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19 Feb 2015

Full-Time Big Data and Analytics Sr. Architect needed in Santa Clara, CA;

Huawei – Posted by mapton San Jose, California, United States

Job Description

Big Data and Analytics Sr. Architect
Location: Santa Clara, CA
The Opportunity:
As a company, we are committed to creating maximum value for telecom operators, enterprises and consumers by providing competitive solutions and services. Our products and solutions have been deployed in over 140 countries, serving more than one third of the world’s population. Huawei’s vision is to enrich life through communication.
FutureWei Technologies, Inc. (Huawei R&D USA) is a leader in Network research and development.  Huawei R&D USA is looking for a highly qualified senior architect talent to join our growing team at the Software Lab and help building our Big Data and Analytics strategy and architecture for the telecom as well as for the Enterprise verticals as well as potentially others. This is a hands-on role and the person will work on variety of new software technologies including Big Data and analytics including statistical modeling and analysis and machine learning, Hadoop and In-memory processing such as Spark applied to different layers in the software stack (from network level to user experience and other layers in-between) and data visualization. You must have proven track record in technology companies and specifically in the Big Data and Analytics areas. In addition, the ideal candidate must have strong communication skills, and ability to be an independent thinker.Qualifications and RequirementsStrong system-level design and implementation experience to work closely with a Telco PaaS platform to integrating the Big Data/Analytics platform with our Telco PaaS.Track record in the Big Data and Analytics development areas. Familiarity with Hadoop, SQL, NoSQL, Spark, Machine learning algorithms, Statistical Analysis including the R-programming language. Familiarity or experience with Analytics application in the Telco vertical is a major plus.

Leadership role in developing POC including selection from alternative technologies that best suite customer requirements.

Effective team player working closely with both architects and product managers in the software lab as well as in other divisions in the Big Data and Analytics areas.

Ability to be part of collaborate projects with Academia. In addition, experience with open source projects; participate in open source activities; contribute back to the open source communities.

Demonstrate ability to be a “high level thinker” looking at the larger picture and bring new innovations and development approaches to the organization.
Must Have:

10+ years of software design and development experience, with a solid Hadoop, Spark, machine learning algorithms, statistical analysis including the R-programming language, and troubleshooting complex systems.

Track record in the Big Data / Analytics areas.

Familiar with Big data/analytics development, troubleshooting and deployment in the cloud.

Hands-on programming skill with Java, C/C++, SQL, R and at least one of the following languages: Ruby, Go Language, Javascript.

Experience developing Restful APIs and web servers like Apache HTTP server, and Nginx.

Development experience working with highly scalable & available platforms..

Familiar with development environment and tools on Linux/UNIX (Solaris, BSD).

Design with performance in mind.

Strong problem solving skills.

Good communication skills and a team player.

Experience with working in projects with overseas teams.

Experience with Agile development process.

MS in CS/CE and PhD is preferred.
Good to Have:

Experience with MATLAB and developing analytics as a service

Experience with visualization

Familiar with deployment in the cloud (PaaS), platform manageability, monitoring, and software policies to meet SLA based on monitored data.

Experience developing on telecommunications platforms

Experience with Cloud-based platforms

Good understanding and expertise with virtualization. Knowledge of SDN/NFV/openflow/openstack is a plus.


Relocation from within the US is fine, but candidates outside the US cannot be considered for this position.



Why work for us?
– We are the global No. 1 telecom solution provider serving 45 of the world’s top 50 operators- Recognized on World’s Most Innovative Companies List – 3 consecutive years by Fast Company Magazine
– Unprecedented growth – Double digit % growth in revenues every year since 2006- Our contract sales reached $32.4 billion USD in 2012, a year on year increase of 11+%
– We invest in engineering and innovation – 62,000+ of our 140,000 global employees work in R&D
– We filed 36,344 patent applications in 2011 – globally ranked #3 for International Patent Submissions
– We continually invest heavily in global community involvement programs
– We support green energy – Lowered CO2 emissions by 13,000 tons via Huawei’s green packaging solutions
– We are a member of 130 standard bodies
– We are a global leader providing LTE infrastructure and commercialization – ranked No. 1 worldwide with 50%+ market share (Nov-2011)






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Job Categories: R Developer. Job Types: Full-Time. Job Tags: hadoop, Machine learning algorithms, NoSQL, R-programming language, Spark, SQL, and statistical analysis. Salaries: More than $100,000.

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