Allstate Big Data Engineer for Unstructured data in Irving, Texas

Big Data Engineer for Unstructured data

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Job ID :

113284_1

Location :

Irving, TX US

Level :

Experienced Professional

Job Category :

Information Technology

Description :

Where good people build rewarding careers.

Think that working in the insurance field can’t be exciting, rewarding and challenging? Think again. You’ll help us reinvent protection and retirement to improve customers’ lives. We’ll help you make an impact with our training and mentoring offerings. Here, you’ll have the opportunity to expand and apply your skills in ways you never thought possible. And you’ll have fun doing it. Join a company of individuals with hopes, plans and passions, all using and developing our talents for good, at work and in life.

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities/Experience

  • 3 - 5 Years of experience as a Big Data Engineer.

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, MIS, or related area, or equivalent work experience. Master’s Degree in a quantitative or scientific field would be a plus.

  • Experience in using software development to drive data & analytic efforts using Java/Scala as the programming language.

  • Experience with database technologies, metadata management & ETL frameworks

  • Experience with various data types (e.g. Unstructured, Hierarchical, Relational, Linked “Graph” Data)

  • Experience in developing, managing, and manipulating large, complex datasets

  • Understanding of security risks and vulnerabilities, leveraging tools and techniques to minimize risk.

  • Experience and solid understanding of Bigdata ecosystems such as Spark, Streaming, Kafka, Object stores

Desirable:

  • Experience managing Unstructured data

  • Experience/Knowledge of NoSQL technologies

  • Experience/Knowledge of building applications using Public/Private cloud infrastructure

  • Ability to communicate and present advanced technical topics to general audiences.

  • Leading project teams of various skills levels from a Technical perspective

  • Automation, Configuration Management (e.g. Ansible, Puppet), Dev-ops practices, CI/CD frameworks (e.g. Jenkins).

  • Elementary networking skills, switching, routing, firewalls, load balancing.

  • Linux Containers / Docker / Kubernetes.

NOTE: this position can be based out of Irving TX or Charlotte NC

The candidate(s) offered this position will be required to submit to a background investigation, which includes a drug screen.

Good Work. Good Life. Good Hands®.

As a Fortune 100 company and industry leader, we provide a competitive salary – but that’s just the beginning. Our Total Rewards package also offers benefits like tuition assistance, medical and dental insurance, as well as a robust pension and 401(k). Plus, you’ll have access to a wide variety of programs to help you balance your work and personal life -- including a generous paid time off policy.

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Allstate generally does not sponsor individuals for employment-based visas for this position.

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