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Lead Data Platform Engineer - P208720

Riverwoods, IL 60015
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    P208720
\u003Cp\u003EAt Discover, be part of a culture where diversity, teamwork and collaboration reign. Join a company that is just as employee-focused as it is on its customers and is consistently awarded for both. \u003Cstrong\u003EWe\u0027re all about people, and our employees are why Discover is a great place to work. \u003C/strong\u003EBe the reason we help millions of consumers build a brighter financial future and achieve yours along the way with a rewarding career.\u003Cbr\u003E \u003Cbr\u003EWe are seeking bright, talented and driven engineers to join a team of passionate and innovative technologists. In this role, you will experience hands on engineering and administration experience on Discovers next generation platforms supporting the most critical payments applications for all of Discover network brands.\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003EYou will be empowered (yes, empowered) to apply software engineering techniques and discipline to production operations and help us deliver the world\u0027s greatest solutions. You will provide feedback into the architecture and application design for each next generation of Payment Services development. If you are the type of person that loves driving technology problem solving sessions; has a tireless passion to increase the performance, resiliency and availability of IT solutions serving the greatest Customers and Partners in the World.\u003Cbr\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003ETo be successful (and we know you can be), you will need to have a strong IT understanding with work experience in off- and on-premise cloud based and virtual system infrastructure and peripheral services including network, firewall, and database management. We also need you to understand the application development and quality assurance ends of the spectrum as you will need to interface with that crew as well. During problem escalations you are the driver of the team that finds the root cause, restores functionality, and proposes the long term solution.\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003ESounds awesome doesn\u0027t it? We think so but we ultimately need you to make this a reality. You will be exposed to the latest technologies in the Industry while helping us create the next generation of Payment Service solutions. It\u0027s all cutting edge and you have the opportunity to be right in the middle of it. If you\u0027re motivated by leading your work vs. following a checklist, enjoy advocating for and driving change as well as inventing features or projects that solve a business challenge. Join our team.\u003Cbr\u003E \u003Cbr\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003EResponsibilities\u003C/strong\u003E:\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003EContributing member of a high performing engineering and administration team over Critical Hadoop Application clusters.\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003EProvide technical expertise to design efficient engineering solutions for next generation platforms which include the following technologies: (Kafka, Storm, Spark, Solr, Zookeeper, NiFi, HBase, HDFS, HIVE, YARN, Ranger, Knox, Ambari and Kerberos)\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003EBig Data Cluster platform provisioning-administration\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003EBig Data Cluster Resiliency and Performance engineering and administration\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003EBig Data Cluster Security Implementations\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003EBig Data engineering and administration for high availability, replications and disaster recovery solutions\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003EBig Data database engineering and administration\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003ELeverage DevOps techniques and practices to include Continuous Integration, Continuous Deployment test build automation working with key application architects and application developers\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003ELevel 2/3 \u0022go to\u0022 team for operational support\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003EDevelops and leads an Agile team focused on next-generation data and analytic technologies.\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003EProvides technical consulting in support of the creation and enhancement of analytical platforms and tools.\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003EProvides technical consulting to application development teams during application design and development for highly complex and critical data projects.\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003EPartners on a team to deliver data projects, including migration to new data technologies for unstructured, streaming, and high-volume data.\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003EDevelops and deploys big data applications.\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003EBuilds and administers large scale data platforms. Integrates next-generation data analytic tools into the big data ecosystem.\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003EResponsible for supporting the delivery of data-driven platforms and next-generation analytical technologies.\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E#LI-MF1 \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E Minimum Qualifications \u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EAt a minimum, here\u0027s what we need from you:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EBachelor\u0027s Degree in Computer Science, or related field\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E2\u002B years of experience in Data Platform Administration, Engineering, or related field\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EIn lieu of a degree, 6\u002B years of experience in Data Platform Administration, Engineering, or related field\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E Preferred Qualifications \u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EIf we had our say, we\u0027d also look for:\u003Cbr\u003E \u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003E4\u002B years\u0027 experience working with Hadoop Cluster Engineering and Administration\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EA level of hands-on experience working with Kafka, Storm, Spark, Solr, Zookeeper, NiFi, HBase, HDFS, HIVE, YARN, Ranger, Knox, Ambari and Kerberos\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EExperience leveraging DevOps techniques\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E4\u002B years of experience in Data Platform Administration, Engineering, or related field\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003C/p\u003E \u003Cp\u003E The same way we treat our employees is how we treat all applicants - with respect. Discover Financial Services is an equal opportunity employer (EEO is the law). We thrive on diversity \u0026 inclusion. You will be treated fairly throughout our recruiting process and without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status in consideration for a career at Discover. \u003C/p\u003E \u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E

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Posted: 2019-10-11 Expires: 2019-12-12

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