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Principal Engineer – Team Lead (Big Data)

  • Full Time
  • Boston, MA
  • Applications have closed



Hi. We’re TiVo. At our core, we’re innovators who continuously seek to fuel the ultimate entertainment experience. We touch the lives of binge-watching, music-loving, entertainment fanatics every day by inventing and delivering beautiful user experiences and enable the world’s leading media and entertainment providers to nurture more meaningful relationships with their audiences.

We work hard, celebrate success and challenge everyone in our organization to make an impact. If you are as passionate as we are about the intersection of technology and entertainment, join us today.

Principal Engineer – Team Lead (Big Data)

We are looking for individuals who are passionate about working with large amounts of data and who are excited to revolutionize the way TV and video advertising is placed. We want exceptional individuals who are excited to be part of a small, hardworking team building a new product from inception.

If you’re passionate about wanting to build a collaborative team working as a recognized Manager of Big Data then this is the role for you.


Responsible for leading software design and development
Develop new techniques, models, and plans within area of expertise
Evaluates complex situations using multiple sources of information filters validates and interprets dynamic material
Applies developed project management techniques
Define the technical implementation of the software architecture
Reviews developmental frameworks, coding standards, conducts code reviews and walkthroughs and conducts in-depth design review
Interfaces with Product Management, Project Management, Software Development and Quality Assurance to ensure that a high-quality product is delivered which meets or exceeds all published guidelines
Mentors/Coaches junior and senior engineers to ensure that each of their deliverables and behaviors mirror software developmental excellence


8+ years’ experience as an Engineering leader
Experience leading and managing software development teams using AWS, Hadoop/Big Data tools.
Technical knowledge of distributed processing solutions such as Hadoop, distributed storage solutions such as Cassandra, analytics architectures, application server platforms
8+ Years hands-on experience with Data Management and ETL tools

Preferred Experience:

Experience with Data Warehouse Implementation
Low-latency/highly available Architecture
Low-latency NoSQL-based data aggregation
Amazon AWS
Java/J2EE, Linux
Big Data: Hadoop, Pig, Hbase, SOAP, REST/JSON, PostgresSQL

Benefits & Perks

Our employees and their families are important to us and our comprehensive pay, stocks and benefits programs reflect that. TiVo supports personal well-being, builds financial security, and enables employees to share in the success of TiVo. Rewards include:

Competitive compensation (salary, equity and bonuses) and comprehensive benefits designed to foster work-life balance, care for your health, protect your finances, and help you save and invest for the future.
Generous paid time away from work including vacation, holidays, sick time, and 2 days of paid time off each year to serve and learn through TiVo Community Outreach.
Great perks, which vary by location and can include: employee discounts, transportation reimbursements, subsidized cafes and fitness facilities, conveniences such as dry cleaning and car washes, and recycling programs.