Data Platform Architect Xactly
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED There are over 13 million sales people in the U.S. and collectively these people are paid over $800 billion annually! That is bigger than all of Social Security spending in the U.S. This is a huge market opportunity and Xactly is the leader right in the middle of this market with our cloud-based, big data incentive compensation platform. Our vision is to empower all companies to incent right and we are looking for top people who will help us deliver on this huge vision.
The technology behind our solution is impressive and in inclusive of all of the four elements in the Nexus of Forces: Cloud, Information (or big data), Mobile, & Social (http://gtnr.it/13JHE9G). So we are looking for top tier engineering talent that can take our technology to the next level, and make a big impact in our market.)
As a prospective Xactlian (what we call our employees), it is great for you to know that we are guided by our core ?C.A.R.E.? values, which you can see on our website @ https://www.xactlycorp.com/company/xactly-trust/ (By the way? although Fun is not in our core values statement, we are a fun place to work with a great family / work life balance.)
Further, and also important to you, we won the Top Places to Work in the Bay Area Award and have also won the nationally known, Fortune magazine sponsored Great Places to Work Award @ http://www.greatplacetowork.com/2012-best-workplaces/xactly-corporation
If you are an A-player and you need to feel the boat move when you stick your oar in the water, then Xactly may be the best place for you. We would love to hear from you.
Data Platform Architect
As a key member of the engineering team, you will lead the design, implementation and evolution of the data platform and data services in support of Xactly SaaS and services solutions.
You?ll bring to the role a passion for building data platforms and data pipelines that are flexible, extensible, highly scalable, robust, and of course high performance. You must be driven, with an entrepreneurial spirit. The ideal candidate will be proficient and proven in the design and implementation of a scalable data platform that uses a mix of transactional relational database source systems in conjunction with BigData, Hadoop and NoSQL technologies, as underpinnings of the data platform and data services. You will bring your battle proven experience in data platforms of a SaaS, Cloud Analytics, consumer destination site, or Ad targeting platform to the team.
As a hands-on architect you will own and directly contribute to the design, implementation, evaluation, selection, and support of data technologies, data platform architecture and data platform services. You will serve as the lead architect for our big data platform ingesting billions of transactions and providing data platform services to a variety of internal software consumers of the data pipeline including data science, search, and analytics products.
Working in an agile environment, you will collaborate with product managers, peer architects, software engineers, QA engineers, and data center operations engineers.
Work closely with product management, architects, application and analytics engineers and the data science team to define and refine the big data platform to achieve company product and business objectives
Design and develop new components of our big data platform in a multi-tenant SaaS environment
Develop data platform services including API?s, data conventions, governance and security
Collaborate with other technology teams and architects to define and develop cross-function technology stack interactions
Research and experiment with emerging technologies and tools related to big data
At least 6 years commercial experience including 2-years as a hands-on contributing data platform architect, data or analytics architect or platform architect
Experience using big data platforms and tools such as: Hadoop, Hive, HBase, Pig, Flume, Sqoop, Oozie, and NoSQL
Strong server side Java development including Map-reduce
Solid SQL skills and experience in an Oracle environment
Solid traditional application, OLTP, and OLAP data modeling and data pipeline experience
Team player with excellent communication and organizational skills
Self-starter that is results focused with the ability to work independently and in teams
Ability to balance tactical delivery with strategic vision to advance towards business-driven, time-critical objectives.
Proven track record of producing high quality software against plans and schedules that are being met consistently
B.S. in Computer Science or other relevant technical field
HIGHLY DESIRED EXPERIENCE IN ONE OR MORE OF THE FOLLOWING AREAS:
Production experience with the MapR Hadoop distribution
Previous experience working with large data sets to create near real-time analytics
Previous experience working collaboratively with data scientists
Familiarity with Python and other server side scripting languages
Familiarity and experience with agile development process
Experience in both small and large companies
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