Java/Spark Engineer

Kunai is a fast-growing digital agency of 120+ people specializing in fintech. Our fully remote team is driven by innovation and experimentation. Over the past decade, we've shipped over 150 products for clients that include Visa, the United Nations, Wells Fargo, Ernst & Young, and TOMS Shoes. Our founders built a previous agency (Monsoon) that was acquired by Capital One in 2015. You will be working on enhancing a next-generation, in-house acquisition platform using cloud technologies. This project will be built using Java, Spark, and Python programming languages and use AWS EMR as the infrastructure for execution. You would be developing lambda, Spark, and Python utilities for managing end-to-end feed flow. As part of this project, we will focus on building tools and capabilities to accelerate acquisition, compare data across vendors, externalize rules for data conversion, build inventory/registry of feeds and track lineage.
Job Type
Full-Time (Hybrid)
Durham, NC
You have:
  • 6+ years of Java development experience
  • deep knowledge of Spark
  • experience in configuration-driven coding
  • experience in developing generic frameworks and utilities
  • AWS Lambda
  • SQL knowledge
  • Jenkins or Concourse
  • Kubernetes
  • You may also have:
  • Python experience
  • Maven w/Stash/Bitbucket
  • Artifactory API
  • Benefits

    We Remote

    Kunai is a fully remote company. If you have the skills, you can live and work anywhere you'd like.

    Flexible Hours & Vacation Time

    We expect a level of personal responsibility and leave you to figure out what suits you and your team.

    Learning and Development

    Kunai understands that constant learning is the only way to stay on top of your craft.

    Health, Dental, Vision

    Kunai provides full benefits and our plans offer a range of options.

    Maternal and Paternal Leave

    For our growing Kunai family!

    Career Coaching

    We want to help you reach your professional goals.