Black Pearl is an early stage start-up founded by entrepreneurs with a proven track record from Apple, Google , Netflix, Amazon, NVIDIA and Microsoft. We have a passion for building products that change the way we interact with the world. We have come together to create a category-defining product to tackle a problem that faces billions of technology users.
You are looking for an opportunity to leave a lasting impression in the consumer space. You are ready to roll up your sleeves to build a game-changing product. Solving big problems with equally motivated co-workers gets you excited. You love the concept of working in an early stage startup with both funding and focus.
Our ideal applicant has following characteristics:
Fearless when it comes to finding and exposing bugs in ideas
Cross-checks design against deployment and operational concerns
Can deftly balance architectural purity and expedience
Distributing and scaling a problem is second nature
Identifies what to optimize for and when
Extensive knowledge of Hadoop/MapReduce preferably in Amazon’s EMR environment
Strong coding skills in either Java or Scala and a solid understanding of data collection web services
Great understanding of data and data representation
Experience in data warehousing
Knowledge of NoSQL databases such as Cassandra and HBase