Principal Software Engineer - Python & Java - New York Hub

Company: Veeva Systems
Location: New York, New York, United States
Type: Full-time
Posted: 09.AUG.2021


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Principal Software Engineer - Python & Java - New York Hub

New York - New York City/


1 Opening

Veeva [NYSE: VEEV] is the leader in cloud-based software for the global life sciences industry. Committed to innovation, product excellence, and customer success, our customers range from the world's largest pharmaceutical companies to emerging biotechs. Veeva's software helps our customers bring medicines and therapies to patients faster.

We are the first public company to become a Public Benefit Corporation . As a PBC, we are committed to making the industries we serve more productive, and we are committed to creating high-quality employment opportunities.

Veeva is a Work Anywhere company which means that you can choose to work in the environment that works best for you - on any given day. Whether you choose to work remotely from home or in our New York City office - it's up to you.

As a Principal Software Engineer on our NYC Analytics engineering team, you will be responsible for building out next-generation systems and processes that allow us to ingest advertising data and prepare it for health analytics at an ever-increasing scale.

You will be both a core contributor, advisor, and mentor as we tackle difficult technical challenges and continue to grow the size & scope of both the group and the services offered to the business.

What You'll Do

    • Take the lead on the development of new systems that handle the processing of billions of data points across multiple dimensions against strict SLAs with the Analytics users
    • Be responsible for the technical design, architecture, and implementation of major system components
    • Collaborate cross-functionally with data engineering, product management, and other engineering groups based in NYC, Tel-Aviv, and Minsk
    • Keep up to date on emerging technology solutions that impact the data and cloud computing domains, in particular on AWS
    • Provide technical guidance, support, and mentorship for members of the team and others in the company in your areas of expertise
    • Actively work to develop technical and soft skills through training, event attendance, accreditation, and industry knowledge


    • 10+ years of hands-on, directly relevant, software development experience
    • Proven experience building products in Big Data and distributed computing
    • Experience designing cloud-first solutions with AWS technologies
    • Technically proficient in: Java/Scala, Python, Spark/EMR, Relational Databases/SQL, Linux, Containerization (Docker, Kubernetes)
    • Experience working in an agile environment on enterprise products
    • Experience in hiring and developing high-performing engineers
    • College degree in Computer Science, Math, Systems Engineering, or a similar technical field

Nice to Have

    • AWS Associate Architect or Developer certification. Professional or Specialty is a big advantage
    • Proficiency in some of the following technologies: Apache Airflow, RDBMS: MySQL, AWS Redshift, Oracle, NoSQL: MongoDB, ElasticSearch, Cassandra, Data Engineering: Warehousing, Data Lakes, ETL/ELT, VC/CI/CD: GitHub, Jenkins, PyPi, ECR, TerraForm, AWS : S3, RDS, Lambda, EC2, EKS, VPC, SQL, SNS, ELB, CloudFront, RESTful interfaces

Perks & Benefits

    • Office conveniently located in midtown Manhattan and close to several major transportation hubs
    • Fully stocked kitchen with snacks and beverages
    • Fitness/wellness reimbursement
    • Allocation for continuous learning and development
    • Private roof deck and flexible working space
    • Weekly happy hours and other social activities.


Veeva's headquarters is located in the San Francisco Bay Area with offices in more than 15 countries around the world.

Veeva is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin or ancestry, age, disability, marital status, pregnancy, protected veteran status, protected genetic information, political affiliation, or any other characteristics protected by local laws, regulations, or ordinances. If you need assistance or accommodation due to a disability or special need when applying for a role or in our recruitment process, please contact us at (see application details).

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