Big Data Engineer - Mobile Advertising, Data Management Platform, DMP, RDBMS, SQL, NoSQL, HBase, Cassandra, XtremeData, MapReduce, MongoDB, Hadoop, Hive, AWS, R, Tableau, Pentaho, Jaspersoft - Santa Clara, CA

We are looking for a Big Data Engineer who is excited by the opportunity to solve deep technical challenges while working with large datasets. The candidate should come with expertise in RDBMS and SQL, and have significant experience in the design, implementation, and support of large scale, multi-node Big Data solutions. This role reports to the Director of Engineering.

Responsibilities

  • Architect large scale database applications to analyze and interpret terabytes of data
  • Provide technical leadership for all database products and services
  • Analyze, recommend, and implement Big Data technology solutions
  • Formulate best practices and frameworks to support business capabilities
  • Provide guidance and feedback to other colleagues
  • Work as an integral player in a collaborative team environment with aggressive delivery cycles

Desired Skills and Experience

  • At least 5 years RDBMS experience, and at least 2 years experience with Big Data databases and frameworks such as HBase, Cassandra, XtremeData, MapReduce, MongoDB, Hadoop, and/or Hive
  • Hands-on experience building large scale database applications, including architecture, implementation, scaling, and support
  • Excellent knowledge of relational databases and SQL
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving, and communications skills with a collaborative attitude
  • A driven and disciplined individual with a strong work ethic
  • Strong knowledge of AWS is a plus
  • Significant experience with statistical programming languages such as R is a major plus
  • Knowledge of modern data visualization solutions such as Tableau, Pentaho, or Jaspersoft is a plus
  • MBA