Data Mining Engineer
GreenFoot Technologies - San Francisco, CA

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My client sits at the intersection of big data, predictive analytics and mathematics and handle billions of daily messages from social and mobile apps and eCommerce sites. They are building the analytics engine that's driving the next incarnation of the social web and influencing business decisions around user acquisition and customer economics.

Data Mining Engineer, San Francisco

Do you like working with big data? Do you know Hadoop like the back of your hand?

Do you like the idea of slicing and dicing huge amounts of data using a combination of open-source, off-the-shelf, and homegrown technologies?

They leverage a combo of business intelligence, machine learning, data mining and predictive analytics.

The Opportunity:
Build large-scale data processing pipelines and data storage platforms using Hadoop/Hive/Hbase and other open-source big data technologies

Work intimately with big data from sources like social and mobile games, eCommerce sites and more

Design innovative data mining, analytics and optimization algorithms to improve signaling, reporting, and overall platform intelligence capabilities

Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or a related field, MS/PhD a plus

Extensive experience with MapReduce-style implementation on Hadoop/Hive platforms and how to optimize workflow for optimal performance

Programming mastery of Java/C++/Python/Ruby and a willingness to learn new languages and technologies

Experience processing massive data on distributed platforms