Senior Analytic Algorithmic Engineer

Senior Analytic Algorithmic Engineer

Job Title: Senior Analytic Algorithmic Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: California
Salary: £150000.00 per annum
Reference: HQ00061474_1504473872
Contact Name: Sam Evans
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 03, 2017 22:24

Job Description

Senior Analytic Algorithmic Engineer Santa Clara

Our Company
My client empowers companies to achieve high-impact business outcomes through analytics. With a powerful combination of Industry expertise and leading hybrid cloud technologies for data warehousing and big data analytics, unleashes the potential of great companies. Partnering with top companies around the world, helps improve customer experience, mitigate risk, drive product innovation, achieve operational excellence, transform finance, and optimize assets. is recognized by media and industry analysts as a future-focused company for its technological excellence, sustainability, ethics, and business value.

My client is looking for either:

A Data Scientist with strong Engineering background who can write code & algorithms & analyst Algorithms


A Software/Data Engineer who can do statistical modelling & Machine Learning

Essential Skills:

- Engineer/Data Scientist
- Machine Learning understanding/experience
- Experience with Algorithms & how to optimize them
- Experience with Distributed Systems

The R&D Labs is seeking an experienced R software developer to join our advanced analytics development group. As a member of the advanced analytics team, the candidate will work in collaboration with other members of the group on design and implementation of R language front end and in-database R capabilities for the Aster massively parallel analytics platform. This will include design and implementation of R packages of wrappers and virtual data frames for Aster analytics functions and tables. Tasks also include the design and implementation of R extensions for pushing parallel R execution in the distributed platform, enabling R functions to run at scale. The candidate will work with data scientists, analytic functions developers, and system engineers on the development of front-end languages support and features.
Conceptualization, design, and implementations of in-database parallel execution of R functions and scripts utilizing Aster's massively parallel platform
· Design and implementation of R packages as client front end & Aster parallel analytics functions
Apply strong software development best practices and discipline to work with cross functional groups to deliver high quality products
Participate in the development of client language API (R, Python, etc.) for applications that drive the distributed cluster processing
Collaborate closely with analytics and platform engineers on features development and performance optimization
Collaborate with data scientists and practitioners to ensure product usability
Build platform-quality code that's well tested and reusable
Simplify complex user flows for analytical and administrative apps
Drive the development and support of key features of the platform front-ends throughout its life cycle, from conception to support and enhancement
Adhere to 's guidelines and design constraints for building reusable and extensible features that utilizes other shared services

Experience, skills, and knowledge requirements
MS degree in computer science, computer engineering or similar technical discipline
6-8 years+ working experience as a Software Engineer using a broad set of programming languages. Java is required.
Experience with large-scale, enterprise Java applications.
Experience in solutions that leverage distributed processing of large data sets (e.g. MapReduce, Hadoop).
Motivated self-starter, with a high capacity for rapid learning and meticulous attention to detail.

Preferred Skills:
Experience in statistics / machine learning.
Experience with graph algorithms
Ph.D. degree

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