UBS Financial Services Big Data Developer – Evidence Labs Technology in Weehawken, New Jersey

Your role:

Are you passionate about data and dealing with data systems ? Do you have a curious nature, always interested in how to innovate? We’re looking for someone like that to help us:

–\tanalyze and understand business problem and challenge, writing and reviewing code and provide solutions related to big data technologies, contributing to release and iteration planning and developing the working practices of the team

–\tSelecting and integrating any Big Data tools and frameworks required to provide requested capabilities and Implementing ETL process

–\tcomplete the unit testing of components for integration into larger subsystems

–\tLevel 3 support the business in resolving high-priority defects and deploying fixes to production systems

–\tmake sure that produced code is secure, stable and operational before being released to production

–\tcontribute widely in establishing and promoting best practices and pro-actively investigating and proposing new technologies for use within the department

What we offer:

Together. That’s how we do things. We offer people around the world a supportive, challenging and diverse working environment. We value your passion and commitment, and reward your performance.

Keen to achieve the work-life agility that you desire? We're open to discussing how this could work for you (and us).

Take the next step:

Are you truly collaborative? Succeeding at UBS means respecting, understanding and trusting colleagues and clients. Challenging others and being challenged in return. Being passionate about what you do. Driving yourself forward, always wanting to do things the right way. Does that sound like you? Then you have the right stuff to join us. Apply now.

Disclaimer / Policy Statements:

UBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We respect and seek to empower each individual and support the diverse cultures, perspectives, skills and experiences within our workforce.

Your team:

You’ll be working within Investment Bank - Research and Sales Technology department, focused on our Evidence Lab platform. The team that you will be working in will be responsible for integrating commercial tools into the Evidence Lab stack and could also expand to support the whole Investment Research Program.

Evidence Lab is one of the most innovative and highly regarded teams in UBS Investment Bank. The business specializes in analytical techniques such as web harvesting, geospatial, social media, market research, and data science to uncover unique insights and that power our Investment Research. To learn more about Evidence Lab, click here.

You will be joining a team of Information Technology professionals aligned directly with the Evidence Lab business to help build the next generation data platform and solutions that will power the future of this exciting business.

Your expertise:

Your experience and skills

You have:

•\tStrong experience of the UNIX environment and scripting

•\tStrong experience of RDBMS with SQL with Oracle and Greenplum preferred

•\tStrong Experience with Hadoop distributions (Cloudera/MapR/Hortonworks) and associated Tech Stack like HDFS, Kafka,Sqoop, Hive, Pig, Impala

•\tSome experience with building stream-processing systems, using solutions such as Storm or Spark-Streaming

•\tGood knowledge of Big Data querying tools, such as Pig, Hive, and Impala

•\tExperience with Spark

•\tExperience with integration of data from multiple data sources

•\tExperience with NoSQL databases, such as HBase, Cassandra, MongoDB

•\tSome experience of software development using Python or R

•\tWorking knowledge with Data Science platform like Dataiku will be preferred

•\tSome experience working with Cloud based data systems especially MS Azure services

•\tFamiliarity with the Windows server and desktop environment

•\tFamiliarity with common web application components such as Apache Web Server and Apache Tomcat or similar technologies

•\tAny experience installing and maintaining web applications, desktop software, Big Data, Self Service Data Preparation or Data Science tools

•\tAn understanding of what is required to create highly available and secure solutions

•\tBachelor’s degree in Computer Science, CIS / MIS, or related engineering or technical fields

You are:

•\tTeam player with an attitude to pursue new ideas and self-improvement

•\tAn effective communicator with excellent Written and verbal communication skills

•\tFull of energy and able to persevere through technical difficulties

•\tPerformance and detail-oriented

•\tAble to plan your own work, follow the plan and update others on your progress

•\tPassionate about technology and data

•\tCurious and collaborative, comfortable working independently, as well as in a team

•\tready to join a fast growing team in a dynamic and challenging environment

About us:

Expert advice. Wealth management. Investment banking. Asset management. Retail banking in Switzerland. And all the support functions. That's what we do. And we do it for private and institutional clients as well as corporations around the world.

We are about 60,000 employees in all major financial centers, in more than 50 countries. Do you want to be one of us?

Your colleagues:

Job Reference #: 184321BR

Business Divisions: Corporate Center

Title: Big Data Developer – Evidence Labs Technology

City: Weehawken

Job Type: Full Time

Country / State: United States - New Jersey

Function Category: Information Technology (IT)