Sr. Software Engineer – Data - Java – Waltham, MA Area – Up to $150K+

Position Title – WRTPZISSWEDJ102017

Sr. Software Engineer – Data - Java – Waltham, MA Area – Up to $150K+

Base + Profit Sharing + Comprehensive Benefits

Local Candidates Only – No consultants or contractors


A highly profitable, well-funded, private, innovative & fast growing B2B Data/Intelligence firm. Great Culture – Fun Environment - Collaborative – Team Centric - Lots of Upside – Comprehensive Benefits.

Position Summary:

You’ll get to work with cool technologies and a tremendously large (and fantastically rich) data set. If you like working on tough problems, whether that’s how to build systems that handle millions of customer requests per day or how to make sense of over a billion pieces of potentially correlated data, this is the right role for you.

The Data Production Team at is looking to add a few more talented Software Engineers to their group. Applicants at Software Engineer or Senior Software Engineer levels will be considered.


• Be a major player in a company that's a pioneer in semantic technology

• Work with cool technologies like Hadoop, Solr and Cassandra

• Work with enormous data sets. Our database has over 10 billion records extracted from the Web

• Learn data mining and machine learning techniques, such as Bayesian classifiers - Want to learn about what data science means in the real world?

• Solve interesting and challenging problems alongside a great team of engineers

• Develop new skills as you push your knowledge - and our technology - to new levels

• Work for a profitable, growing company that works with an impressive Fortune 500 client list

• Work on helping build/maintain/clean our platform of businessperson and company data, processing millions of records per day and billions of records overall.

Required Skills and Competencies:

• Must have a strong knowledge of Java - Minimum 3 years’ experience in software development

• Preferred experience with: Java EE, JMS, Hibernate, Spring, Junit

• Eager to learn new technologies such as Hadoop, Cassandra, Solr, Jenkins, etc.

• Interested in technologies/techniques like data mining, machine learning, clustering/tag clouds, etc.

• A mindset that research should lead to actionable results

• Excited to tell us why you want to work here and what kinds of challenges you're looking for

• Can talk intelligently and passionately about the interesting challenges your projects presented

• A sense of humor and perspective


• Experience with NoSQL data stores is a plus

• Experience with big data and data analysis or data science is a plus

Contact Information

Gary Wright - President – Wright Associates Phone - (508) 761-6354 - Email - - WEB Site –

Founded in 1999, Wright Associates is an employee recruiting and search firm that provides comprehensive recruiting and search services to the high technology executive requiring professional expertise in the talent acquisition process.