Programmer Analyst- Big Data (Spark, Scala, Hive)

Short Description

American Express is looking for Programmer Analyst who has good knowledge of external analytical solutions and machine learning algorithms with an acumen to design capabilities architectures and platforms.

Job Description

Responsibilities:
  • Enhancing the platform with new features and to meet the modeling and analytical needs of the user group.
  • Partnering with technologies team to deliver on the roadmap. 
  • Collaborating with modeling teams across geographies to identify opportunities to enhance & build big data capabilities for enabling new business strategies and fully leveraging our closed loop. 
  • Excellent written, verbal, presentation and interpersonal skills, and ability to work with all levels. 
  • Good knowledge of external analytical solutions and machine learning algorithms with an acumen to design capabilities architectures and platforms 
  • Demonstrate a high degree of independence, able to propose innovative ideas and solutions to complex problems and help troubleshoot issues 

Critical Factors to Success:
  • Good Exposure to Machine learning Algorithm, Python & Hive
  • Great Communication and partner expectation management
  • Strong knowledge of Big data enterprise architecture & integration with good exposure to data mining/analytical tools
  • Qualifications
  • Past Experience:
  • 2-3 yearsā?? experience in working on Big data capabilities & good exposure to machine learning

Academic Background:
An advanced degree in IT or Computer Science. (MCA/ M-Tech / B-Tech)

Functional Skills/Capabilities:
  • Good Knowledge of machine learning algorithms
  • Ability to translate business needs into innovative technology and process solutions, with a proven ability to deliver global platforms that deliver a sustained competitive advantage 
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills and a tremendous will to win with the ability to work across cross-functional teams (Analytics, technologies, risk, operations, etc.) 

Technical Skills/Capabilities:
Hands-on experience and knowledge of big data tools will be a plus(Python, Map-reduce, Hive, etc) 

Programmer Analyst- Big Data (Spark, Scala, Hive)
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American Express is a global service company, providing customers with exceptional access to products, insights and experiences that enrich lives and build business success.

Each day, American Express makes it easier, safer and more rewarding for consumers and businesses to purchase the things they need and for merchants to sell their goods and services. An engine of commerce, American Express provides innovative payment, travel and expense management solutions for individuals and businesses of all sizes. Most of all, we help our customers realize their dreams and aspirations through industry-leading benefits, access to unique experiences, business-building insights, and global customer care. We enable our customers to do and achieve more.