Experian DataLabs is a R&D unit at Experian formed with the focus on research and development of innovative solutions by applying Machine Learning, big data technology, and vast amount of data assets Experian has and may acquire. Experian® is a global leader in providing information, analytical tools and marketing services to organizations and consumers to help manage the risk and reward of commercial and financial decisions. Using our comprehensive understanding of individuals, markets and economies, we help organizations find, develop and manage customer relationships to make their businesses more profitable.
The Software Engineer will be concentrating on prototyping and developing new analytical solutions/platforms, including to build tools and develop processes. The solutions normally will leverage modern big data software stacks such as Cassandra, Spark, Solr, and mongDB, etc. They will be tasked to utilize their software development skills to prototype and design solutions based on business requirements. The Software Engineer will need to make recommendations on approaches, evaluate various solutions, and deploy prototypes developed in the Lab into production. The position will require that the candidate learn to work with large datasets, which is not a requirement before starting the job. We have found that candidates with strong programming skills end up being strong contributors in this environment. The candidate must be detail oriented, curious, and able to adapt to business problems in different industries. The candidate must be able to balance multiple concurrent projects, have the ability to prioritize projects, anticipate obstacles, and make high quality deliveries on an aggressive schedule. The candidate must also be a team player that is self-motivated and has excellent communication skills.
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United States-California-San Diego
07/10/2017, 3:50:33 PM