Qubole, the leading cloud-agnostic, big data-as-a-service provider, is passionate about making data-driven insights easily accessible to anyone. Qubole delivers the industry’s first autonomous data platform. The cloud-based data platform, Qubole Data Service (QDS), removes the burden of maintaining infrastructure of multiple big data processing engines, and enables customers to focus on their data. Qubole customers process nearly an exabyte of data every month. Qubole investors include Charles River, Institutional Venture Partners, Lightspeed, Norwest, Harmony and Singtel Innov8.
UI engineers in Qubole are responsible for the rich web application hosted at api.qubole.com. We build user interfaces that cater to a wide variety of personas such as Data Analysts, ETL Engineers, and Data Scientists. We are looking for engineers to craft the next generation of Qubole’s user interface.
Some examples of work that UI engineers have done:
An IDE like interface for composing and analyzing big data queries.
Quest UI to build streaming pipelines in a few clicks.
Interfaces for exploring object stores and large datasets.
Support for multiple clouds such as Microsoft Azure, Google Compute Cloud etc .
Cluster management UI to create and manage big data clusters.
Reports and dashboards for monitoring performance of commands, clusters etc.… and many more
Primary Responsibilities :
Interact with UX designers and PMs to iterate and develop the product.
Use efficient abstractions and good programming practices to write testable, reusable and maintainable code.
Practise in design and code reviews.
Willingness to deep-dive across various levels of the stack to debug/understand/solve issues.
Interact with support engineers to identify customer pain points and address them.
Make sound architectural choices when designing large applications across the whole stack (frontend, and middleware - including database).
Be a promoter of best practices while coding, and reviewing other’s code
Be a strong mentor to juniors and help develop them while being hands on.
Drive projects from initial requirements to rolling them out.
Familiarity with building MVC applications.
Knowledge of RoR a plus.
Knowledge of client side frameworks such as Ember, React.js is a plus.
Ability to write clean, modular, unit testable, and maintainable code.
Awareness of performance, web security, and cross-browser compatibility issues.
Attention to detail in UX.
Hands On experience in project estimation and planning.