Partner Engineer

  • 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:


Big data needs are beyond the hype stage and our customers are implementing DataStax Enterprise in mission-critical, and highly visible ways within their organizations. As such, we are working with partners on many fronts to ensure a fantastic overall customer experience, and that’s where you come in...

We are looking for a talented engineer with expertise in making customers successful with industry-leading, innovative technology solutions.


Your responsibilities will include:


  • Performing technical and business due diligence to qualify potential opportunities
  • Building integration between DataStax offerings and other platforms and technologies
  • Requirements gathering from partners and customers
  • Effectively scoping a project
  • Build ‘proof of concepts’ and design and recommen the best architectural solutions
  • Perform integration, interoperability, and acceptance testing


The stuff you’ll need to know to do it:

  • 7+ years real world experience
  • System Integration and/or Software Engineer experience
  • Ability to work independently and drive a project to completion
  • Background in software development
  • Proficient in many scripting languages (Java development skills a plus)
  • Database experience (OLTP and/or Data Warehousing)
  • Cassandra, NoSQL, Hadoop, and/or Solr experience desirable
  • Working knowledge of various cloud technologies and architectures
  • Up to 20% travel

Additional Information

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