Data Infrastructure Engineering Manager

Palo Alto, CA, US

Job Description / Skills Required

Work cooperatively with product management, development teams and Network Operations to define and deliver successful technical solutions, architecture improvements and technical reviews.
Lead the development of the high quality enterprise level data lake, analytical data store and define the vision for the data streaming/processing for Groupon to build scalable and reliable data solutions
Define the Operational Excellence and develop the Operational Readiness to be reviewed in the areas of the Big data platform.
Working knowledge of the overall Hadoop and Kafka eco-system.  
Requirements
8+ years of experience in software development and in that 3+ years of experience as technical manager or a technical lead
5+ years of experience developing big data based applications working with technologies including Hadoop, Storm, Hive, Hbase, splunk, Kafka, Spark, data architecture, etc.
5+ years of experience with all of the following: Data warehousing (preferably with web/mobile consumer data), Agile, Java, Javascript, SQL, Unix
Ability to evaluate the risks and strong decision making skills in a fast moving environment.
BS in Computer Science or other technical field.

Groupon provides a global marketplace where people can buy just about anything, anywhere, anytime. We’re enabling real-time commerce across an expanding range of categories including local businesses, travel destinations, consumer products, and live or lively events. At the same time, we are providing advertising options and tools that merchants can use to grow and manage their businesses. Culturally, we believe that great people make great companies and that starting with the customer and working backward moves us forward. Community matters to us on an internal, local and global scale—it’s fundamental to our company’s growth and to the well-being of the world at large. We also value self-awareness, candor, lunch and WiFi. If we match with you, please apply to join us.

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