One open position on this team is a Senior Software Architect, who will work with WhitePages’ Data Services group to make data available for WhitePages’ users. The Senior Software Architect will work primarily on big data storage and services, leading efforts on identity graph data storage and access.
WhitePages’ directory service leverages a database of people, businesses, phone numbers, addresses, emails, and URLs, supported by a team of 40 engineers.
The position requires a candidate who can be an in-house expert on distributed databases, and write code that touches all elements of WhitePages’ data services. The position also requires a strong, hands-on architect and designer, with at least five years of experience working in a JVM language.
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