Big Data Engineer

Company Description

When you choose your next move do it strategically, wisely and stick to the facts

Covnertro was founded in 2009 by 4 serial entrepreneurs that did it 5 times. We’ve been working with big data technologies since 2009, since we’re flexible and capable of choosing the right technology for the right problem. We’ve been acquired 2.5 years ago for 101MM $ since we’re a strategic asset to AOL and AOL keeps investing in us. We 2x our size and 5x our revenues since the acquisition.

Using big data algorithms, we help companies optimize their marketing ROI by pinpointing which elements of their online and offline campaign mixes are actually delivering.

Job Description

Convertro is looking for you!

Engineer with experience building analytical systems in Map Reduce, Hadoop, Hbase, or similar distributed systems programming. You will improve the scalability, flexibility, and stability of our existing Hadoop architecture as well as help develop our next generation data analytics platform. You will rapidly create prototypes and quickly iterate to a stable, production-quality release candidate.



Dedication to delivering world-class products that do not fail.

Experience or desire to work in agile & collaborative environment.

Good communication skills, work well on a team.

Relentlessly resourceful and scrappy; you thrive in an early stage environment

Expert in C, C++, or Java.

Experience with source code control (SVN or Mercurial).

Strong desire to learn new technologies rapidly and evaluate them critically.


Fluent in shell scripting.

Fluent in scripting languages like Python, Ruby, Perl.

Experience with Apache Hadoop and Pig.

Experience with Vertica or other column-oriented database.

Experience in Amazon EC2.

Additional Information

EEO/AA Women, Minorities, Veterans, Individuals with Disabilities Employer: AOL offers a competitive salary and benefits package, including 401(k) match and performance bonus. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, and will not be discriminated against based on, race, gender, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability or other protected category.

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