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Lead Data Engineer

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Lead Data Engineer


Target Enterprise, Inc. is currently seeking a full-time Lead Data Engineer at our offices in Sunnyvale, California. The Lead Data Engineer will be responsible for the development of high performance, distributed computing tasks using Big Data technologies including Hadoop, NoSQL, text mining and other distributed environment technologies based on the needs of the organization. This position requires a Master’s degree or equivalent in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or related field plus three (3) years of related experience. Alternative requirements: will accept a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or related field plus five (5) years related (progressive, post-baccalaureate) experience. Must also have 12 months of demonstrated ability (which may have been gained concurrently) with each of the following: (1) implementing end-to-end software development processes and practices and utilizing agile and scrum methodologies; (2) working with non-technical resources on the team to translate data needs into Big Data solutions using the appropriate tools; (3) working in SQL/NOSQL databases and performance tuning of queries; (4) automation of processes by writing scripts and building monitoring tools; and (5) providing production support for deployment, monitoring and incident management of critical application and database servers. Must have academic coursework in web and data mining, including big data solutions using Hadoop technology and MPP platforms. Must also have experience with design solutions using streaming frameworks including Flume, Distributed file formats including Avro, cross platform service interfaces including Thrift and data formats including JSON. Employer will accept experience gained concurrently. Will accept experience gained before, during or after Master’s program. Please apply online at


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