The Big Data Developer will be responsible for development of cutting edge Business Intelligence & Analytics applications leveraging Big Data technologies at Synchrony Financial. The Developer will work across IT and Vendor teams to evaluate innovative technologies, and design disruptive BI & Analytic solutions.
Provide hands-on development for R&D and PoC projects to evaluate, recommend Big Data technologies.
Partner with IT & Business to construct Big Data applications and integrations with internal and external systems including social media, and partner applications.
Build solutions using BI technology with Hadoop, NoSQL, and In-memory Data Grids based on the business requirements.
Build batch and real-time data ingestion mechanisms for Big Data platform.
Build disruptive data visualization applications for traditional and mobile channels.
Build monitoring applications for the Data Platform
Build automation of deployment and configuration using open source frameworks.
Be the SME for Big Data platforms and technologies.
Work collaboratively with vendor partners to define IT development standards, review build artifacts for exceptions and prescribe remediation options for new and existing technologies and solutions.
Candidate Skill Set
Bachelor's degree with minimum 3 years of IT experience in a quantitative field (such as Engineering, Computer Science, Statistics, Econometrics) Or in lieu of Degree, a High School Diploma/GED and 7 years of experience in quantitative field with programming (Java/J2EE) and data management experience
Minimum 2 years of experience in deployment of BI & Analytics solutions using Big Data Technologies (such as - MapReduce, Storm, HBase) in complex large scale environments preferrably (20Tb+)
Minimum 1 year of experience with traditional BI Solution Architecture encompassing - ETL, CEP, DW, BI Reporting (preferably in a Unix/Linux, Oracle environment)