Big Data Engineer JiWire
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JiWire is the leading location-powered mobile advertising and data platform. Leveraging proprietary historical and present location data JiWire enables advertisers to effectively engage their desired audience across all mobile devices at scale.
With the belief that Audiences are defined by Location, meaning where you go is the best indicator of who you are and thus an excellent indicator of intent, the company?s recently launched Location Graph? is an innovative, proven approach to mobile advertising delivering custom audiences with 4x higher performance and efficiency over traditional mobile targeting or geofencing approaches.
JiWire was recently awarded Frost & Sullivan?s prestigious 2012 Best New Product Innovation Award for Mobile Advertising referencing JiWire as ?One of the most accurate audience segment & profiling data sets in the industry?.
JiWire has been an innovative leader in disrupting and evolving mobile advertising and delivering mobile audiences since 2003. Its data platform creates audience profiles from over 655 million devices and more than 10 billion location tags, engaging more than 55 million unique users monthly across smartphones, tablets and laptops.
We are looking for a Big Data Engineer that will focus on making JiWire a data driven business. In 2013, we are planning to grow our data 10x and that presents the engineering team with great opportunities and challenges. The responsibilities for this position include these activities:
Analysis of large data sets to derive fact-based decisions of high-value business problems for the various business units, such as business analysts, product managers , data scientists, marketing and ad operations teams;
Produce actionable insights and data-driven recommendations for business and monetization strategies. Apply business analytics through ad-hoc reporting and custom scripting to drive optimization of various ad campaigns;
Create visualization to illustrate data trends
Lead A/B testing processes, create and evaluate user segments and performance metrics, come up with the data-based recommendations
Prepare data sets for targeting, reporting and data science research
Contribute in the design, tuning, performance and maintenance of raw and normalized data so that data can be leveraged by stakeholders in a timely fashion by the appropriated reporting tools
Expert in data warehousing solutions in multi-billion size data
Hands-on experience with Hadoop based technologies, such as Map/Reduce APIs, Hive, Pig
Expert in complex SQL optimization
Hands-on with high level languages such as python, java, ruby
Be an excellent communicator and a leader able to articulate complex decisions to the cross functional team
Advance degree in CS, Math or related subject is preferred
Familiarity with the digital media / advertising industry is a big plus
What's in it for you?
Be the lead of the most disruptive revolution in the mobile advertising industry
Work with wicked smart people in the hottest area of modern business ? mobile/local/social targeting
Excellent benefits and stock option plan
JiWire, a name as interesting as its people. We are passionate about everything we do, whether it?s working, telling the JiWire story at industry events, playing our highly competitive ping-pong games, or participating in Beer Fridays. We come from a background of companies like, YP, TiVo, CNET, AOL, Walmart, Coca Cola and many we just picked up out of college. Together we have created a company that is awesome, inspiring, innovative, fast-passed, nimble, and forward thinking.
Sound like a company you want to work for? We are looking for smart, hungry, humble people who are truly passionate about building a great company! If you are looking for a place to put your handprint and make an impression ? JiWire wants you! For immediate consideration, please submit your resume!
JiWire is an AA/EEO employer that actively pursues and hires a diverse workforce.
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