23 days old

Data Engineer

Durham, NC 27709
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At IBM, work is more than a job - it's a calling: To build. To design. To code. To consult. To think along with clients and sell. To make markets. To invent. To collaborate. Not just to do something better, but to attempt things you've never thought possible. To lead in this new era of technology and solve some of the world's most challenging problems.

Your Role and Responsibilities
IBM will not be providing visa sponsorship for this position now or in the future. Therefore, in order to be considered for this position, you must have the ability to work without a need for current or future visa sponsorship.

This position offers an opportunity to work for an organization responsible for engineering and operating an Analytics Platform for The Weather Company's Consumer Product, Business to Business, and Watson Advertising Divisions. We have a fast-paced transformation to expand our Analytical Offerings to include more B2C and B2B big-data analytics products. Our Analytics Cloud Platform encompasses highly scalable 24x7 Data Ingestion and Big-Data Analytics that includes Predictive Models. In this Data Engineer role, you will provide scientific leadership and execution to support our business products and services!

Communicate work to and Receive feedback by technical and non-technical audiences
Work with business partners to develop strategies and value from our datasets
Implement scalable cutting-edge solutions with machine learning and models
Develop POCs with quick turnaround to suffice the needs of business stakeholders
Leverage data management processes, available infrastructures, and API tools to develop codebases and solutions
Collaborate with engineers, stakeholders, and other team members to establish an analytics platform or/and standard procedures for use across the business

The Ideal Candidate has strong knowledge, deep experience, or/and superb potential in the following aspects.


Required Technical and Professional Expertise
  • Algorithm Development in main languages to our business (Python or Scala)
  • Machine-learning Techniques (e.g., clustering, decision trees, nearest-neighbors, support vector
  • Statistical Methods (e.g., correlations and regressions, anova, resampling, effect size) classifiers, ensemble methods, collaborative filtering)
  • Durable Passion to apply data analytics to solve diverse problems
  • Problem-Solving Intellect, particularly challenging real-world problems
  • Hypothesis-driven Research (make and test hypothesis; implement experiments)
  • Communication and Interpersonal Skills

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
  • Bachelor's degree with significant concentration in a quantitative field
  • Demonstrated Skill in AWS, NoSQL Systems, or/and Spark especially is a big plus
  • Algorithm Development in additional languages (e.g., R, Java, Javascript, Bash Scripts)


About Business Unit
Chief Information Officer (CIO) owns IBMs IT strategy and provides the tools, workstations, devices, and infrastructure that IBMers use to do their jobs every day. Put simply, our mission is to create a productive environment for IBM's 365,000 worldwide employees. Join us as we lead with design to drive simplicity and ease of use, engineering the systems that run the business, and innovating to transform the business.

Your Life @ IBM
What matters to you when youre looking for your next career challenge?

Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world. What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.

Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.

About IBM
IBMs greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.

Location Statement
For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.

Being You @ IBM
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.



  • Computers Software and Hardware
Posted: 2019-12-25 Expires: 2020-01-24

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