Senior Data Engineer
Linqia - San Francisco, CA

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Job Description
  • Work as a founding member of a team responsible for the technical design and implementation of discovery, matching and learning engines
  • Responsible for the implementation and maintenance of text mining (linguistic, statistical, and machine learning) models
  • Strong ability to identify analytical/text mining techniques from business requirements and use cases involving unstructured data
  • Strong understanding and hands-on experience in Natural Language Processing (NLP) and Document Retrieval tasks such as text categorization, text clustering, concept/entity extraction, production of granular taxonomies, sentiment analysis, document summarization and entity relation modeling
  • Develop applications and algorithms in Java/Python to process, analyze and report on our big data
  • Have a passion for developing applications with a focus on quality, maintainability and scalability
Skills and Requirements
  • 5+ years experience
  • Degree in CS or related technical field, or equivalent
  • Expert knowledge of Java and/or Python
  • Strong expertise in Hadoop and MapReduce knowledge with large scale data processing
  • Familiarity with next-generation storage engines like MongoDB, Riak, Cassandra and HBase
  • Experience building scalable, fault-tolerant systems for large data storage and processing in a production environment
  • Expert knowledge of data structures and algorithms for large-scale machine learning
  • Effective all-around engineer who writes well-structured, easily maintainable, well-documented code
Pluses
  • Familiarity with ad products and internet marketing
  • Experience with Pig, Hbase, Zookeeper, Flume, Sqoop, Oozie and/or Hue
  • Released Open Source software