Job Description:
Cloudera is looking for a passionate Backend Software Engineer to play a key role in advancing Cloudera’s database offerings across multiple cloud providers. Since its origin, Cloudera has enabled several enterprise organizations to effectively manage and use their data using the on-premise infrastructure. We are now building software solutions that enable our customers to leverage cloud infrastructure to facilitate their growing data needs, and thereby accelerating Cloudera’s next stage of growth.

We are building a hybrid data platform with which customers can utilize their on-premise and cloud infrastructure, dynamically adjusting and scaling to their workload needs. The data platform, whether hosted by Cloudera or the customer, enables the latest and evolved techniques of managing data to empower various consumers of data from analysts to data scientists. In turn, building this data platform involves the latest technologies and software engineering paradigms.

At Cloudera, our culture, our ethos, is centered on our values. We’re here not only because we’re experts at what we do, but also because we hold these values in common.

We are always moving forward. We believe in open. We are empathetic. We believe in We.


The Team

The team is a new and growing Innovation Accelerator that is exploring new ideas to expand the business. As part of the team, you will work on innovative projects that are fast paced and iterate quickly. You will learn about the modern data stack ecosystem. You will also be involved in every stage of the project – from ideation to delivering products and features to customers. Cloudera customers include the largest banks, telecom providers, and companies in pharma, financial services, retail, manufacturing, oil and gas and government.


You will…

Build robust and scalable data infrastructure software
Design and create services and system architecture for your projects
Contribute to and provide feedback to other team members
Improve code quality through writing unit tests, automation, and code reviews
Brainstorm and contribute ideas to our technology, algorithms and products
Work with product, design, customer-success teams to understand end-user requirements, formulate use cases, and translate those into effective technical solutions
Dive into challenging technical problems and successfully deliver results
And since we believe in high quality software engineering environments, you likely have:

Worked with a team of designers/engineers who reviewed each other’s code/designs and held each other to an extremely high bar for quality of code/designs
Be comfortable providing estimates and sticking to estimates!
Written unit tests and testable code
Depended on continuous integration, and participated in build and release processes
Own the quality of the code you wrote even (especially!) when it is running in production
You have…

Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in Computer Science or related field/experience
5+ years of experience building software
Experience building distributed systems/databases

Experience with one or more of the following:

Nodejs, Python, java
Cloud services like Amazon Web Services, Google Compute Platform, Microsoft Azure


Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision plans
Home Office stipend
Gym reimbursement
Tuition reimbursement
Retirement saving plans
Paid medical disability & child bonding leaves
Generous time off policies, including the legendary Unplug Days


Why Cloudera? Why Now?

CAREER—When a company grows, careers grow too.
PEOPLE—We are committed to DE&I and will continue to invest in human and financial capital.
COMMUNITY—We are committed to our communities through Cloudera Cares and Days of Giving.
PRODUCT—We are THE leader in Hybrid multi-cloud analytics—full stop.
MARKET—We are in a market space that is growing 20% over the next 5 years.
CLOUT—We are very strong in F500 and F100 customers
GROWTH—We are rapidly approaching $1billion revenue and have nearly 200 x $1 million customers.
IMPACT—We allow data to make what is impossible today, possible tomorrow. Examples:
We are supporting the NASA rover project
We have been part of the fastest vaccine roll outs in history