Data Engineer
Budapest, Hungary | Full-time
Description:

Founded in 2010, Lynx Analytics is a predictive analytics company run by world class quantitative marketing scientists and industry experienced data scientists. Our focus is on solving big challenges primarily through the deployment of our proprietary big graph analytical platform, which is based on a powerful Hadoop and Apache Spark back-end.

Our head office is in Singapore and we have operations in Hong Kong, USA, Hungary, Indonesia and presence in a few other south-east Asian countries. Our clients include some of Asia’s largest telecommunication companies and banks, and we are currently expanding geographically and into other industry verticals. Our teams’ qualifications are global, including Professors, PhDs, MScs, and MBAs from Ivy League schools, INSEAD and NUS, as well as experience at other start-ups and blue-chip companies (Google, Palantir, SAP, Vodafone, Barclays, GE, Morgan Stanley, to name but a few). It is the combination of our insightful frameworks, product development capabilities, and these qualifications that make up the true value of Lynx’s proposition.

Lynx Analytics technology is already deployed across the region for various clients, and there is significant growth potential for the company as well as numerous career opportunities as we scale up our operations. 

Job Description:

Lynx Analytics is looking for a Software Engineer to work on automating and productizing advanced big data transformation and analytics pipelines. He/she will be working with standard big data technologies (Hadoop, Spark, etc) as well as our proprietary big graph analysis framework.

Requirements:

  • Strong programming skills
  • Solid knowledge of Python and Java (or better yet, Scala)
  • Good understanding of the Linux operating system including basic sysadmin and shell scripting abilities
  • SQL
  • Fluent in English
  • Willingness to travel
Desirable:

  • Experience in Big Data
  • Experience in data science or analytics
  • Industry experience in working for big enterprises (such as our clients)
What we offer:

  • Opportunity to work on innovative, bleeding edge data science methodology using our state of the art, in-house built big graph tool
  • Work closely with the developers of the (big graph) tool you will be using
  • Be a member of a very strong team with mathematicians, ex-Googlers, Ivy league professors, INSEAD alumni business people and telco industry experts
  • Startup atmosphere
  • Competitive salary
  • Stock options for employees
  • Opportunity to travel (South East Asia, US, Europe, …)
  • Flexible working hours, family-friendly workplace