Principal Data Engineer Steelwedge
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Job Title:Principal Data Engineer
Number of Openings:1
Job Type (Employment Type):Direct Hire
Salary Interval:Per Year
Job Schedule:Full Time
Job Category:Engineering - Architect
Level of Education:Four-Year Degree
Years of Experience:2
Chart a course for a fast-growth career at Steelwedge
Steelwedge is the leading Integrated Business Planning company. Our cloud-based software solutions connect people, process and technology to power a single view of a company's business. This line of sight from demand to supply to finance allows executives to model "what-if" scenarios to immediately see the financial impact of decisions.
In today's volatile global business climate, some of the world's largest companies trust Steelwedge to help them mitigate risk and rapidly adapt to global economic, political and environmental change. In fact, our ability to manage volatility is driving our growth, and in turn, our hiring. Steelwedge has doubled its global presence and its staff in the past year to meet powerful market demand. To set the stage for the next level of growth, we are looking for proven, passionate business professionals with track records of excellence to join our global team.
If you want to put your own fingerprints on the building of a fast-growth business, Steelwedge could be the place for you.
Steelwedge is headquartered in Pleasanton, CA and has offices in
Hyderabad, India and Birmingham, United Kingdom. We offer a stimulating,
highly collaborative work environment, and competitive compensation and benefits packages.
The Principal Big Data Engineer will be responsible for designing and implementing Big Data solutions, including requirements analysis, platform selection, technical architecture design, and development.
Steelwedge is looking for a candidate with a broad set of technology skills who is able to design and build robust Big Data solutions for big data problems and learn quickly as the platform grows.
This is a new position and a great opportunity for a person who wants to make an impact with an emerging growth company on the cutting edge while being a part of a smart, friendly and powerful team.
The Principal Big Data Engineer will be a part of a team that interacts with India and will be expected to participate in calls that will be scheduled either early morning or late night on a as needed basis. (At times, this can be several times per week.)
Essential job functions:
Design Big Data solutions to resolve performance issues with large databases
Work closely with development team to guide development of such solutions
Apply deep SQL knowledge to existing platform to resolve shorter-term performance issues
Gain KT on the Steelwedge platform and suggest alternatives to existing architecture
Education and job experience:
BS in Computer Science, Math, Engineering or equivalent, MS or PhD preferred
Architect or senior-level development experience
Minimum of 2 years hands-on experience with the Big Data stack (e.g.MapReduce, Hadoop, Sqoop, Pig, Hive, Hbase, Flume)
Strong understanding of Hadoop platform, HDFS, Hbase, Hive etc. Proficient in modeling problems in Hadoop platform. Understanding of Cloudera and BDAS platforms a plus.
Candidate should have understanding of relative merits of traditional RDBMS versus big-data platforms and where each paradigm fits best.
Knowledge of NoSQL platforms (e.g. key-value stores, graph databases, RDF triple stores)
Hands-on experience with "productionizing" Big Data applications (e.g. administration, configuration management, monitoring, debugging, and performance tuning)
Strong background in RDBMS (SQL Server, Oracle, Teradata)
Strong communication and organization skills
Ability to communicate effectively with various roles: executives, solution architects, business analysts, software engineers, DBAs, etc.
Ability to prioritize responsibilities and multi-task effectively.
Knowledge of cloud computing infrastructure (e.g. Amazon Web Services EC2, Elastic MapReduce) and considerations for scalable, distributed systems
Working knowledge of J2EE
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