Principal Data Engineer 4528

Principal Data Engineer 4528

Philadelphia, PA 19103 (Belmont area) 2016-11-05 - –

comcast Comcast

Comcast brings together the best in media and technology. We drive innovation to create the world's best entertainment and online experiences. As a Fortune 50 leader, we set the pace in a variety of innovative and fascinating businesses and create career opportunities across a wide range of locations and disciplines. We are at the forefront of change and move at an amazing pace, thanks to our remarkable people, who bring cutting-edge products and services to life for millions of customers every day. If you share in our passion for teamwork, our vision to revolutionize industries and our goal to lead the future in media and technology, we want you to fast-forward your career at Comcast.

Job Summary:
Core Responsibilities:
Provide technical leadership within the Enterprise Business Intelligence team, responsible for providing uniform, consistent access to Comcast's data assets, ensuring inherent data quality, and enabling advanced analytics: ingest online and offline, structured and unstructured, set top box (media/behavioral/attitudinal), and operational data; collect and profile large-scale, heterogeneously sourced datasets into highly parallel distributed data processing environments, such as Hadoop, and utilizing technologies like Java, Scala, and Map Reduce; utilize Hive, Oracle database and Teradata platform to execute data management; examine broad and complex real-world behavioral data, convert data into measurable insights, develop analysis plans, and produce innovative analyses of historical patterns in customer behaviors, product performance and operational efficiencies; analyze changes impacting customers and operations and ensure impacts are accurately integrated into forecasts; carry out postevent analyses to validate forecast assumptions and identify additional factors associated with changes; collaborate with data warehouse architects and software developers to generate seamless business intelligence solutions for business partners; develop business requirements, assess current reporting capabilities, and recommend improvements; ensure that the required types, history, and granularity of data are captured to support analytic needs and opportunities; and guide and mentor for junior-level data engineers.

Job Specification:
Bachelor's degree (or foreign equivalent) in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related technical field, and seven (7) years of Business Analytics experience, working with large, heterogeneously sourced data sets; of which must include three (3) years of experience conducting data management using Oracle and Teradata platform; and of which must include at least two (2) years of experience utilizing Hadoop, Map Reduce, and Hive.

Comcast is an EOE/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT employer

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