Software Developer - Nielsen - Chicago - Wizbii

Software Developer

  • Par Nielsen
  • Chicago (United States of America)
  • Système d'information / Urbanisation des SI
2018-09-13T00:41:00+0000

Description de l'offre

Date: Sep 12, 2018

Location: Chicago, IL, US

Company: Nielsen

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Responsible for the transformation of conceptual algorithms from Dsci into production ready code. The code produced must be efficient, readable and accurate.

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Often the production ready code becomes part of a larger process running in a UNIX environment with other integral pieces written in SAS, Python, awk, make or shell scripts. This position requires the successful applicant to work in any area of this production line.

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The algorithms from DSci are generally sophisticated mathematical models: this position involves a developing an understanding of these algorithms so that the developer can maintain, document and make application to new situations.

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Produce and maintain documentation for released data sets, new programs, shared utilities, or static data. This must be done within department standards.

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Ensure quality deliverables to clients by following existing quality processes, manually calculating comparison data and visually inspecting data for reasonableness: the goal is on-time with zero defects.

Education/Training

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B.S./B.A. with a major in Computer Science, BIS, CIS, Electrical Engineering, Operations Research or some other technical field.

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Significant academic emphasis in Numerical Analysis, Mathematics or Statistics

Hard Skills

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Programming skill in a modern or relevant language such as C/C++, Java or Python

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Ability to write/maintain highly efficient code in terms of performance and memory utilization

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Ability to understand and document mathematical concepts to ensure proper application

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Expertise with UNIX/LINUX OS, especially file/data parsing commands and scripting

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Working knowledge of SQL, capable of handling most typical select/insert/update

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Python, PL-SQL, Oracle or SAS experience are a plus

Soft Skills

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Communication Skill both oral and written

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Organized, strategic thinker

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Logical approach to problem solving

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“Data minded”- feel a level of discomfort using or delivering data until personally:

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validating row and column counts

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validating data ranges for each field are within specification

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accounting for extremes

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manually calculating comparison data where possible

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verifying that atomic data is consistent with aggregate data

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and so on….

Experience

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Experience modeling or manipulating large amounts of data is a plus

Nearest Major Market: Chicago

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