Sr Software Engineer

  • Competitive
  • Bangalore, Karnataka, India
  • Permanent, Full time
  • IHS Markit
  • 20 Nov 18

Sr Software Engineer

Specific Job Duties:

  • Create and maintain optimal data pipeline architecture.
  • Assemble large, complex data sets that meet functional / non-functional business.
  • Identify, design, and implement internal process improvements: automating manual processes, optimizing data delivery, re-designing infrastructure for greater scalability, etc.
  • Build the infrastructure required for optimal extraction, transformation, and loading of data from a wide variety of data sources using Spark, Scala and Databricks 'big data' technologies.
  • Build analytics tools that utilize the data pipeline to provide actionable insights into customer acquisition, operational efficiency and other key business performance metrics.
  • Work with stakeholders including the Executive, Product, Data and Design teams to assist with data-related technical issues and support their data infrastructure needs.


Mandatory Skills:

  • We are looking for a candidate with 6+ years of experience in a Data Engineer role, who has attained a Graduate degree in Computer Science, Statistics, Informatics, Information Systems or another quantitative field. They should also have experience using the following software/tools.
  • Experience with big data tools: Hadoop, Spark, Scala, Kafka, etc.
  • Experience with relational SQL and NoSQL databases, including MongoDB and Cassandra.
  • Advanced working SQL knowledge and experience working with relational databases, query authoring (SQL) as well as working familiarity with a variety of databases
  • Strong communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Experience performing root cause analysis on internal and external data and processes to answer specific business questions and identify opportunities for improvement.
  • Strong analytic skills related to working with Structured/unstructured datasets.
  • Very good problem solving skills
  • Working knowledge of message queuing, stream processing, and highly scalable 'big data' data stores.
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