Data Applications Engineer - Machine Learning - Bangkok

Big Wednesday Digital
£45000 - £105000 per annum + negotiable
10 Oct 2016
04 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Data Applications Engineer - Machine Learning - (OO/Python/Big Data) - LOCATED Bangkok, Thailand . (Full relocation and visa sponsorship provided). Requirements: Willing to relocate to Thailand At least 3 years' experience in back end/server side software development using OO technologies Experience of working in a test driven environment Great communication and interpersonal skills Mindset of a team player The ability to communicate clearly in spoken and written English Bachelor's degree in CompSci/Information Systems/Engineering/related field Not Required but a big plus experience in modern development technologies (as in 'the technologies we use' section, or similar) experience with large scale/distributed systems in production Academic level knowledge of statistics Some of the technologies that they use (in production), you will have some but we are not expecting you to have them all: Big Data Technologies (E.g.: Hadoop , Spark ) OO technologies (E.g.: Python , Scala ) Server side web technologies (E.g.: Django , Celery , Spray ) NoSQL database technologies (E.g.: Cassandra , Hadoop , Redis ) Messaging (E.g.: RabbitMQ , Kafka ) Role: The machine learning team develops systems that affect the entire business funnel. My client;s long term vision is to have Machine Learning participate in the decision making of every aspect of the product in real time - From the initial marketing to the post-payment page. Their systems are not decision supporting, but rather decision making, so they are not only bound to delivering top notch algorithms, but also to develop with consistent quality, high availability, resiliency and scale. The team is composed of experienced mathematicians and developers, working together to create products that make a substantial impact on the business of the company. Working with them will expose you to inner workings of Machine Learning from both the theoretical and practical side. Information Technology is their core competency, and an IT career with my client provides excellent growth opportunities in an exciting, multicultural environment. My client's industry moves fast, and so must they - but they have a great time doing it. Responsibilities: We need you to help them: Design, write, test and deploy new systems Build their systems, scalable and ready for millions of visitors, daily. Use their hardware to the fullest extent possible Ensure their systems are fault tolerant or self-healing Determine how to store and retrieve their data. Petabytes of it. Develop parallel analytic models (linear regression, random forest etc.,) Develop analytic models on Massively Parallel Processing (MPP) in-memory analytical platform. Analyze data using SQL, R, python. Debug memory dumps; thrashing thread pools, scaling load tests Fight with the garbage collector Find the next technological innovation that will make them the top travel website Company: Our client is one of the leading OTA (online travel agency) and fastest growing IT employers with headquarters in Southeast Asia. With world class talent from over 65 countries, the atmosphere of a start-up and the muscle of a $3bn business, this company is an incredible technical creative melting pot. Our client offers: Competitive annual salary Work for a billion dollar company Discounted hotel accommodation; anywhere in the world Exposure to travel industry Dress code: smart casual Send us your CV now We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. This job was originally posted as

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