• United States Of America, Usa
  • Save Job
  • 4 - 7 Years
  • Posted : above 1 month

Job Description:

Senior Data Engineer

Location Chicago, IL, US

Company Nielsen

Senior Data Engineer - 41803

Technology and Engineering - USA Chicago, Illinois

Senior Data Engineer - Chicago, IL


Around here were all numbers people, but its the 1s and 0s behind our data that make what we do possible Software engineers strike a balance between precision and disruption, between reliability and innovation Nielsen is a tech company backed by nearly a century of forward momentum to show the world whats nextand we couldnt have done it without our engineers

In this role, you will be working alongside data scientists and engineers within Nielsens Marketing Effectiveness business, to build a data platform on AWS to ingest data from external sources and perform ETL tasks The role requires you to have experience working with large datasets with complex schemas, a can-do approach towards automation, with an emphasis on the implementation of best practice cloud security principles


Identify, design, and implement process improvements automating manual processes, optimizing for usability, re-designing for greater scalability
Collaborate with product and technology teams to design and validate the capabilities of the data platform
Develop, implement and maintain good programming standards and practices across the ecosystem
Experience building and optimizing data pipelines in a distributed environment
Experience supporting and working with cross-functional teams
Excellent communication skills and the ability to present complex ideas in a clear and concise manner to a variety of audiences


4 years of advanced working knowledge of SQL, Python, and Spark
2 years of experience with using a broad range of AWS technologies - S3, Lambda, Glue, Athena, IAM, SQS, CloudWatch, CloudFormation
Experience with the Hadoop ecosystem
Proficiency working in Linux environment
Experience using tools such as Git/Bitbucket, Jenkins/CodeBuild, CodePipeline
Experience with platform monitoring and alerts tools
The training to back your work a masters degree, bachelors degree, or, as we recognize there isnt one formula for success, equivalent work experience


Were in tune with what the world is watching, buying, and everything in between If you can think of it, were measuring it We sift through the small stuff and piece together big pictures to provide a comprehensive understanding of whats happening now and whats coming next for our clients Todays data is tomorrows marketplace revelation

We like to be in the middle of the action Thats why you can find us at work in over 100 countries From global industry leaders to small businesses, consumer goods to media companies, we work with them all Were bringing in data 24/7 and the possibilities are endless See whats next with us at Nielsen careersnielsencom

Nielsen is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action-Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability status, age, marital status, protected veteran status or any other protected class

Job Type Regular

Primary Location Chicago,Illinois

Secondary Locations , , ,

Travel No

Nearest Major Market Chicago

Profile Summary:

Employment Type : Full Time
Eligibility : Any Graduate
Industry : Research/Surveyor/MR
Functional Area : IT Software : Software Products & Services
Role : Software Engineer
Salary : As per Industry Standards
Deadline : 09th Feb 2020

Key Skills:

Company Profile:

Nielsen Research Ltd Coarfix

Salary trends based on over 1 crore profiles

View Salaries

All rights reserved © 2018 Wisdom IT Services India Pvt. Ltd DMCA.com Protection Status