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Data Specialist
Posted on: 5th January, 2017 | Closed

Experience 2-5 years exp
Job Location Bangalore
Openings 1

HackerEarth is a technology startup headquartered in Bangalore, India. Programmers visit HackerEarth to improve their programming skills by solving problems, compete in hackathons & coding challenges and get awesome jobs. We have quickly grown to become the largest programmer community in Asia and are looking grow aggressively grow overseas.

Role and Responsibilities :

  • Identify data and build visualizations of the metrics that can help us make business critical decisions.
  • Ability to write scalable, structured, optimized and extensible code in Python.
  • Understand data is an ever-flowing channel of renewable, non-extinguishable source of information (power) that we consume on a regular basis. You dive deep into the depths of this data and mine it, crunch it and provide key insights from it.
  • Get acclimatized to our tech-stack, which is an ever changing landscape. while True: unlearn() and relearn()
  • Put your years of knowledge in working with relational databases, like MySQL, to use. Know the ins-and-outs of writing and optimizing queries against large datasets and provide clear details on business intelligence.
  • But you know when it makes more sense to use MongoDB, Redis, Cassandra, Redshift, or Hadoop to solve a problem.You can talk about a wide array of trade-offs facing web developers: use of frameworks vs. in-house code, what caching strategy to choose, how to select 3rd party libraries, what to do when table X hits 500 million rows.
  • Delegate intense processing work onto our fleet of “toolchain” machines through use of messaging platforms like RabbitMQ & Kafka.
  • Document your contributions - at HackerEarth we promote consuming content and even more so - producing it. Write a new post on our engineering blog every time you roll something out. Our engineering blog has a wide audience including people from Stanford Uni. Don't be shy to don the Cape of Vanity.
  • Passion to solve problems can be observed in your work.

Required Skills :

  • 2+ years Python experience
  • Hands on Django Experience
  • Good understanding of ORMs, SQL and NoSQL databases
  • Knowledge of development on a Linux system
  • Ability to create

Job Perks Industry comparable salary. Really flexible hours. If you are sick, just stay home. Movie/Gaming night outs. Travel in and around India. Attend developer events and conferences completely free.

We are writing tons of code, building some intense technology, and it's a great opportunity to learn. We are backed by some awesome people in startup community. Moreover, you get a chance to be the initial team member of a company which is building a global product out of India.

About HackerEarth

HackerEarth provides enterprise software solutions that help organizations in their talent assessment and innovation management endeavours.

HackerEarth Recruit is a talent assessment platform that helps in efficient technical talent screening thus allowing organizations to build strong, proficient teams. HackerEarth Sprint is an innovation management software application that helps organizations drive innovation through internal and external talent pools, including HackerEarth’s global community of 1M+ developers.

Today, HackerEarth serves 750+ organizations, including leading Fortune 500 companies from around the world. General Electric, IBM, Amazon, Apple, Wipro, Walmart Labs, and Bosch are some of the brands that trust HackerEarth in helping them drive growth.

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