Acxiom Senior Software Engineer in Austin, Texas
Job Description Summary
So what’s our story? We believe our value is in helping our clients do something they never dreamed possible. Giving them that certain moment when clarity becomes confidence. Finding a whole new customer segment. Reaching everyone who needs to be reached. Understanding those tiny market nuances. There’s more, of course, but these are the kinds of things that make the difference to our clients – the things that help them sleep at night.
Are you self-motivated with a proven track record of delivering results? Do you have a demonstrated ability to think strategically in complex situations, motivate and mobilize resources, and deliver over the top results? This Big Data Engineer role will be provide the opportunity to do all of the above while driving architecture design, data modeling, and implementation of Big Data platform and analytic applications.
What you will do:
Fulfill requests from the product team such as building upon our Acxiom Unified Data Layer(UDL) product base, optimizing data processing via Spark/Scala, researching new innovation ideas.
Optionally solve additional challenges in our service tier in NodeJS
Write spark jobs and components in Scala programming language
Work in an agile teaming environment
Consistently provides proven, formal mentorship
Regularly lead self and others and/or established as Product SME and/or established as specialist
Understands how whole picture aligns to overall Acxiom strategy
Works with product manager to maximize the components ROI
Expected more thought leadership
Have a broad understanding of the external events that may impact applications or systems (networking, operations, etc.)
What you will need:
5+ years experience in Big Data Hadoop, Hive and Spark with hands on expertise in design and implementation of high data volume solution
Good knowledge of configuring Spark and working on multi node clusters and distributed data processing framework.
Hands on knowledge of Big Data Analytics and Predictive Analytics
Extremely agile with good knowledge of relational DWs as well as NoSQL DBs like, MongoDB etc.,
Strong in Spark Scala pipelines (both ETL & Streaming)
Proficient in Spark architecture
Cloud developer experience in leading cloud providers (AWS, Azure, GCP)
Strong development skills in Node.js for REST apis
Experience with real-time data ingestion using streaming technologies such as Kafka and Kinesis.
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Acxiom is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer (AA/EOE/W/M/Vet/Disabled) and does not discriminate in recruiting, hiring, training, promotion or other employment of associates or the awarding of subcontracts because of a person's race, color, sex, age, religion, national origin, protected veteran, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetics or other protected status.
Who is Acxiom?
We are leaders in helping brands achieve the number one mantra for every business – know your customer. For fifty years, we’ve helped marketers deal with a fast-changing future of growing channels, data and technology. By understanding the customer, marketers can communicate with relevance everywhere and drive better customer experiences that build a better brand and, in turn, better business.
We’re one of the marketing industry’s most experienced, respected and forward-thinking leaders. For nearly fifty years, we’ve helped the world’s best marketers understand their customers so that they can reach people with relevance rather than randomness. Our products and solutions form the data foundation that make it possible for marketers to drive better customer experiences and meaningful interactions at scale across every channel.
Our job opportunities will give you the opportunity to showcase your talents, grow your skills, and expose you to cutting-edge technologies, whether you’re an engineer, developer, products guru, systems and security expert, sales and consulting executive, or an intern looking to gain real experience with a company that will make you stand out.
At Acxiom, our values begin with our associates, who are the single most important driver of our success. We’re looking to hire people who share our core values: collaboration, excellence, innovation, a focus on outcomes, and being empowered to make and own decisions that benefit our clients and our company. Our values represent our brand promise – to our clients and to our associates – and define our company culture.
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