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Data Engineering Manager @ Big Data Technologies

Data Engineering Manager @ Big Data Technologies

Job ID 
613423
Location 
IN-TS-Hyderabad
Posted Date 
02-02-2018
Company 
Amazon Dev Center India - Hyderabad
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Job Description

To apply for this opportunity, send your updated resume to chigurp@amazon.com

We are seeking a Data Engineering Manager who is driven, focused, and passionate about leading a team of data engineers who architect the next generation Data Warehouse for Amazon.com. Within the data warehouse community, the Amazon DW & BI team represents an elite squad dedicated to pushing the technology and boundaries farther than any other company. Our plans focus on delivering timely and actionable information to the business who utilizes this technology as a competitive advantage in analyzing and understanding consumer behavior, sales trends and unique opportunities within the web community.

Some of the problems we need to solve in this space are: humongous scale and volumes of data and resource management for millions of jobs on hundreds of clusters, data distribution and synchronization of hundreds of datasets across hundreds of clusters, and ensuring that those millions of jobs are executed and completed on set SLAs.

You will lead a team focused on driving and executing challenging data engineering problems to our customers and build next generation data platform for amazon.com. Primary responsibilities will include managing a team of data engineers, interviewing, training and building a strong team, ongoing development of standard operating procedures and accountability for setting and meeting DW goals. You will clearly articulate, through data, productivity gains achieved. An ideal candidate for this role will have prior experience managing multiple customer-facing teams, lot of experience in hetergeneous technologies in DW space (map/reduce, columnar DBs etc) and will be capable of technical deep-dives yet verbally and cognitively agile enough to participate in strategy discussions with Amazon's senior management team.

Basic Qualifications

  • Qualified candidates should have a Bachelors or Masters degree in computer science, MIS, or a related field.
  • The candidate should have at least 8 years of management experience in a production environment, strong technical and analytical aptitude and excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Strong understanding of scaling, performance and scheduling.
  • Should have a good grasp of SQL and Map Reduce technologies.

Preferred Qualifications

  • The candidate's previous experience should also include exposure to very large databases, knowledge in OLAP, and BI tools.
  • Big Data experience in terms of structured data.
  • Retail or internet experience is a plus.