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Big Data Platform Software Developer

Budapest, Hungary
Research & Development

English (US)

Job Description

Date: Nov 30, 2018

YOU + Ericsson a powerful combination


A connected world is just the beginning. Your passion determines what comes next! Apply your ideas and insights to empowering people, business and society.

Discover what makes YOU + ERICSSON a powerful combination.


Ericsson Hungary is looking for Big Data Platform Software Developer.


Ericsson Expert Analytics (EEA) is a cutting-edge solution that combines big data technologies with unique event processing methodologies to supply insights into customer experience and behavior that can drive decisions (and automate actions) across marketing, customer care, operations and planning. EEA lets operators capture not just data, but real consumer insights to help deliver the services that drive growth.

Working in an agile team as a Data Platform Software Engineer you will analyze, break down and implement technical requirements in the big data platform domain of the EEA product and you will maintain the product’s quality, as well.



  • Design and drive the implementation of data platform functional and non-functional requirements working in an agile team.
  • Integrate, package, uplift and maintain different platform components including 3PPs related to Hadoop stack and databases.
  • Address complex technical challenges that warrant innovative and creative solutions.
  • Be an owner of the implemented functionality: from design and implementation to production troubleshooting with high quality.
  • Work closely together with the design team members and other teams in the organization (e.g., release verification team, product documentation).
  • Mentor/coach junior design team members during day to day work.
  • Be responsible for the quality of the technical solution.
  • Drive innovation by coming up with new ideas related to our product/our processes.



  • Flexibility to perform both Integration and Verification tasks.
  • Free thinking, influential individual who is energized working on a high-powered team.
  • Quality and excellence are the first words from your mouth in any conversation.
  • Roadblocks are fun problems to solve rather than impediments to your success.
  • Seeker of knowledge from all walks of life who loves to find applicability of different paradigms to new domains.
  • Effectively communicate and build relationships with people both close and from afar.


    Preferred skills:

  • Linux
  • Python, bash and Java
  • Integration of open source software
  • Experience with Big Data Technologies (Apache Hadoop, MapR Distribution, Cloudera Distribution)
  • Data and stream processing competence (Impala, Kafka)
  • Knowledge of 3PPs used in the Hadoop ecosystem (HBASE, HDFS, Spark, Zabbix, Redis, Phoenix)
  • Familiar with build environment (Groovy, Jenkins) and deployment tools (Ansible)
  • Some experience with different virtualization and orchestration technologies (Docker, Kubernetes, Azure)
  • Creating robust and highly scalable product
  • Continuous test automation
  • BS or MS in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or equivalent is required


    What we offer:

  • Flexible working hours
  • High standard working environment (recreation room, bicycle storage, parking lots…)
  • Easily accessible location
  • Competitive compensation package, wide range of cafeteria elements, annual bonus
  • International career opportunities
  • Great team spirit, fun events
  • Professional communities
  • Extensive professional development opportunities
  • Subsidized language courses
  • Mobile with 4G, laptop
  • Local medical service
  • Relocation support




    Ericsson House

    Budapest, Hungary



    What you need to know about Recruitment at Ericsson?

    As a first step within our selection process, you will be asked to fill out our technical tests based on your experience and preference to work in.

    The candidates who best match the criteria for the position, will move on to the next step in the process – the interview.


    Ericsson Overview

    Ericsson is a world-leading provider of telecommunications equipment & services to mobile & fixed network operators. Over 1,000 networks in more than 180 countries use Ericsson equipment, & more than 40 percent of the world's mobile traffic passes through Ericsson networks. Using innovation to empower people, business & society, we are working towards the Networked Society, in which everything that can benefit from a connection will have one. At Ericsson, we apply our innovation to market-based solutions that empower people & society to help shape a more sustainable world.


    We are truly a global company, working across borders in 175 countries, offering a diverse, performance-driven culture & an innovative & engaging environment where employees enhance their potential everyday. Our employees live our vision & core values. They share a passion to win & a high responsiveness to customer needs that in turn makes us a desirable partner to our clients. To ensure professional growth, Ericsson offers a stimulating work experience, continuous learning & growth opportunities that allow you to acquire the knowledge & skills necessary to reach your career goals.


    We welcome the opportunity to meet you!





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Primary country and city: Hungary (HU) || || Budapest || R&D

Req ID: 258826