Senior Software Engineer, Big Data (Identity)


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Contact: Johnel Ellison


Employment Type: Full-time

Location: Little Rock, AR

Senior Software Engineer, Big Data (Identity)

At LiveRamp, we provide  the identity resolution services and integrations that are the foundation for omnichannel marketing. Our services transform the technology platforms used by our customers into people-based marketing channels that improve the relevancy of marketing, and ultimately allow consumers to better connect with the brands and products they love  Powering our platform is a massive Hadoop cluster with over 80K cores and counting. The cluster hosts over 15 petabytes of data.


We recently debuted on the New York Stock Exchange (ticker: RAMP) as an independent public company. Our fundamentals are exceptional: 30%+ annual revenue growth, $1.7B in cash, no debt, and over 600 customers. And we're growing our team at a record pace. Want to build the future with 800 savvy, curious LiveRampers across the U.S., Europe, and APAC? Join us!


You will:

Help your fellow engineers as they tackle challenging problems such as implementing data ingestion and transformation as we build our new cloud platform using the latest GCP technologies and create a market-leading identity resolution product.
Write scalable code with extensive test coverage, working in a professional software engineering environment with source control, dev/stage/production release cycles, continuous integration, and deployment.
Cleanse and process large raw data sets using the Hadoop ecosystem.
Design and develop web-based Java platforms and services to process, store, and serve large volumes of data at scale.
Contribute to a big data processing system that churns through billions of records to create the identity resolution graph that is the foundation of what LiveRamp does
Become an expert in data and identifying patterns in data. This knowledge will help you understand how best to use the context of the data to contribute to the graph.

About you:

Around 5+ years of experience writing and deploying production code of which at least 2+ years’ experience is working on a Big Data Platform
You have experience with ETL or Pipeline design and implementation with large distributed databases such as Hadoop, Spark or Hive.
Work well as an individual and as part of a team that loves to deploy best practices
Strong ability to abstract complex problems to their essential components and design and implement elegant solutions for them
Experience working with GCP technologies such as BigQuery, DataProc, or AirFlow
Experience with data processing platforms such as Hadoop, Spark
Proficient in Java,  Python or Scala
You are able to solve complex problems while dealing with large datasets.
You have an understanding of data flows, data architecture, ETL and processing of structured and unstructured data

Bonus points:

Graph theory experience
Experience with entity resolution systems or PII
Experience with data science and machine/deep learning a big plus


People. Work with talented, collaborative, and friendly people who love what they do.
Food. Enjoy catered meals and boundless snacks and drinks.
Fun. We hold team events such as game nights, happy hours, float trips, and other outings.
Stock. Every employee is a stakeholder in our future. Health and Saving. Receive the benefits of comprehensive health, dental, vision and disability insurance along with a 401k matching plan.
Flexibility. We are a results driven team that strives to maintain the work-life balance.

More about us:

LiveRamp is the leader in data connectivity, helping the world’s largest brands use their data to improve customer interactions on any channel and device. We thrive on mind-bending technical challenges and value entrepreneurship, humility, and constant personal growth.
There is so much more that we want to build and that we could continue to improve. We value strong engineers who are agile enough to hit the ground running and tackle challenges.

To all recruitment agencies: LiveRamp does not accept agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to our jobs alias, LiveRamp employees or any other company location. LiveRamp is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.
To all recruitment agencies: LiveRamp does not accept agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to our jobs alias, LiveRamp employees or any other company location. LiveRamp is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.

LiveRamp is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer (AA/EOE/W/M/Vet/Disabled) and does not discriminate in recruiting, hiring, training, promotion or other employment of associates or the awarding of subcontracts because of a person's race, color, sex, age, religion, national origin, protected veteran, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetics or other protected status. Qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records will be considered for the position in accordance with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.

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