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.
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