EDW DevOps Engineer
Groupon’s mission is to become the daily habit in local commerce and fulfill our purpose of building strong communities through thriving small businesses by connecting people to a vibrant, global marketplace for local services, experiences and goods. In the process, we’re positively impacting the lives of millions of customers and merchants globally. Even with thousands of employees spread across multiple continents, we still maintain a culture that inspires innovation, rewards risk-taking and celebrates success. If you want to take more ownership of your career, then you're ready to be part of Groupon.
Groupon’s Audience Engineering team is looking for a Software Engineer to help us with our mission of connecting and engaging customers with merchants worldwide as part of a rapidly evolving local commerce platform. As a technical contributor, you will help define and build the next generation targeting engine that leverages big data, analytics, algorithms and highly available, real-time distributed system principles.
We're a "best of both worlds" kind of company. We're big enough to have resources and scale, but small enough that a single person has a surprising amount of autonomy and can make a meaningful impact. We're curious, fun, a little intense, and kind of obsessed with helping local businesses thrive. Does that sound like a compelling place to work?
Groupon is looking for a dynamic Sr. Data Engineer with at 6+ years of experience managing large EDW platforms with a large Hadoop footprint. Your primary duties for this would be to manage the Hadoop Administration, Architect solutions for the EDW Engineering teams, work with the analysts and help them with technical solutions related to Hadoop.
You’ll spend time on the following:
Will work on Hadoop environments to build and support including design, capacity planning, cluster set up, performance tuning and monitoring
Strong understanding of Hadoop eco-system such as HDFS, MapReduce, HBase, Pig, Hadoop streaming, Sqoop, Spark/Shark and Hive
Installing, administering, and supporting Linux operating systems and hardware in an enterprise environment
Contribute in typical system administration and programming skills such as storage capacity management, performance tuning.
Setup, configuration and management of security for hadoop clusters.
Manage and monitor Hadoop cluster and platform infrastructure
Automate cluster node provisioning and repetitive tasks.
Manage Hadoop stack support run book.
Responsible for cluster availability and available 24×7 on call support.
Support development and production deployments.
We're excited about you if you have:
BS/MS degree in Computer Science or a related field
Hands on experience in Hadoop and related technology stack.
Experience with disaster recovery and business continuity practice in hadoop stack
Proficient in shell and perl, python scripting
Good understanding and experience with Cloudera Hadoop stack
A deep understanding of Hadoop design principals, cluster connectivity, security and the factors that affect distributed system performance.
Cloudera Certification is a plus.
Strong software development or scripting skills – Java development a plus
Strong knowledge and experience in supporting Linux environments
Good understanding of ETL processes.
Experience maintaining, troubleshooting and setup large clusters.
Experience supporting systems with 24X7 availability requirement
Ability to proactively identify, troubleshoot and resolve live systems issues
Technical documentation skill on supported application and Operational tools.
Strong knowledge in open source monitoring tools and Hadoop monitoring tools.ers
Groupon’s purpose is to build strong communities through thriving small businesses. To learn more about the world’s largest local ecommerce marketplace, click here for the latest Groupon news. Plus, be sure to check out the values that shape our culture, guide our strategy and make our company a great place to work. And just don’t take our word for it. Hear from real Groupon team members and learn more about our employee resource groups. If all of this sounds like something that’s a great fit for you, then click apply and let’s see where this takes us.