Staff Software Engineer, - Big Data/AWS, Framework, Java/Automation

We believe work is not a place, but rather a thing you do. Our technology revolves around this core philosophy. We are relentlessly committed to helping people work and play from anywhere, on any device. Innovation, creativity and a passion for ever-improving performance drive our company and our people forward. We empower the original mobile device: YOU!


Santa Clara


R4398 Staff Software Engineer, (Big Data/AWS, Framework, Java/Automation) (Open)

Job Posting Title:

Staff Software Engineer, (Big Data/AWS, Framework, Java/Automation)

Job Description:

Staff Software Engineer, (Big Data/AWS, Framework, Java/Automation)

About Citrix, 'GetGo':

At Citrix, 'GetGo', we build beautifully simple and easy-to-use Cloud-based, cross-platform Web, Mobile and Desktop software products. You probably know us by such industry-defining brand names as GoToMeeting®, GoToWebinar®, Grasshopper®, as well as other award winning products and services. GetGo ‘Software-As-a-Service’ (SaaS) applications enable customers around the world to enjoy highly productive, mobile workstyles.

Currently, we are hiring a Staff Software Engineer to join our ‘Data Platform and Governance’ team. This lead-level position is located onsite at our Santa Clara/Mountain View offices.

This is an excellent opportunity for somebody who has the desire to work with innovative, data-minded peers who are passionate about delivering top quality products and creating amazing user experiences. Join our team as we build a new data platform that leverages leading-edge Big Data technologies. We are a critical team within a company that is continuously recognized for its world class SaaS products!

Job Responsibilities:

In this position, you will:

  • Merge your strong hands-on software development experience with your excellent cross-functional communications skills to help drive various Data Platform and Governance initiatives
  • Play a significant role in projects associated with Framework Development, Data Quality Profiling/Monitoring, Infrastructure Automation, DevOps, internal Tooling needs, etc.
  • Collaborate with Data Engineers and other key stakeholders in areas such as ETL, Data Governance, Data Quality, Environment Stabilization, Data Documentation, and all things related to Data
  • Expand your knowledge of, and exposure to, leading-edge Big Data technologies and AWS
  • Help provide lead-level mentorship to other members of our Data Platform and Governance team

Job Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of professional, relevant software engineering work experience
  • Technical excellence with hands-one Java and SQL programming, (i.e. lead-level expertise)
  • Experience in Hadoop, Big Data, Data Warehousing, Data Mart, RDBMS administration, and Data Analysis
  • Fluent in scripting to automate and build essential tools
  • Expertise with Unix/Linux Systems as well as various Internet protocols, (e.g. HTTP, REST, JSON, TCP/IP, SIP, RTP, XML)
  • Working knowledge in application deployment, monitoring, access control and production support
  • Self-starter, motivated, dedicated, accountable, well organized, can multi-tasking and with discipline to document
  • Attention to details, flexible, proactive, and innovative to fit into the team profile and culture
  • Working knowledge of S3, Redshift, RDS, Sqoop, Pig, Oozie and MapReduce would be helpful
  • Familiarity and experience with CI/CD using related tools would be helpful, (e.g. Jenkins, Chef, Docker, SonarQube, Maven, etc.)
  • BS/MS Computer Science or equivalent field of study a must

JOB KEYWORDS: Big Data, Java, SQL, Governance, DataOps, DevOps, TechOps, Big Data, AWS, Hadoop, Infrastructure, Architect, CI, CD, Scripting, Networking, SaaS, Cloud, Agile/Scrum, Operations

*LI-RJ1, Santa Clara, CA




Functional Area:

Software Development

About us:

Citrix is a cloud company that enables mobile workstyles. We create a continuum between work and life by allowing people to work whenever, wherever, and however they choose. Flexibility and collaboration is what we’re all about. The Perks: We offer competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package. You’ll enjoy our workstyle within an incredible culture. We’ll give you all the tools you need to succeed so you can grow and develop with us.

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