Rarefied talent in data science, data technology, and analytics

Sr. Consulting Engineer

Attivio Inc.

Job Description

Company Description

Attivio is the leading provider of data discovery accelerators, content analytics, and strategic search-based applications.  By providing immediate visibility into all of an organization¹s information, Attivio helps business intelligence and IT pros empower decision makers with a 360-degree view of their business so they can act with certainty and achieve global impact.

Our people are our most important investment. We offer great health & dental insurance, 401K, unlimited paid time off & tuition reimbursement. Our office is located steps from the Green Line and we offer free parking.

Voted “Best Company Culture” by Venture Fizz


Job Description

Attivio is seeking a highly energetic and self-motivated Professional Services Engineer to work on various challenging projects in our fast-paced organization. Candidates for consideration should enjoy working in a dynamic team environment, have a desire to work on cutting-edge technologies, have related technical education, and have an enthusiasm to learn. This role requires deep technical knowledge and hands-on capabilities, problem solving skills, presentation ability, business understanding, and a passion to constantly learn and adapt new technologies and methodologies.

Role Specifics:

  • Work in a dynamic learning environment
  • Use cutting-edge information retrieval and analysis software.
  • Work onsite at customer location up to 50% of the time
  • Assist in resolving complex technical issues.
  • Provide outstanding customer service.


  • Experience with Agile development
  • Excellent knowledge of Java
  • 5+ years experience building complex, distributed enterprise-scale systems, most recently with Java.
  • Experience with databases, SQL, Business Intelligence and Data Warehouse solutions.
  • Experience with integrating or architecting systems of systems deployments for enterprise customers, such as ERP, Data Warehousing/BI or Information Retrieval.
  • Familiarity with Enterprise Search products, including open source products like Lucene/SOLR, desired but not essential
  • Ability to work in a team and one-on-one with Attivio engineers.
  • Strong written, verbal communication skills
  • Strong planning, documentation and organizational skills.
  • Exceptionally strong technical trouble-shooting and systematic problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to work efficiently in a fast paced, result-driven environment
  • A BS/CS or equivalent

In addition, the ideal candidates will have experience with ANY of the following:

  • Spring framework
  • Hadoop (Hive, YARN, HBase)
  • Web services
  • JMS
  • Enterprise Service Bus (ESB)
  • Extract/Transform/Load (ETL)
  • UI/UX using javascript and REST APIs
  • Linguistics, semantic analysis, categorization and/or text mining, query optimization, performance profiling & optimization
  • Business intelligence systems, relational databases (especially query optimization, indexing schemes, etc).
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Job Location
Newton, MA
Additional Job Details
Employment Type:
Full Time