Big Data Engineer LivingSocial
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED LivingSocial is the local marketplace to buy and share the best things to do in your city. We help local businesses grow by introducing them to high-quality new customers and give merchants the tools to make our members their regulars. Based in Washington, DC, we have more than 70 million members around the world.
At LivingSocial, we move fast, take risks, and pride ourselves on staying flexible, fun, and ferociously committed to executing each day. Do you want to be challenged by your job and be surrounded by passionate, dedicated, and creative people? Are you hungry? If so, we want to invest in you!
The Data Warehouse team is looking for software engineers to help support and develop our Big Data infrastructure.
Design, develop and maintain components of "big data" processing and analytical infrastructure that spans multiple technologies. Work with other teams (software engineers, data scientists, business intelligence, etc) to enable and streamline ways of leveraging our data warehousing technologies. Help plan and implement methods to scale our systems. Code features at any and all levels of the architecture, from Web Apps to Map/Reduce jobs to the Operating System.
5+ years of developing software (Ruby, Python, C/C++, Java).
Experience with Map/Reduce frameworks, preferably Hadoop/Hive.
Good understanding of relational databases (MySQL) and solid SQL skills.
Good understanding of and experience with high volume web applications.
Good understanding of Operating Systems (UN-X/Linux) and Networks, System Administration experience.
Experience with and passion towards working with Open Source Software.
A creative personality, with the ability to work independently and as part of a team.
Attention to detail, strong work ethic
Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously
Good communication skills
Experience with implementation of and general interest in Data Structures and Algorithms.
Understanding of statistics and statistical theory.
Experience with Ruby on Rails.
Experience working on systems handling high volumes of data.
Experience implementing applications that use extensive statistical or optimization technology
Experience implementing machine learning.
Open Source project leadership and contribution.
||1445 New York Ave. NW |
Washington, DC 20005
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED
LivingSocial is redefining localized online advertising and social commerce, while building a great company and having a blast along the way. The explosive growth and potential of LivingSocial has been recognized by both new and traditional media - from the Wall Street Journal to Facebook's CEO. To help fuel our growth, LivingSocial has secured over 49 million in funding this year from some of the most prominent venture capital companies in the nation.
20 - 50M RaisedInvestors: Grotech Ventures
, IVP-Institutional Venture Partners
, U.S. Venture Partners All Jobs: at LivingSocial
|Headquarters:||1445 New York Ave. NW|
Washington, DC 20005
|Industry:||Consumer Products and Services|
|Company Profile:||LivingSocial is the local marketplace to buy and share the best things to do in your city.
With unique and diverse offerings each day, we inspire members to discover everything from weekend excursions to one-of-a kind events and experiences to exclusive gourmet dinners to family aquarium outings and more.
We help local businesses grow by introducing them to high-quality new customers and give merchants the tools to make our members their regulars.
Based in Washington, DC, we have more than 70 million members around the world.|
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