Cisco Big Data Developer (Spark, Kafka, Hadoop) @ WebEx Data Platform in Milpitas, California

Big Data Developer (Spark, Kafka, Hadoop) @ WebEx Data Platform

  • Location: Milpitas, California, US

  • Additional Location(s) NA

  • Area of Interest Engineer - Software

  • Job Type Professional

  • Technology Interest Big Data, Analytics, Cloud and Data Center

  • Job Id 1223875

What You'll Do?

As a Big Data Engineer of the Portals and Data Analytics Engineering team, you will have a unique opportunity to use your creativity in cloud infrastructure to develop our new Spark Data Platform and Big Data analytics applications being utilized to perform real-time operational analytics for our WebEx data center infrastructure.

We are seeking a talented, self-motivated, and highly creative software engineer to join our team to develop new big data platform project.

  • Work with engineering team to assist with the development of our large-scale WebEx Spark Data Platform and real-time streaming analytics including date pipelines using Java, Kafka, Scala, Apache Spark, and HadoopWork on our large-scale data platform, build, manage or monitor them.

  • Works closly with global team on engagements by estimating the complexity and duration of technical tasks; and providing business value justification and risk evaluation

Who You'll Work With?

The Cloud Collaboration Technology Group (CCTG) is a $1B business unit that develops primarily cloud based collaboration software solutions, and is an integral part of the $4.4B Collaboration portfolio at Cisco, which is investing heavily to transform the future of collaboration experiences for our end users. CCTG’s vision is to be the recognized industry leader in the Cloud Collaboration market as well as to be the industry beacon that attracts top talent. Our strategy is to sustain innovation in our current $1B product line, and to develop innovative new products for the future that expand and positively disrupt our market. We will do all of this, and build a next generation cloud platform with APIs and an ecosystem that deliver tangible business outcomes enabling our customers to get more jobs done!

Who You Are?

You possess a good understanding of data analytics best practices, including skills such as data modeling, data cleaning, data mining, machine learning and data visualization.

  • A minimum of 3-5 years hands-on experience developing and integrating Big Data applications with strong expertise in Java programming, Scala, Spark, Kafka and/or other Big Data eco components

  • Data storage – experienced in implementing Big Data technologies successfully in an enterprise.

  • Knowledge discovery – advanced knowledge in entity and relationship extraction from unstructured data - ETL

  • Data governance – experienced in developing and integrating software allowing for flexible and scalable data transformation with data quality controls.

  • Data analytics – strong backgrounds in statistics, machine learning and similar technologies.

  • Data visualization – knowledge of tools that are cost-effective and make it easy for end users to better understand and produce reports and graphs.

  • Hadoop Administration - Contribute to the evolving architecture to meet growth requirements for scaling, reliability, performance and security.

  • Flexible, Self-motivated, problem solver who can work both individually as well as an effective Team player with excellent attention to detail and great interpersonal skills (both verbal and written)

Please Note: This is a full time Cisco exempt position and C2C candidates are not being considered at this time. INTERNS are currently not being considered for this role.

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