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1. Senior Software Engineer, Server

2. Senior Front End Engineer 

3. Senior Performance Engineer

4.  Senior QA Engineer Application Services

5.  Senior QA Engineer, Server

6.  Principal Product Designer 

 

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MarkLogic is revolutionizing the way organizations leverage Big Data.

More than 250+ customers in industries including financial services, healthcare, government, and media are driving revenue and growth through transformative Big Data Analytics enabled by MarkLogic products, services, and partners. The FAA, Simon & Shuster, Zinio.com, Jet Blue, and McGraw-Hill are some of our key customers. Gartner Research predicts that data will grow 800 percent over the next five years, with 80 percent of it being unstructured. Unstructured information is Big Data. It's that simple. And the Big Data movement and the market demand for software to solve Big Data problems is fueling MarkLogic's growth and momentum.

 

MarkLogic solutions are designed for Big Data customers. We have petabyte scale customers in production today. With the explosion of unstructured information and Big Data, organizations are struggling with both the management and ability to make this information actionable using existing technologies. MarkLogic is the only company that allows customers to leverage unstructured information and Big Data at both speed and scale. MarkLogic is headquartered in Silicon Valley with field offices in Austin, Boston, Frankfurt, London, New York, and Washington DC. For more information or to download a trial version, go to www.marklogic.com

 

MarkLogic is a company on the move.  We hold a commanding position in the market when it comes to server technology dealing with massive amounts of unstructured data. We offer a highly competitive salary with bonus and equity in our firm.  Please send your information to Herb.Deitz@MarkLogic.comRequested Subject Line:  Company, Job Title, Your Name.

 

1.  Sr. Software Engineer, Server—Enterprise Systems Side Testing, must be able to read/write Java.

 Exceptional problem-solving and coding skills

 Demonstrated, hands-on experience developing for Linux and Windows platforms Proven ability to rapidly learn new technologies

 Working knowledge of all aspects of software development lifecycle

 Undergraduate degree in Computer Science, Engineering or an equivalent field

 Raw smarts

 Several years’ experience developing successful commercially available software is a plus, as is proven experience developing massively scalable technologies

 Very strong C/C++ coding skills are required for this role

 Experience in any of the following areas is desirable: DBMS internals, high performance distributed systems, enterprise search / indexing, storage subsystems, development of programming languages

 Advanced degree in Computer Science, Math, Engineering or relevant discipline from a leading institution is a plus.

 Hands-on experience with XQuery is a plus.

 

Please send your information to Herb.Deitz@MarkLogic.comRequested Subject Line:  Company, Job Title, Your Name.

 

 

2.  Sr. Front End Engineer 

We are looking for a Front-End Software Engineer with a balance of technical and creative skills to join our Engineering team. Our ideal candidate possesses strong fundamental CS knowledge (data structures, algorithms), and has a true passion for user interface development. More importantly, we need someone with a demonstrated ability to understand both the possibilities and constraints of web applications + large data problems. The successful candidate will have artistic sensibilities, User Experience design, graphic design skills with software like PhotoShop or Illustrator.

 

Specific Responsibilities:

Collaborate with Engineering to create brilliant front-end components for MarkLogic products Work closely with UX, Engineering, Product Management, and Marketing to translate aesthetic visions into successful interactive browser-based applications

 

Qualifications:

 5+ years experience with the full software lifecycle of browser-based

 applications

 Expertise with JavaScript and JavaScript libraries, particularly jQuery Experience with CSS, HTML editing, and comprehension of end-to-end web architecture including REST, URIs, and common data formats

 Demonstrated hands on experience developing commercial or open source products

 Working knowledge of XML, HTML, JSON

 Experience working on a team within a defined development methodology

 Ability to effectively communicate with both internal and external communities

 Bachelor's or graduate degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field; equivalent work experience is acceptable

 Experience with JavaScript charting and visualization libraries is ideal

 Experience with automated testing of browser applications, such as Selenium, is desirable

 Experience founding a new project and taking it to completion or successful launch is a plus

 

Please send your information to Herb.Deitz@MarkLogic.comRequested Subject Line:  Company, Job Title, Your Name.

 

3.  Senior Performance Engineer

 

We are seeking a highly motivated and meticulous Engineer to help MarkLogic and our Customers better understand the performance characteristics of our product. This position reports to the Director of Support and Performance in the Engineering group.

 

MarkLogic Server is a complex, multi-threaded transactional system; it is a platform on which large-scale content applications are built. It is installed in equally complex data center environments complete with load balancers, caching servers and high-performance Ethernet and storage networks.

 

The Performance Engineer will be responsible for devising tests that characterize how the server performs given real-world use cases and common operating environments. A working understanding of the performance impact of all the components in the operating environment is crucial. These include application caching, filesystem caching, processor caching, network latency, storage subsystem latency, resources contention at all layers, etc.

 

The Performance Engineer will work with server architects to identify as well as resolve system performance bottlenecks and disseminate information about performance test results and derived best practices to a wide and varied audience. You will become an expert in the architecture of MarkLogic Server and the optimization of its applications.

 

Must Have:

 

 - Experience with characterizing and solving multi-threaded, transactional systems performance problems

 - Expert in lab work, applying the scientific method, devising fair tests

 - Able to develop software tools necessary to conduct performance work

 - Detail-oriented communicator about technical problems, their causes and their solutions

 - Experience with using a software or hardware performance benchmark harness

 - Query optimization experience (e.g. tuning and optimizing SQL or MapReduce)

 - Experience with collecting, graphing and interpreting system health statistics

 

Nice to Have:

 

 - Programming experience with Java, XQuery or C++

 - Experience with creating a performance benchmark for a software or hardware product

 - Experience with tuning Linux, Solaris or Windows for particular workloads

 - Experience with configuring and tuning storage systems for particular workloads

 - Customer-facing experience, able to discuss technical material with lay audiences

 - Working knowledge of XML and XML-related software tools

 

Please send your information to Herb.Deitz@MarkLogic.comRequested Subject Line:  Company, Job Title, Your Name.

 

 

4.  Senior QA Engineer, Application Services

 

We are looking for a talented candidate with several years of  experience in Quality Assurance to join our QA team, working on MarkLogic Application Services.  This position will be at an individual contributor level  as part of a  collaborative, fast-paced team, but will be relied upon to take a lead contributor role in planning and decision-making for the QA group as a whole.

 

As a member of the core development team, you'll also work closely with developers to understand features and create robust comprehensive test plans to verify functionality. We look for well-rounded candidates with solid analytical skills, an enthusiasm for taking ownership of features, a strong commitment to quality, and the ability to work closely and  communicate effectively with development and other teams.

 

We’ll consider candidates with varying degrees of seniority, fitting the position level to the appropriate individual.

 

Specific Responsibilities:

 

· Plan, develop, execute and automate tests against software products and enhancements

· Work with the development team to create advanced software procedures and tests

· Develop strong test automation and enhance existing test framework using Java and XQuery

· Develop and run performance and scale tests

· Validate code changes against existing test suite; build new automated unit tests to validate features and defects

· Debug, conduct root cause analysis, diagnose defects and provide detailed input to development

· Lead QA testing efforts and mentor junior engineers

· Assess and provide valuable feedback on products/features

· Configure and setup different software stacks

· Review documentation and provide meaningful feedback

 

Qualifications:

 

· 8+ years of experience in Engineering, particularly in Quality Assurance for enterprise software products

· Experience developing automated tests for large scale software applications or systems

· Must be knowledgeable in UNIX and Shell scripting

· Experience using programming languages such as Java and shell scripts

· Prior experience with web application testing

· BS degree in Computer Science or a related engineering discipline

· Experience in Load, Stress and Performance testing

· Strong documentation and analytical skills

· Working knowledge of XML/XQuery/Xpath is a plus, as is experience using programming languages such as Java, C++, Python, or  related

· Advanced practical experience using Selenium is ideal

· Excellent communication skills and a collaborative, team-playing attitude

 

Please send your information to Herb.Deitz@MarkLogic.comRequested Subject Line:  Company, Job Title, Your Name.

 

 

5.  Senior QA Engineer, Server

 

We are looking for a talented candidate with several years of experience  in Quality Assurance to join our QA team, working on Mark Logic Server.  This position will be at an individual contributor level as part of a  collaborative, fast-paced team, but will be relied upon to take a lead  contributor role in planning and decision-making for the QA group as a  whole.

 

As a member of the core development team, you'll also work closely with  developers to understand features and create robust comprehensive test  plans to verify functionality. We look for well-rounded candidates with  solid analytical skills, an enthusiasm for taking ownership of features, a strong commitment to quality, and the ability to work closely and  communicate effectively with development and other teams.

 

We’ll consider candidates with varying degrees of seniority, fitting the position level to the individual accordingly.

 

Specific Responsibilities:

 

· Plan, develop, and execute tests against core software products / enhancements, including documentation and testing procedures

· Develop strong test automation and enhance existing test framework written in Java and XQuery

· Work with the development team to create advanced software procedures and tests

· Run Performance and Scale tests

· Validate code changes against existing test suite; build new automated unit tests to validate features and defects

· Debug, conduct root cause analysis, diagnose defects and provide detailed input to Development

· Assess and provide valuable feedback on products/features

· Configure and setup different software stacks

· Test and document large complex core features

 

Qualifications:

 

· 6-8 years of experience in an engineering (particularly QA) position

· Must be knowledgeable in UNIX and Shell scripting

· Development experience using programming languages such as Java and shell scripts

· BS degree in Computer Science or a related Engineering discipline

· Knowledge of/experience working in an Enterprise Server environment is desirable, as is a working knowledge of XQuery

· Enterprise-level databases experience (Oracle, DB2, SQL Server and MySQL) is a plus

· Strong documentation and analytical skills

· Exposure to Load and Performance testing

 

Please send your information to Herb.Deitz@MarkLogic.comRequested Subject Line:  Company, Job Title, Your Name.

 

6.  Principal Product Designer 

 

Responsibilities:

· Evangelize design and interaction across the company.

· Conceptualize the interaction between user and data to deliver solutions, iterate as a peer with development engineers, product managers, marketing and company management to deliver timely browser-based applications within our engineering life cycle.

· Effectively interact with customers and company consultants and partners to articulate problems and effectively collect information to iterate designs.

· Create design and interaction standards for all user-facing company products.

 

Qualifications:

· Bachelor's or graduate degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or an equivalent field, or equivalent work experience, plus 10+ years of experience in end to end user interaction / user experience in software market.

· Track record of being a "hands on" leader for user/interaction/experience for a company's product line.

· Extensive experience working successfully with cutting edge technologies like rich internet applications (RIA) or gaming platforms.

· Individual must have portfolio that gives solid evidence of highly innovative and market leading product designs

· Experience founding a new project and taking it to completion or successful launch

· Solid understanding of HTML (including HTML5 and legacy browsers), CSS, JavaScript (and technologies like jQuery or DoJo, and AJAX), XML and JSON,

· Proven experience in partnering with product management and engineering

· Strong verbal, written and presentation skills are a must

 

Please send your information to Herb.Deitz@MarkLogic.comRequested Subject Line:  Company, Job Title, Your Name.