Data Engineer HelloWallet
Summary: HelloWallet is committed to providing all Americans with access to a secure financial future. The Analytics team is responsible for innovating new data and analytics products to help our users build wealth and make the most of their employer-provided benefits and to help our business better understand our customers.
We are seeking a data engineer to help architect, buildout and develop algorithms for a distributed data processing environment. This environment will be used to create and host the next generation of analytic products under development by HelloWallet and our customers.
We are in the early stages of building out the platform so you have an opportunity to help define the architecture along with playing a hands on role in enabling mission critical analytics and reporting on our the growing store of user, application and marketing data.
You should have relevant hands-on development experience with ?big data? and NoSQL technologies such as Hadoop, Mahout, ImpalaHawq, MongoDB, HPCC SystemsECL etc and utilizing these technologies to ask complex questions of structured and semi-structured data.
Ask interesting questions of structured and semistructured data sources
Quant experience implementing general data mining techniques such as clustering, classification and association analysis in a distributed multi-source environment
Creation and management of a production ready ETL process to handle multiple data feeds
Query and visualize large datasets using a variety of tools and techniques
Deploy different techniques to pick out unexpected lessons and relationships
Advanced quantitative degree in math, statistics, biostatistics, science or engineering
Several years of relevant work experience asking interesting questions of data
Experience with ?big data? and NoSQL distributed processing platforms and implementation of algorithms to run efficiently on these platforms
Prefered experiences with ETL tools such an Pentaho and Telend
Prefered experience with data visualization techniques and toolsets such as D3
Proven ability to draw conclusions from data and recommend action
Willingness to learn new techniques and theories
Demonstrated leadership skills and self-direction
Supervisor: reports to Vice President, Analytics
Location: The position is based in downtown Washington, DC and does not involve travel.
Type of Employment: Full time.
Full benefits package with competitive salary and stock options
Exciting, fun, and entrepreneurial work environment in downtown DC
The opportunity to empower millions of U.S. consumers to understand and manage their financial lives
Free Friday Lunches
Time for Pet Projects
||2121 Ward Court NW |
Washington, DC 20037
HelloWallet is a revolutionary new online financial guidance tool, founded by a former Brookings Institution scholar with financial backing from the Rockefeller Foundation and venture capital firms. Our mission is to democratize access to financial guidance for all Americans. We want to change the way U.S. consumers engage with their financial lives and pursue their dreams by helping them find and realize the true potential of their money. Our commitment to provide independent, trustworthy, sophisticated financial guidance has been widely honored, including at the Clinton Global Initiative's
5 - 20M RaisedInvestors: Grotech Ventures
, Steve Case
, TD Fund All Jobs: at HelloWallet
|Headquarters:||2121 Ward Court NW|
Washington, DC 20037
|Industry:||Consumer Products and Services|
|Company Profile:||HelloWallet was created to democratize access to honest, high-quality financial guidance for everyone. We were inspired to do this when we discovered that most people in the U.S. are collectively losing billions of dollars unnecessarily in bad deals because they lack access to such guidance. Nearly all of the free information and services online are just fronts for banks to peddle products. HelloWallet is a new alternative that turns the tables and puts banks to work for you.|
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