Full Stack Sofware Engineer (Data)
Location:
Vienna , Virginia
Posted:
February 08, 2017
Reference:
160013ZI
Oracle Data Cloud

Oracle Data Cloud is the fastest growing global Data as a Service (DaaS) business, operating the most accurate data ID Graph™ to enable understanding of consumer behavior across all media channels. Oracle Data Cloud ingests third-party data, extracts value, and activates the data to drive insights and harness this knowledge for targeting, personalization and measurement.

The AddThis division operates AddThis.com, a social bookmarking service that can be integrated into a website with the use of a web widget. Once the widget is added, visitors to the website can bookmark an item using a variety of services, such as Facebook, Google Bookmarks, Pinterest, and Twitter. The site reaches 2.1 billion unique visitors monthly and is used by more than 15 million web publishers, and delivers unprecedented levels of audience insight, measurement and reach.

Career Opportunity

We are currently looking for someone with full stack experience in online data, reporting, analysis, and data validation. The ideal candidate will be extremely curious, versatile and open to collaborating with a top-notch engineering team. The candidate is an ambitious developer that can contribute to our app development work in a fun and stimulating environment. We primarily have Java based backends using Hydra, Cassandra, and MySQL as data stores. Hydra ( https://github.com/addthis/hydra ) is our home grown big data solution which we open sourced several years ago.

Responsibilities:

Develop and improve our suite of data management tools.
Analyze data assets for content and quality, with a focus on how they affect AddThis's Data.
Evaluate the health of existing data sources, investigate data anomalies to root cause, and make recommendations for short- and long-term corrective action or modification.
Identify similar or redundant data sets, and recommend how they can be combined for more efficient resource usage.
Create ad hoc data sets to support specific research projects.
Document data assets, usage recommendations, and known issues.
Present findings and recommendations to the data and product teams to improve our products.

Skills
- At least 2 years of web analytic experience, including web data collection and debugging.
- Significant programming experience in Javascript, and Java.
- Experience with system integration using XML, PHP or web services
- Solid foundation in Computer Science
- Must be self-motivated, driven, and thrive in a fast-paced, collaborative, cross-functional, agile environment
- Proven analytical skills with an established approach to quantitative analysis
- Strong hands-on database development skills, using SQL
Qualifications:
Design, develop, troubleshoot and debug software programs for databases, applications, tools, networks etc.

As a member of the software engineering division, you will assist in defining and developing software for tasks associated with the developing, debugging or designing of software applications or operating systems. Provide technical leadership to other software developers. Specify, design and implement modest changes to existing software architecture to meet changing needs.

Duties and tasks are varied and complex needing independent judgment. Fully competent in own area of expertise. May have project lead role and or supervise lower level personnel. BS or MS degree or equivalent experience relevant to functional area. 4 years of software engineering or related experience.

Oracle is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability and protected veterans status or any other characteristic protected by law.

A little about us:
Oracle is shifting the complexity from IT, moving it out of the enterprise by engineering hardware and software to work together—in the cloud.

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