New Grad - Big Data Engineer

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Job Description

Job Summary

This role is responsible for providing input on tracks of work to deliver Big Data solutions enabling advanced data science and analytics. This includes working with the team on new Big Data systems for analyzing data; the coding & development of advanced analytics solutions to make/optimize business decisions and processes; integrating new tools to improve descriptive, predictive, and prescriptive analytics. This role contributes to the structured and unstructured Big Data / Data Science tools.



Key Responsibilities

  • Executes basic to moderately complex functional work tracks for the team.
  • Partners with ATSV teams on Big Data efforts.
  • Partners closely with team members on Big Data solutions for our data science community and analytic users.
  • Provides support to team on development of basic to moderately complex technical solutions using Big Data techniques in data & analytics processes.
  • Develops innovative solutions to Big Data issues and challenges within the team
  • Provides support to team on the development of basic to moderately complex prototypes and department applications that integrate big data and advanced analytics to make business decisions.
  • Uses new areas of Big Data technologies, (ingestion, processing, and distribution) that can solve business problems.


Job Qualifications

  • 0 - 2 Years of experience or equivalent skills & ability
  • Bachelors or Master's preferred in a quantitative or scientific field such as computer science, computer engineering or equivalent experience.
  • Understanding of using software development to drive data science & analytic efforts.
  • Experience with database & ETL concepts.
  • Experience with various data types (e.g. Relational, Unstructured, Hierarchical, and Linked "Graph" Data).
  • Experience in working with statistical software such as SAS, SPSS, MatLab, R, CART, etc.
  • Ability to code and develop prototypes in languages such as Python, Perl, Java, C, R, SQL, XSLT.
  • Ability to communicate and present technical topics to technical audiences.


The candidate(s) offered this position will be required to submit to a background investigation, which includes a drug screen.

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