Senior Software Engineer Data Integration
Zillow.com - Seattle, WA

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Our Data Integration team is currently looking for a Senior Engineer to help us design and implement large-scale, widely-distributed systems that further our competitive advantage in the data arena.

Zillow is a company fueled by data of all types – data on homes, real estate transactions, tax assessments, for-sale listings, local trends, school information, and real estate agents, to name just some of the data used here. At the center of these various streams of data are systems to collect, clean, reconcile, and integrate it all, systems built by Zillow’s Data Integration Team.

Responsibilities include:
  • Design and write solutions for processing large volumes of data including creating database models.
  • Implement new features and improve the ones we have already built.
  • Tune application and query performance.
  • Collaborate with others in crafting and implementing your technical vision.
  • Follow agile processes with a focus on delivering production ready testable code in small iterations.
  • Mentor and provide guidance to other developers on the team.
  • Participate in the entire development life cycle, from concept to release.
  • Participate in all phases of quality assurance and defect resolution.
Candidates must have:
  • 3 - 5years C++ or Java or very strong, code-agnostic, OO development skills.
  • Strong distributed systems design and development skills.
  • At least 2 years of experience with relational databases, preferably experience with Microsoft SQL Server.
  • Highly desirable if candidate has 5+ years experience working with large databases, including Oracle, Microsoft SQL Server, or MySQL.
  • Relevant BS degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering is required, advanced CS degree strongly preferred.
  • Qualities sought include creativity, initiative, self-starter, attention to detail, sense of ownership, and being result-oriented.
If you love working in a high-energy growth environment in which great software can turn data into knowledge and make a substantial difference to an organization’s overall success, then come talk to us.

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