Do you like big data? Like really big data? Like multi-petabyte data sets with billions of rows? Do you like the idea of pulling, pushing, slicing, and dicing this data in real-time using using Hadoop, Hbase, Hive and more? Now let’s add some intelligence to the mix using machine learning, data mining, and predictive analytics and shazam - you have the underpinnings of the newly formed Demand Generation team @WalmartLabs.
We sit at the intersection of big data, predictive analytics, and Walmart's trillion-dollar bottom line as we leverage multiple data sources and apply sophisticated machine learning and data mining algorithms to determine, in close to real time, how, when, where, and for how much we can acquire customers across the multitude of online and offline acquisition channels : SEM, SEO, search, email, social, display, etc.
-build, release, automate and configure developer-ready code and systems into production environments
-design, develop, operate and administer multiple production systems and tools
-work with Hadoop / MapReduce and large-scale Analytics systems that are capable of ingesting, managing, storing and analyzing hundreds of terabytes of data
-be excited about making an immediate impact on a global scale
The Desired Skill-Sets
-a BS/MS/PhD in a technical field (CS, EE, etc.)
-advanced scripting skills in at least one of the following: Perl, Python,Shell or Bash and willingness to learn new technologies
-strong DB skills are a must, should be very strong with SQL queries
-the eagerness to change the world in a huge way by being a self-motivated learner and builder