What you’ll be doing...

Verizon Digital team is seeking a Senior Big Data Engineer who is talented and highly motivated with solid experience in Data engineering to help us develop next generation real time analytics.

  • Develop solutions for real-world, large-scale problems to support Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning by orchestrating data ingestion.
  • Successful candidate is a strong engineer who is agile enough to take on any project, regardless of platform or framework.
  • Closely collaborate with cross-functional teams
  • The successful candidate will have an understanding of coding and a strong sense of architecture, deployment and operational skill.
  • Primary responsibility is to design, develop, and implement data service architecture that ingests real time data streams, data wrangler skills to provide real time and offline analytics.

What we’re looking for...

You'll need to have:

  • Bachelor's degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Four or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Experience on Hadoop platform including Big Data tools.
  • Experience with Kafka, HBase, SQOOP and Hive.
  • Experience using data wrangling, data engineering, and feature engineering software.
  • Experience in programming languages Java, Python or R.
  • Experience preparing data for analysis.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree.
  • Experience in building reports using Tableau, Kibana.
  • Experience with APIs, JSON, OLTP and real-time data processing.
  • Experience using Scala on Spark, especially building ETL and complex query models.
  • Experience in developing shell scripts and running cron/oozie/spark jobs on Hadoop platform.
  • Experience in accessing and modeling NoSQL data models, especially with Cassandra.
  • Building predictive models on large scale platforms, and helping to drive innovation into the modeling process/offerings.
  • Knowledge of working with visualization libraries for analytics (JavaScript is a plus) Excellent pattern recognition, predictive modeling and Natural Language Processing (NLP) skills.
  • Experience in interpreting data models to build user friendly visualizations/dashboards.
  • Experience in statistical techniques and quantitative methodologies that are used in decision making applications.
  • Proven ability to work independently, and multi-task under short deadlines, based upon general direction.
  • Demonstrated effective verbal and written communication skills.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

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