Analytics Tools Developer in Santa Clara, CA at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 6/8/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contractor
  • Job Type:
    Other
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    6/8/2018

Job Description

Job #:  856544

Apex Systems has a client with an immediate need for an Analytics Tools Developer for a 6+ month contract working onsite in the Santa Clara, CA area. If you would be interested please feel free to reach out directly to Brian McCann at bmccann@apexsystems.com with a copy of your resume 

 

Position: Analytics Tools Developer

Length: 6 Month Contract

Location: Santa Clara, CA

 

This role is for a true developer but someone with business insight/analytics and developer skills would be great. Someone who can take existing code base, understand and enhance it.

 

  • Maintain, debug and add features for R/Shiny modeling platform.
  • Need to be knowledgeable about various statistical techniques, including regression, in order to efficiently integrate features into the platform
  • Maintain and build Python/Flask based UI framework
  • Ability to build REST API with Python or Scala.
  • Optimize API performance via parallel processes and batch jobs
  • Some knowledge of statistics/probability/machine learning
  • Strong programming experience in two or more of the following: R, Python, Matlab, Scala/Java. Ability to read SAS code desired but not required.
  • Understanding of algorithm complexity and performance implications
  • Knowledge of elementary data structures
  • Basic knowledge in SQL
  • In depth knowledge of NoSQL techniques, including Spark, Hadoop, Cassandra, Vertica
  • Bachelors Degree in one of the following areas: Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Physics, Engineering

 

Soft skills:

  • Experience working with cross-functional teams.
  • A lot of opinions and input.
  • Thick skinned.
  • Open to feedback and suggestion.
  • There will be a coding exercise upon onsite interview