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Senior/Staff Software Engineer - Java Backend at Paxata
Redwood City, CA, US / Columbus, OH, US
About Paxata
Paxata is a pioneer in empowering business consumers to intelligently transform raw data into ready information, instantly with an enterprise-grade, self-service, scalable, intelligent platform. Our Adaptive Information Platform weaves data into an information fabric from any source, any cloud, or any enterprise to create trusted information. Built on Apache SparkTM and optimized to run in Apache HadoopTM, Paxata leverages elastic cloud architecture and distributed computing to deliver a business consumer experience. With Paxata, business consumers use clicks, not code to achieve results in minutes, not months. Companies around the globe rely on Paxata to get smart about information at the speed of thought. Be an Information Inspired Business.
Paxata is headquartered in Redwood City, California with offices in New York, Ohio, and Singapore. Visit or engage with us on TwitterLinkedInFacebook, or YouTube.


    • Design, implement, test and deliver features with a major focus on performance, scalability, and future expansion
    • Lead or learn to lead projects and exert technical influence, increasing team productivity and effectiveness by sharing your deep knowledge and experience
    • Work across a diverse stack that includes in-memory databases, Hadoop, MongoDB, Java, Scala, WebSockets, REST, partner integrations, and more to come.
    • Collaborate with product, QA, frontend engineers, and database engineers to ship quality code.
    • Make it work, make it right, make it fast (in that order).
    • Think 10x: proactively explore solutions that will bring our company to the next level.


    • Development experience with large-scale SaaS application is a plus.
    • Strong experience in leading a major feature development.
    • Software development experience in a general purpose object-oriented language, preferably a JVM language like Java or Scala.
    • Experience or interest in distributed computing, MapReduce, and NoSQL.
    • Specific experience in cloud engineering problems around clustering, service design, scalability, resiliency, would be a big plus
    • Strong testing, troubleshooting, and performance tuning skills.
    • Excellent communication skills -- no one works in a vacuum here.
    • Strong interest in building a company to last.
    • CS degree or equivalent.
    • 3-16 years of working experience


    • Full Medical/Dental/Vision
    • Competitive salary + equity
    • Flexible PTO- we want the best people but not the best people 24/7. Do great work and enjoy your life enough to come back and do great work.
    • Regular town halls and catered lunches.
    • Full stocked kitchen with all the snacks, soda and Philz coffee your heart desires.
    • Comfortable and fun work environment with ping pong, nerf gun battles and bean bag chairs to kick back in.

Why join the Paxata team?

    • Paxata is the world leader in data preparation. Our product is used by companies like Citi, McDonald's, Oath, and more!
    • We're backed by global corporate investors including: Accel Partners, Intel Capital, Microsoft Ventures, Cisco Investments, Deutsche Telekom, AirTree Ventures and more!
    • We've been voted among the best companies to work for in the Bay Area four years in a row (SF Business Times)
    • There are a lot of cool people here. We embrace innovation, open-source, teamwork and pizza :)