solving and interpersonal skills
  • Commit to grow deeper in the knowledge and understanding of how to improve our existing applications
  • Enthusiasm for cutting edge technologies, complex problems, and building things
  • Familiar with non-functional testing such as load, performance and resiliency testing
  • Good command of English (Speaking, Writing and Reading)
  • Working in an agile environment using test driven methodologies
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related field, or equivalent training, fellowship or work experience

Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience with Spark
  • Experience with Hadoop / Spark Source Code
  • Strong knowledge and experience in Hadoop 2.0 and its ecosystem


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Job ID: autodesk-21WD46737