Big Data Engineer- E4076

United States

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Nisum is a leading global digital commerce firm headquartered in California, with services spanning digital strategy and transformation, insights and analytics, blockchain, business agility, and custom software development. Founded in 2000 with the customer-centric motto “Building Success Together®,” Nisum has grown to over 1,800 professionals across the United States, Chile,Colombia, India, Pakistan and Canada. A preferred advisor to leading Fortune 500 brands, Nisum enables clients to achieve direct business growth by building the advanced technology they need to reach end customers in today’s world, with immersive and seamless experiences across digital and physical channels.

What You'll Do

  • You’ll be analyzing highly complex business requirements and generating technical specifications to design or redesign complex software components and applications. You’ll be an expert technical resource for modeling, simulation, and analysis efforts. You will leverage industry best practices to design, test, implement and support a solution while assuring security, compliance, and quality requirements are met for reinforced areas. We’re looking for someone that is flexible and thrives in an evolving environment and can adapt to change quickly and adjust work accordingly in a positive manner. Additional responsibilities include:
  • Actively interface with other teams to gather requirements, design, code, debug, document, and implement solutions using cloud tools 
  • Be able to self-manage and required to lead projects with some client-facing responsibilities
  • Highly motivated self-starter, detail and quality oriented able to work independently
  • Champion and manage new initiatives to completion to improve and streamline operational processes and maximize system resources
  • Resolve complex problems that have implications beyond your own area
  • Capable of working proficiently at both the strategic and tactical aspects of a project
  • Strong communication skills when responding to internal and external partners
  • Provide support for applications in the production environment, as needed.
  • Monitor and manage the backup and Disaster Recovery processes
  • Create key performance metrics, measuring the utilization, performance, and overall health of the environment.
  • Report utilization and performance metrics to user communities
  • Develop and maintain operational best practices for the smooth operation of the data analytics environment

What You Know

  • Hands-on programming experience in any one or more programming languages like Java, Scala, or Python
  • Good experience with Distributed systems like Hadoop, HDFs, and No SQL databases
  • Experience in Spark, Hive, or Presto
  • Experience with AWS cloud services: EC2, EMR, Athena
  • Experience with AWS S3, Dynamo DB, RDS
  • Hands-on experience with AWS Lambdas
  • Designing and developing dashboards using Splunk
  • Competent in design/implementation for reliability, availability, scalability, and performance
  • Excellent problem-solving skills to perform root cause analysis on internal and external data and processes to answer specific business questions and identify opportunities for improvement
  • #Li-Remote


  • BS required in Computer Science or relevant area required.
  • MS in Computer Science or Information Systems preferred.
Nisum is an Equal Opportunity Employer and we are proud of our ongoing efforts to foster diversity and inclusion in the workplace.

* Salary range is an estimate based on our salary survey 💰

Tags: Athena AWS Big Data Blockchain Computer Science Data Analytics Distributed Systems EC2 Hadoop HDFS Python Scala Security Spark Splunk SQL

Perks/benefits: Flex hours

Regions: Remote/Anywhere North America
Country: United States
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