Data Engineer

Short Description

Strong code design and implementation skills, together with deep knowledge of big data frameworks (Hadoop/Hive), are critical. Frequent interactions with team members worldwide is essential for timely project completion.

Job Description

Responsibilities
WDC's Quality Organization is seeking a Data Engineer graduate (or 3-5 years of experience) in computer science to join their data analytics team.  Team members work as part of a global engineering team responsible for the reliability of WDC's HDD and SSD products.  Our group in particular uses all available drive data to understand HDD performance and achieve optimal reliability of our drives for each of the many customer environments. The scope of this position includes implementing the user interface and backend data manipulation operations and algorithms required to build tools for product performance characterization.  These tools will be deployed in both our internal engineering data systems as well as in customer environments.  In that capacity, strong code design and implementation skills, together with deep knowledge of big data frameworks (Hadoop/Hive), are critical. Frequent interactions with team members worldwide is essential for timely project completion.
 
Qualifications
 Qualified candidates should have a MS degree in Data Engineering or Computer Science from an accredited university, and have:
 
Required Skills:
  • Expertise in Java/JavaScript, C++
  • Familiar with GO and Python
  • Experience with Linux OS
  • Technical experience in big data (Hadoop/Hive) and cloud computing (AWS) platforms
  • Excellent communication skills (both verbal and writing)
  • Preferred Skills:
  • Web application development
  • Background in Math, Statistics and Machine Learning
  • Experience with SQL databases
  • Experience with Tableau/Spotfire

Data Engineer
Entry level Information Technology Full-time Engineering | Information Technology Hadoop | Data Engineer | Python
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