Data Architect

Data Architect

Mountain View, CA 94039 2016-11-03 - –

Intuit Intuit

Description Come join Intuit as a Architect in the Intuit Data Engineering and Analytics group. We are looking for creative problem solvers with a passion for product and technology, who are looking to have fun and changing the world in the process.

About Intuit Data Engineering and Analytics (IDEA)

We care about making a difference in our customers’ lives with data.

Concretely, go about achieving that in three different ways:
We build awesome data products for Intuit: a/b testing, user segmentation, big data crunching, analytics services (funnel analysis, path analysis etc), personalization and recommendation, the Intuit commerce graph, lending, cross-Intuit product recommendation apps etc.

Quickly become leaders in the data space: data engineering, data science, and data products, contribute to open-source heavily.

Intuit is transitioning from a product company to a technology company. We are revolutionizing engineering, data driven decision making, and building products at Intuit. We are leading by example and deep partnership with all Intuit product teams.

Responsibilities:
W ork diligently in and contribute to a fun, fast-paced, motivating and rewarding environment

Collaborate with others across the business to understand our customers needs and develop solutions for important problems

Design, document and help in implementing solutions that meet business, functional and nonfunctional requirements, and standards

Document and communicate design docs and also be responsible for communication with external customers, engineering and SLT

Join the Intuit Data Engineering and Analytics (IDEA) group and let’s grow together, accelerate, and make a palpable difference in our customers’ lives!

Qualifications

Excellent verbal and written communication skills (English – for non-US locations)

Strong technical engineering skills.

Must have a working knowledge of some of the recent frameworks being used in the industry.

Must be competent with Hadoop and real-time systems architecture.

flexibility – ability to work in an agile, fast-paced environment. Must be 50% hands-on.

Be able to document and discuss design with both Senior leadership team and also the engineering team

Be able to give input on tools and environments used.

Make sure that the software being developed and the system architecture are in sync

Have a phased approach to the final design so the system can be delivered in stages and still be functional.

Resolve technical problems

Resolve disputes and make necessary trade-offs

Startup experience – a plus

Big data knowledge – a plus

Plugged into the data engineering data science community – a plus

Open source contribution – a plus

External presence in the data community (e.g. conferences, open source projects, meet-ups blogs, social media etc.) – a plus

Minimum degree: Bachelors; a plus: Master’s or Ph.D. Area of focus: engineering/science/applied math discipline. Minimum number of years experience: 8-10

Company overview:
Imagine a career where your creative inspiration can fuel BIG innovation. Year-over-year, Intuit has been recognized as a best employer and is consistently ranked on Fortune's “100 Best Companies To Work For” and Fortune World’s “Most Admired Software Companies” lists. Immerse yourself in our award winning culture while creating breakthrough solutions that simplify the lives of consumers and small businesses and their customers worldwide. Intuit is expanding its social, mobile, and global footprint with a full suite of products and services that are revolutionizing the industry. Utilizing design for delight and lean startup methodologies, our entrepreneurial employees have brought more than 250 innovations to market — from QuickBooks® and TurboTax®, to GoPayment, Mint.com, big data, cloud (SaaS, PaaS) and mobile apps. The breadth and depth of these customer-driven innovations mean limitless opportunities for you to turn your ingenious ideas into reality at Intuit. Discover what it’s like to be part of a team that rewards taking risks and trying new things. It’s time to love what you do! Check out all of our career opportunities at: http://careers.intuit.com . EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

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