Data Engineer

  • JDA Software
  • Hamburg, Germany
  • 02/12/2019
Full time Data Science Data Engineering Big Data Statistics

Job Description

At Blue Yonder, a JDA company, we use state-of-the-art machine learning algorithms to generate hundreds of millions of micro-businesses for large-scale retail enterprises every day. Full automation allows customers to make their own purchases at the end of season.

Our retail products run on the Blue Yonder platform that provides all the necessary services to deliver. Our platform defines standard APIs for customer payload data exchange and offers the computational punch for our data scientists, scaling from a single CPU to hundreds of cores and terabytes of RAM within seconds. All this happens for all customers on the same shared infrastructure hosted on Microsoft Azure.

As one of a few companies worldwide, we have solved the tough problem of bringing data science to production while keeping costs and operations at bay. Now part of the JDA family, we continue to relentlessly drive innovation to pursue our vision of the autonomous supply chain. On the way, we have solved, and wants to solve plenty of interesting and challenging problems, and we would love to have you on board for tha t journey.

What to expect

  • Work together with our machine learning experts, engineers and project managers to advance our data science products
  • Design and develop data-intensive distributed systems in Python with focus on data engineering
  • Use technologies like Pandas and Dask, as well as modern NewSQL query engines like Presto or Apache Impala in the cloud
  • Support on-boarding new customers with their expertise in organizational or data-intensive tasks
  • Work in an agile team with a focus on quality, testability and automation

Your experience

  • In-depth knowledge of Python, Pandas and its open-source ecosystem
  • Expertise in working with SQL
  • Interest in data handling with modern tools such as Apache Airflow, Apache Parquet, Dask and Presto
  • Knowledge in techniques for data modeling, storage and access
  • Passion for software craftsmanship and interest in modern methods such as Kanban, TDD and pair programming

Everyday, our teams work enthusiastically with our customers on innovative AI-based solutions and sophisticated optimization for the retail industry. Working with us means you can look forward to coworkers who use creativity to collectively develop ideas and appreciate each other's expertise.

We live for pushing artificial intelligence forward and scalable solutions. Joining our team means you can look forward to working with our people on realizing creative ideas and how they operate in resulting solutions. Mutual respect, friendly relationships and results-oriented work are important parts of our environment. We strive to be a family-friendly business and are open to modern working structures.

We believe that the individuality and diversity of our employees make a decisive contribution to our success. Our hiring process is based on qualifications and career profiles. We welcome applications from all motivated candidates, regardless of age, gender, disability, sexual orientation, origin or religion