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Software Engineer - Early in Career

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The Splunk Messaging as a Service (MaaS) team is responsible for providing enabling technology that powers messaging, queueing and streaming for several products in the cloud and on-prem. You will be part of the team and work with other team members, engineering and Product Management to plan, develop and deliver various features and functionalities.


  • Partner with Senior Engineers to help design technical implementations for new features in Apache Pulsar. Implement new features &test & analyze performance of existing and new features. You'll help identify and fix bugs discovered during use and/or testing
  • You'll be writing unit tests, integration tests and collaborating with the Quality Assurance team to ensure features quality.
  • You'll collaborate with team to implement features or fix bugs
  • Innovate and contribute to product road map

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • 2 years of related experience with a technical Bachelor’s degree; or equivalent practical experience;
  • Good Java skills with distributed systems design and knowledge of OO programming practices.
  • Basic knowledge of messaging such as Apache Pulsar, Apache Kafka, or RabbitMQ
  • Knowledge of shell scripts and/or Python.
  • Knowledge with Unix/Linux environment.
  • Familiarity with container technology such as Docker and Kubernetes
  • Knowledge of Docker/Kubernetes frameworks.
  • Very clear computer science fundamentals, data structure knowledge and software engineering principles.
  • Passion for solving hard problems and exploring new technologies.
  • Excellent Team player with good communication and documentation skills.

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