Associate Data & Analytics SWE - Big Data Systems for AI 2019 National

Job Title: 
Associate Data & Analytics SWE - Big Data Systems for AI 2019 National
Job Type: 
Full Time
Qualifications/Job Description: 

• Rapidly prototype, implement, and optimize architectures to tackle the Big Data and Data Science needs for a variety of Fortune 1000 corporations and other major organizations.
• Develop modular code base to solve "real" world problems and conduct regular peer code reviews to ensure code quality and compliance following best practices in the industry.
• Work in cross-disciplinary teams with KPMG industry experts to understand client needs and ingest rich data sources (social media, news, internal/external documents, emails, financial data, and operational data).
• Research, experiment, and utilize leading Big Data methodologies (Hadoop, Spark, Kafka, Netezza, SAP HANA, and Amazon Web Services) with cloud/on premise/hybrid hosting solutions. Providing expert documentation and operating guidance for users at all levels.
• Help drive the process for pursuing innovations, target solutions, and extendable platforms for Lighthouse, KPMG, and client while promoting KPMG brand in the broader data analytics community.
• Participate in developing and presenting thought leadership, and assist in ensuring that the Lighthouse technology stack incorporates and is optimized for using specific technologies.

• Bachelors, Master's or PhD degree from an accredited college/university in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related field.
• 1 year of relevant software development experience in multiple programming languages and technologies preferred; preferably related to professional services.
• Market-leading fluency in several programming languages (Python, Scala, or Java), with the ability to pick up new languages and technologies quickly; understanding of cloud and distributed systems principles (load balancing, networks, scaling, in-memory vs. disk, etc.); and experience with large-scale big data methods (MapReduce, Hadoop, Spark, Hive, Impala, or Storm). Full-stack development capability is preferred.
• Experience with: object-oriented design, coding, and testing patterns; as well as engineering (commercial or open source) software platforms and large-scale data infrastructures. Understand programming methodologies (version control, testing, QA) and development methodologies (Waterfall and Agile).
• Familiarity with: different architecture patterns of development (Event Driven, SOA, micro services, functional programming, Lambda, etc.); working under Unix/Linux environment or .NET; and source code management systems (GIT and SVN).
• Ability to work with other technical team members to assess needs, provide assistance, and resolve technical problems.
• Ability to travel up to 80% of the time.
• Targeted graduation Fall 2018 through Summer 2019

Work Authorization

Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States without the need for visa sponsorship now or in the future.

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How To Apply: 
To apply: Application Deadline: 2/10/2019
Contact Name: 
Emilie Schneider
Start Date: 
Monday, June 3, 2019