Software Engineer (Java)

Company Description: Xceed Ventures is a privately held company located in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Xceed Ventures is an emerging company specialized in being innovative in exploiting unveiled opportunities. We believe that crafting unmatched products and services is crucial to gain, and moreover maintain, competitiveness. We at Xceed Ventures operate in a family oriented environment that is characterized to be innovative and fast paced.
Big Data Software Engineer: Looking for a software engineer who is interested to work with an lean agile team that works with cloud environments and java (fluently) and optionally python, No Sql Databases (such as Mongo DB or similar),  Open source search engines (such as SOLR/Lucien), understand how to work with source controls (such as GIT) and understand how to automate deployments with tools (such as Jenkins, quartz, maven). (or similar frameworks to all of them). Good knowledge in Social Media (twitter, Facebook and/or YouTube) is big plus. It is very important that the candidate understands why he/she took a certain technical decision. You should have the ability to understand and analyze products features and translate them into specifications and programming deliverables along with strong analytical and problem solving capabilities. Also, it is crucial to adjust to changing priorities in a start-up environment and have the ability to execute and deliver to tight guidelines and schedules as we release in bi-weekly manner. If you are interested, send applications to