Job title: Business Intelligence Engineer
Job Description Summary:
Does it excite you to work on systems that process billions of dollars in payments per year in 195+ countries? How about making an impact on 140 million+ PayPal users around the world? PayPal Internal Controls team is looking for a talented, creative, and passionate Engineer to design and develop data solutions on one of the largest data platforms in the world. As a self-motivated and enthusiastic member of our team, you will
o Work with extremely talented peers in a fun environment building performance efficient, highly scalable, configurable solutions spanning multiple technologies and platforms – Hadoop, HBase, Teradata, Oracle, Terracotta Server Array (in-memory data management), SAS, Tableau, Microstrategy, Informtica, Golden gate, Kafka etc.
o Partner with Enterprise Services Teams to define, analyze, document their analytical and operational data needs.
o Identify potential solutions, shortlist and compare them. Finalize the solution by collaboration with business.
o Create design documents that describe the functionality, capacity, architecture, and process.
o Develop, test and implement data solutions based on finalized design documents.
o You should be comfortable working in an agile environment and with cross-functional teams, should have appetite to learn and be flexible to pick up new technology.
o Proactively identify potential production issues and recommend and implement solutions.
o Strong understanding of database principles, SQL, and experience working with large databases beyond just data access.
o Experience in working with batch processing/ real-time systems using various open source technologies like Solr, Hadoop, NoSQL, Spark, Pig, Hive, etc.
o Good understanding of algorithms, data structure, and performance
Optimization techniques (performance, scalability, monitoring, etc.)
o Experience with version control systems, particularly GIT
o Implemented complex projects dealing with the considerable data size (PB).
o Experience with open source products.
o In-depth knowledge of Java, Python and Shell scripting.
o Strong analytical and problem solving skills
o Bachelors/Masters Degree in relevant field and 3-5 years programming experience