Apple: Data Science Engineer

Apple Data Science Engineering is building an environment to enable cutting-edge data analysis over Petabytes of data, supporting Apple Analytic Insight team responsible for mitigating fraud, waste and abuse.

Apple Company: Apple
Location: Austin, TX

Apple's Analytic Insight team is responsible for mitigating fraud, waste and abuse company-wide. AI Data Science Engineering is building an environment to enable cutting-edge data analysis over Petabytes of data. We work side-by-side with data scientists and implement scalable, easy-to-use systems and tools.

We are seeking a customer-oriented, passionate and driven Data Science Engineer with experience in building big data systems. Must be able to design the architecture and drive the implementation of a big data analytics system. Must be a great communicator, team player, and a technical powerhouse.

Key Qualifications:
  • Mastery of one of C++, Python, Java, Scala or equivalent language
  • Experience with Relational databases and NoSQL databases
  • Hands on experience with Hadoop, Spark, Hive/Pig
  • Solid understanding of the full software development lifecycle
  • Excellent problem solving, critical thinking, and communication skills
  • Strong ability to learn new technologies in a short time
  • Experience in building data science or data analysis tools a plus
  • Machine learning background a plus
  • Experience in building enterprise data warehouse a plus
  • Familiar with Agile software development process, Test-Driven development and Continuous Integration a plus

You will design and build systems and tools to support the fraud prevention efforts of Analytic Insight. The job will include:
  • Working with infrastructure teams to design and implement the Big Data data warehouse and analytics platform
  • Design and implement proof-of-concept solutions for new technologies and machine learning algorithms
  • Develop new tools, capabilities and infrastructure to improve how data scientists conduct data analysis and model research

The candidate is expected to be self-motivated, pro-active and solution-oriented individual.

BS degree in computer science or equivalent field plus 7-10 years experience, or equivalent.

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