Go Back System Engineer, Analytics Platform

DeNA is a world leader in mobile social entertainment. Our Analytics team is the backbone of our data-driven business. As a Systems Engineer for our global Analytics Platform, you will own end-to-end care and feeding of several Hadoop grids that power our statistics-driven insights. This is an ideal opportunity for an experienced systems engineer to become an expert in Hadoop cluster management, bridging the roles of grid operations and applications engineering. The ideal candidate is experienced enough with distributed systems operations to hit the ground running, and with enough coding experience to be able to contribute at the applications level.

  • Collaborate to the evolution of maintenance of ingestion, processing and presentation systems powering our mobile analytics platform
  • Maintain uptime of mission-critical processing and reporting systems
  • Optimize analytics configuration, management and monitoring systems, including Puppet, Nagios and Ganglia
  • Support system modernization, the transition to Hadoop 2
  • Strong scripting skills in Shell, Python or Ruby, and system troubleshooting skills

  • Participate in production engineering on-call rotation
  • 3-5 years’ experience managing complex distributed systems at scale (Search, Advertising, Analytics, or other distributed systems experience)
  • Hands-on experience with Hadoop/HBase
  • Experience with performance testing and profiling
  • BS in Computer Science or equivalent experience
Nice to Have
  • Java and/or Scala skills
  • Experience with Hadoop Ecosystem - Hive, Pig, Oozie
  • Competent with AWS
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