Eclipse based Tools Developer

  • Sunnyvale, CA
  • Full-time

Company Description

DataStax Enterprise is the only Big Data platform powered by Cassandra,
the massively scalable NoSQL database.  DataStax enables customers to run
their most critical applications in a continuously available architecture, even
across multiple datacenters and the cloud.  We are a fast growing software
company with over 200 customers, ranging from startups to 20 of the Fortune
100.  DataStax Enterprise not only delivers production-ready
Cassandra, but also goes one step further by integrating the best of breed
Big Data technologies, Apache Hadoop for analytics, and Apache Solr for
search.  DataStax is headquartered in San
Mateo, CA with development offices in Sunnyvale, CA and Austin, TX

Job Description

The cool stuff you’ll do:


Have you ever used a development tool that just made you whole life easier? What if you could build such a tool, one that was used by some of the best engineers on the planet working on the most remarkable database on the planet?  DataStax is looking for just such a hero to build such a tool.  This highly visible Eclipse based developer tool for Cassandra and the DataStax Enterprise platform will be used to build the most demanding applications in the world!


  • Architect and design world class tools to drastically improve Cassandra developer productivity
  • Work with developer community on requirements and best practices
  • Troubleshoot bug reports from internal QA and customers
  • Make developers more familiar with our tools through blog posts or meeting them in community events



The stuff you’ll need to succeed:


  • Strong Java background in systems or back-end software
  • Experience with Eclipse Plug-in Development
  • Familiar with popular tools and frameworks used in the enterprise Java space
  • Comfortable working with a team either locally or distributed
  • Experience designing multi-threaded systems
  • Experience with languages such as C#, Ruby or PHP a big plus!
  • Apache Cassandra or Hadoop experience a plus
  • Git source control a plus
  • BS degree in Computer Science

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.