Data engineer

Location: Atlanta, GA
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $75,000.00 - $100,000.00
Date: 4/16/2018
Job ID: 02589556
Job Description
Our client, a fun and fast-growing organization, is currently looking for a Data Engineer to join their team in Atlanta.  They offer great benefits, competitive pay, and a unique culture that honors each employee.
Some of your day to day responsibilities will include (among others): 
  • Gather and transform structured and unstructured data using batch and real-time streaming frameworks
  • Designing, building, and maintaining new and existing data processing pipelines
  • Orchestrating jobs to process and analyze data from a wide variety of data sources
  • Implement and maintain eCommerce search and recommendation services powered by offline and online processes
  • Design and maintain data integrity systems to validate new and existing data pipelines
  • Create evaluation frameworks to measure performance of search and recommendation algorithms to meet business specifications
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics or related field (a combination of education and experience will be considered)
  • 3+ years of software engineering in a big data environment
  • Experience developing and testing with a functional language in production
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience designing and implementing MapReduce or Spark jobs
  • Experience querying, building, and tuning search indexes
  • Experience working with a variety of NoSQL data storage solutions
  • Ability to work independently within a geographically dispersed, agile team