Senior Database Developer - Analytics

Database, Developer, Research, API, Computer, Engineering, SQL, Performance, Embedded, Python, Apache
Full Time
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Job Description

Senior Database Developer - Analytics

Job Description

About Us CoStar Group (NASDAQ: CSGP) is the leading provider of commercial real estate information, analytics, and online marketplaces. At CoStar, we're in the business of equipping our clients with what they need to succeed. We create opportunity through a combination of reliable tools, resources, and deep understanding on over 5 million commercial real estate properties in today's market. Starting our fourth decade, CoStar Group has more than 120 offices in the United States, Canada and Europe. In 2017, CoStar was named to Fortune Magazine's 100 Fastest Growing Companies, Forbes' World's Most Innovative Growth Company and Forbes' Fast Tech 25.
The Analytics team is responsible for the development of CoStar's customer-facing Real Estate Analytics products. We think big, creating innovative data-intensive applications that take the vast amount of data collected by our CoStar Research teams to create a fast, reliable and intuitive analytics platform for our customers. We are a collaborative group with a mix of big data, API/platform and front-end skills, and we are growing rapidly to help invent the future of Real Estate Analytics.
Skills & Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree, preferably in Computer Science/Engineering.
  • 5+ years in SQL Server development in a large-scale enterprise application environment, including:
    • Stored procedure and query development
    • Performance tuning, indexing techniques, and materialized views
    • Schema design
    • Data integration using SQL Server Integration Services or equivalent
  • Some experience with:
    • SQL Server Availability Groups
    • Columnstore design, loading, and analysis
    • Replication and bulk data propagation techniques
    • SQL Server Reporting Services
  • Related Skills a plus:
    • AWS or Azure Database Services
    • Embedded Python and R scripting in SQL Server stored procedures
    • Experience with Apache Spark
    • Experience with data science workflow and tools (SciKit, Numpy, Tensorflow)
About the Role We are looking for experienced Database Developers to join our team and help us build the next generation of Analytics tools at CoStar. We have the industry's largest set of Commercial Real Estate property data, which lets us create innovative products while solving challenging data engineering problems such as high-volume data ingestion, data cleansing, real-time modeling/publication, and high-performance, high-availability consumption of all this information. This role will collaborate closely with technical leadership, product owner and other developers, while also giving you independence and ownership of your work. As a senior member of the group, you will have the opportunity to help drive the technical strategy and architecture of our platform.
Responsibilities include:
  • Designing, building, testing and deploying scalable, reusable and maintainable applications that handle large amounts of data.
  • Taking full ownership of your work, from development and testing, to eventual deployment and support in production.
  • Collaborating with other engineers, product owners, designers, and leadership.
  • Becoming a trusted team member in matters of technical architecture, design and code.
  • Advocating for evolution and improvement - both technical and non-technical - within our teams. Includes new tech, tools and best practices.
  • Gaining a deep understanding of the CoStar business, including the Analytic products.


CoStar Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer; we maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing
Dice Id : 10100023
Position Id : R21053
Originally Posted : 2 months ago
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