Senior Data Engineer

Location: Sunnyvale, CA

Job Description

  • Provide business insights, while leveraging internal tools and systems, databases and industry data
  • Ability to document requirements, data lineage, subject matter in both business and technical terminology
  • Guide and learn from other team members
  • Demonstrated ability to transform business requirements to code, specific analytical reports and tools
  • Will involve coding, analytical modeling, root cause analysis, investigation, debugging, testing and collaboration with the business partners, product managers and other engineering teams
  • Self-starter
  • Must be able to reach out to others and thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong background in transforming big data into business insights


Technical Requirements

  • Minimum 5+ years’ experience
  • Experience in retail business will be a plus
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills for varied audiences on engineering subject matter
  • Knowledge/experience on Teradata Physical Design and implementation, Teradata SQL Performance Optimization
  • Experience with Teradata Tools and Utilities (FastLoad, MultiLoad, BTEQ, FastExport)
  • Advanced SQL (preferably Teradata)
  • Experience working with large data sets, experience working with distributed computing (MapReduce, Hadoop, Hive, Pig, Apache Spark, etc.)
  • Strong Hadoop scripting skills to process petabytes of data
  • Experience in Unix/Linux shell scripting or similar programming/scripting knowledge
  • Experience in ETL/processes
  • Real time data ingestion (Kafka)

Nice to haves

  • Development experience with Java, Scala, Flume, Python
  • Cassandra
  • Automic scheduler
  • R/R studio, SAS experience a plus
  • Presto
  • Hbase
  • Tableau or similar reporting/dash boarding tool
  • Modeling and Data Science background
  • Retail industry background