This internship position will be fully remote. Since location is not relevant, you can be based from anywhere domestically in the U.S. during your internship.
We are looking for a talented and motivated software engineer to work on the design and implementation of data pipeline platform infrastructure and application. Challenges include designing and building high-performance, massively distributed and fault-tolerant systems to handle peta-byte of data with minimal operational overhead, and meet the requirements of various Yahoo! Businesses. You must be a quick learner, have good communication skills, and be able to execute engineering projects through its lifecycle: architecture/design, implementation, testing, post-release maintenance and support.
In general, the team members are responsible for the following:
*. Build and deploy data aggregation processes.
*. Collaborate with cross-functional teams for data capture, data processing, data aggregation, and data validation.
*. Develop infrastructure components and tools for the data pipeline that are extensible and reusable
*. Build highly distributed, scalable, reliable, 24/7 data processing pipeline
*. Build software to reduce operations cost
Minimum Job Qualifications
*. The candidate must be in MS or PhD program in computer science (or equivalent).
*. A good understanding of algorithms, data structures, programming techniques
*. Strong in object oriented programming - Java language
*. Good knowledge/experience with SQL, relational databases
*. Experience with Perl, Shell Scripting and UNIX
Preferable Job Qualifications
*. Knowledge of Hadoop, MapReduce, Hive, Pig, Druid a big plus.
*. Experience with data processing/ETL tools and exposure to large-scale systems development projects preferred
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