Big Data Analytics Engineer

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States
Software and Services

Summary

Posted: Aug 30, 2018
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number: 114216049
The Interactive Media Group at Apple is looking for a highly motivated data analyst. You will be a critical part of a team focused on Big Data analytics applications for technologies such as CoreMedia and FaceTime and their underlying networking architecture.

Key Qualifications

  • You have an understanding of and passion for statistical data analysis
  • You have experience in building large scale real-world backend and middle-tier systems in Java and/or Scala
  • You have an understanding of scaling Big Data applications
  • You have a knowledge of Hadoop, Spark, Hbase, Zookeeper
  • You have an understanding of R or other statistical computing packages (commons-math)
  • You are an agile software development experience
  • You have an excellent problem solving and communication skills with both technical and non-technical audiences
  • You are a highly motivated, self-directed, fast learner
  • You have excellent judgment and integrity with the ability to make timely and sound decisions
  • You have an ability to stay focused and prioritize a heavy workload while achieving extraordinary quality
  • You are upbeat, adaptable, and results oriented with a positive attitude

Description

You’ll be asked to create and implement solutions to help collect and analyze various data sets for troubleshooting and improving how our software behaves in real-world situations

Education & Experience

BA/BS in CS or equivalent work history

Additional Requirements

  • Programming skills in JRuby and JavaScript
  • Knowledge of C/C++/Objective-C a plus
  • Experience with any major Ruby web framework (Sinatra, Rails) a plus
  • Familiarity with Test Driven Development a plus
  • Familiarity with HTML, CSS, and Javascript a plus
  • Knowledge of data mining and visualization of large data sets a plus