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We are actively seeking a great Lead Big Data Engineer who is interested in joining our growing projects for one of the biggest IT companies. Come be a part of our bright engineering team. We offer open communication, empowerment, innovation, and a customer-centric culture.

You will be involved in the process of development of the Big Data ecosystem for gathering and analyzing data on customer behavior and getting business meaningful insights out of it.
Software stack:
- SQL, Scala, Python
- Spark, Airflow, Hadoop (Hive)
- Github
- AWS, Google Cloud: Storage, DataProc, DataFlow, PubSub, BigQuery, BigTable

Software stack:
  • SQL, Scala, Python
  • Spark, Hadoop
  • Github
  • Google Cloud (GCP): Storage, DataProc, DataFlow, PubSub. Big Query, Big Table
  • Leading the Team of Big Data Developers
  • Participate in the design and development of high-performance business applications, from requirements analysis to production
  • Constantly improve software quality (evaluate and incorporate new libraries, tools, and technologies; code reviews; refactoring; testing; etc.)
  • Analyze and improve application performance
  • Search for simple and robust solutions to complex tasks
  • Work in an Agile methodology environment where innovation, teamwork, and creativity are the keys to success
  • Collaborate with a team of developers, QA engineers, analysts
  • Commercial Big Data experience
  • Good self and team management skills and ability to deliver functionality e2e
  • Strong communication and problem-solving skills
  • 3+ years in Python Software Development
  • Strong SQL (BigQuery)
  • GCP + Airflow (python) 
  • Understanding of building ETL processes on Hadoop and Spark
  • 1+ years in Scala Software Development will be a plus 
  • Education in Computer Science or similar theoretical knowledge in CS: algorithms and complexity estimation, data structures, operating systems, programming languages
  • Understanding of distributed architectures and scalability principles
  • Knowledge of Linux/Unix-based operating systems (bash/ssh/ps/grep etc.)
  • Understanding of SDLC and Agile methodologies in particular
  • Experience with unit and integration testing
  • Desire and ability to quickly learn new tools and technologies
  • Ability to proactively identify and solve engineering problems
  • Good interpersonal communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Fluent English
  • Ability to travel to the USA for business trips

We offer:

  • Opportunity to work on bleeding-edge projects
  • Work with a highly motivated and dedicated team
  • Competitive salary
  • Flexible schedule
  • Medical insurance
  • Benefits program
  • Social package - medical insurance, sports
  • Corporate social events
  • Professional development opportunities

About us:

Grid Dynamics is the engineering services company known for transformative, mission-critical cloud solutions for retail, finance and technology sectors. We architected some of the busiest e-commerce services on the Internet and have never had an outage during the peak season. Founded in 2006 and headquartered in San Ramon, California with offices throughout the US and Eastern Europe, we focus on big data analytics, scalable omnichannel services, DevOps, and cloud enablement.


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