Senior Data Engineer

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Proofpoint, Inc.
Engineer, Architecture, Computer
Full Time
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

It's fun to work in a company where people truly BELIEVE in what they're doing!

We're committed to bringing passion and customer focus to the business.

The Role

When you hear "Big Data", do you think "the bigger the better"? Do you enjoy tackling hard problems working together with a top notch team? Are you obsessed with squeezing all the performance you can out of a system in oder to provide a mind blowing experience to the user? If so, we are looking for you. We need a Senior Data Engineer that is a cloud computing, web-scale and beyond, code ninja who will work on a cross-functional team to help uncover cyber threat information hidden in large amounts of data from various sources. Your primary focus will be in applying your software skills to build out the product and product execution platform that can injest insane amounts of data in near real time.

Your day-to-day

  • Defining and implementing data ingest and real time predictive analytic platform
  • Recommending and driving architecture around selected Iaas and Paas platform
  • Keenly aware of performance implications of design and implementation choices and act as a champion on the team for reaching "I can't believe it runs that fast" performance
  • Working closely with Data Scientists to advise on implementation of models for predictive analytics


What you bring to the team
  • Seven to twelve years experience building cloud services, distributed systems, big data systems
  • Proficiency in distributed computing principles
  • Experience in utilizing compute at scale platform, tools and languages, e.g. MapReduce, Stream Processing, In-Memory Computing, Lambda Architecture, Kappa Architecture, etc.
  • Experience utilizing NoSql
  • Experience with ML Frameworks, e.g. Mahout, SparkML, etc.
  • Great communication and collaboration skills
  • BS Degree in Computer Sciences (or related technical degree with industry experience)


#LI-PH1

If you like wild growth and working with happy, enthusiastic over-achievers, you'll enjoy your career with us!


Company Information

Proofpoint, Inc. (NASDAQ: PFPT) is a leading cybersecurity company that protects organizations’ greatest assets and biggest risks: their people. With an integrated suite of cloud-based solutions, Proofpoint helps companies around the world stop targeted threats, safeguard their data, and make their users more resilient against cyber attacks. Leading organizations of all sizes, including more than half of the Fortune 1000, rely on Proofpoint for people-centric security and compliance solutions that mitigate their most critical risks across email, the cloud, social media, and the web.
Dice Id : RTL542869
Position Id : R1000
Originally Posted : 2 months ago

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