PayPal Hadoop Platform Engineer in Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel
Hadoop Platform Engineerin Tel Avivat PayPal
Date Posted: 4/16/2018
Employee Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Date Posted: 4/16/2018
Job ID: R0031163
HELP US REIMAGINE MONEY.
At PayPal, we believe that now is the time to democratize financial services so that moving and managing money is a right for all citizens, not just the affluent. We are driven by this purpose, and we uphold our cultural values of collaboration, innovation, wellness and inclusion as our guide for making decisions and conducting business every day. It is our duty and privilege to be customer champions and put those we serve at the center of everything we do.
We are one team that respects and values diversity of thought for everyone, everywhere, and we actively seek to create an energizing workplace that brings out the best in all of us. If you’re ready to shape the future of money, join the team at PayPal. We're proud to work here. You will be too.
Fueled by a fundamental belief that having access to financial services creates opportunity, PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL) is committed to democratizing financial services and empowering people and businesses to join and thrive in the global economy. Our open digital payments platform gives PayPal’s 210 million active account holders the confidence to connect and transact in new and powerful ways, whether they are online, on a mobile device, in an app, or in person. Through a combination of technological innovation and strategic partnerships, PayPal creates better ways to manage and move money, and offers choice and flexibility when sending payments, paying or getting paid. Available in more than 200 markets around the world, the PayPal platform, including Braintree, Venmo and Xoom enables consumers and merchants to receive money in more than 100 currencies, withdraw funds in 56 currencies and hold balances in their PayPal accounts in 25 currencies.
A typical day for the Hadoop Platform Engineer will include:
Hadoop is the foundation of a petabyte-scale data warehouse at PayPal and seen a strategic enabling technology by the highest levels of leadership. PayPal runs a large Hadoop environment with thousands of nodes and 50+ Petabytes of configured storage.
We are seeking a highly motivated and talented Hadoop Platform engineer to join our Big Data team operations team in Tel Aviv. We are growing a new team that will manage the Hadoop platform, work closely with engineering teams across the globe to improve applications performance and utilization. We are on a mission to scale out our Big Data platform, powered by thousands of nodes with tens of petabytes of storage, to serve fast growing business needs in analytics, risk management, data science, and many other Big Data initiatives. The ideal candidate is an experienced Hadoop engineer that has experience in building and analyzing applications on Hadoop but also has the ability to dive into Hadoop internals and find workarounds for all kind of issues. The engineer we are looking for will also need to be able to identify and support platform issues ranging from software bugs, hardware malfunctions
What does Success Look Like?
In your role as a Hadoop engineer, you will:
Develop and maintain Applications to monitor and maintain the environment.
Work closely with engineering and operations teams to provide support for the Hadoop cluster customers.
Analyze and improve stability, efficiency, and scalability of the platform.
Perform technology evaluation and prototype ideas quickly.
Assist developing teams to tune and improve their applications.
We know the and can get in the way of meeting spectacular candidates. Please do not hesitate to apply.
Experience with Hadoop Ecosystem: including Spark, Hive, Hbase, ElasticSearch, Yarn, etc.
Experience with Java, Scala or other programming languages
Strong Unix and shell scripting skills
Experience with SQL
Operations background is a plus.
BA/BS (MS preferred) in Computer Science and/or 5 years of relevant professional experience
Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
Strong interpersonal skills, ability to collaborate with cross-functional teams in a matrixed environment and across the globe
Ability to work both as a team member and independently.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills, both in Hebrew and English
Experience in working in a global environment - an advantage
We're a purpose-driven company whose beliefs are the foundation for how we conduct business every day. We hold ourselves to our One Team Behaviors which demand that we hold the highest ethical standards, to empower an open and diverse workplace, and strive to treat everyone who is touched by our business with dignity and respect. Our employees challenge the status quo, ask questions, and find solutions. We want to break down barriers to financial empowerment. Join us as we change the way the world defines financial freedom.
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