As a Senior Software Engineer on the PDC team, you will architect and build mission-critical data pipelines and platforms to deliver up to date information to the entire Zillow infrastructure. You will work within a small team of software developers to independently design features in mission-critical live services. We believe in autonomy and fast-moving product development, so self-motivation and high energy are must-haves for this role.This role has been categorized as a Remote position. “Remote” employees do not have a permanent corporate office workplace and, instead, work from a physical location of their choice which must be identified to the Company. Employees may live in any of the 50 US States, with limited exceptions. In certain cases, an employee in a remote-designated job may need to live in a specific region or time zone to support customers or clients as part of their role.
A data expert and a hands-on coder with at least 6 years of professional experience.
Fluent in Java or similar language
Experience building and maintaining highly complex data pipelines and making them highly scalable and reliable
Experience with data handling frameworks, databases, and data storage solutions, such as, Flink, Dynamo, Kinesis, Kafka, Scylladb, Avro, Redis Cache
Familiarity with a Cloud platform (e.g. AWS) and with Infrastructure-as-Code (e.g. Terraform)
Understanding of the concepts behind distributed databases, and both streaming and batch processing systems
Ability to handle ambiguity and learn quickly
Excellent communication skills
A degree in Computer Science or a related technical discipline; or equivalent work experience
Other AWS technologies (e.g. RDS, SNS, SQS, Elastic Beanstalk, and Lambda)
Monitoring technologies (e.g. Splunk, DataDog)
Data Architecture & Governance
Zillow Group, the largest portfolio of real estate brands on mobile and the web, is building a safe, on-demand real estate experience. Whether selling, buying, renting or financing, customers can turn to Zillow's businesses to find and get into their next home with speed, certainty and ease.
We are on a mission to help people unlock their next chapter and are building transformational tools and services that create an on-demand real estate transaction experience. Millions of people visit Zillow Group sites every month to start their home search, and now they can rely on Zillow to help them finish it — and no matter what job you're in, you will play a critical role in making this vision a reality.
At Zillow Group, we're powered by our inclusive work culture, where everyone has the support and resources to do the best work of their careers. Our efforts to streamline the real estate transaction is supported by our passion to empower people and enrich lives around everything home, a deep-rooted culture of innovation, a fundamental commitment to Equity and Belonging, and world-class benefits. But, don't just take our word for it. Read our reviews on Glassdoor and recent recognition from multiple organizations, including: Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Corporate Equity Index, Fortune Best Workplaces for Technology, Fortune Best Workplaces for Millennials, Fortune Best Workplaces for Parents, Fatherly's Best Workplaces for New Dads, JUST Capital 100 Company, and the Bloomberg Gender Equality Index constituent.
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