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Big Data Sr. Software Engineer - Big Data/NoSQL

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Jim Beatrice Principal Recruiter

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Job Info

Category Big Data/NoSQL
Employment Type Contract or Full-Time
Compensation $140000.00 - $160000.00
Location United States, CA - 94111

Client Introduction

Have you ever wondered how videos go viral? It takes work, and our client is the leading social video advertising platform and distribution network. What they provide to their customers & advertisers is a repeatable, scalable and transparent approach to distributing creative brand video content that guarantees reach and maximizes shared engagement.

Their customers include top brands, media and creative agencies. The company has run over 200 social video advertising campaigns, including some of the most watched brand videos to-date., including Mercedez Benz, Captain Morgan Rum, Microsoft, Yahoo, GAP, Honda, Buick, EMC, XBox, Redstripe Gum, Sony, Craftsman, Lego, Orbit Gum and Activision to name a few of their successes.

-Located in San Franciscos Financial District minutes from the Ferry Building and Chinatown
-Competitive salary and stock options
-401k, health and dental insurance
- Lots of snacks and drinks (of course!)

Job Description

Is Data your passion, especially big data? If so, we are looking for engineers experienced with data processing and warehousing to design and implement the foundation for the future of video analytics. As an early member of our big data team, you will play a significant role in defining our strategy around high volume data analysis; processing huge amounts of data to power insights and optimizations for our data-hungry campaign operations and product teams.

Job Responsibilities

-Architect and implement a scalable storage and processing infrastructure
-Provide input into the entire data life cycle (collection, storage, organization and analysis)
-Work alongside application engineers to surface insights to internal and external customers
-Create a robust set of tools to enable rapid exploration, development and deployment of solutions around data processing.


Huge Pluses for:
-Familiarity with Amazon EC2, Elastic MapReduce, Flume and Chef
-Familiarity with Pig, Cascading or related technologies
-Familiarity with HBase, Cassandra or related technologies
-Familiarity with Ruby or another scripting language

Required Experience

-Experience with Map/Reduce-style architectures like Hadoop
-Successful deployment and long-term maintenance of a robust data pipeline
-Experience with web infrastructure, distributed systems and databases

Required Education

-BS or MS in Computer Science or equivalent work experience

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