Kforce Junior Data Product Engineer in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Kforce has a client seeking a Junior Data Product Engineer in Fort Lauderdale, Florida (FL).Summary:The Data Engineer possesses a deep sense of curiosity, a passion for building smarter products based on data, and the ability to communicate data structures and tools throughout the company. Working backward from analytical and experimental requirements to devise data and BI solutions, this Engineer supports data pipeline development which includes machine learning algorithms using disparate data sources. The ideal candidate will also work closely with the wider data, engineering, and product teams cross-functionally to implement data-driven plans that drive our business.Responsibilities:

  • Works with large volumes of traffic data and user behaviors to build pipelines that enhance raw data

  • Extract patterns from a large datasets and transform data into an informational advantage

  • Find answers to business questions via hands-on exploration of data sets via SQL, dashboards, statistical analysis, and data visualizations

  • At a minimum a BS or BA, preferably in a quantitative field

  • Proficient in Python. You'll use this about every day

  • Able to break down and communicate highly complex data problems into simple, feasible solutions

  • Able to write SQL to perform common types of analysis

  • Experience with exploratory data analysis using tools like iPython Notebook, Pandas & matplotlib, etc.

  • Experience with a Python web framework such as Django or Flask

  • Familiar with JavaScript, HTML, CSS and front end web development

Nice to Have:

  • Familiar with D3 and creating web based interactive visualizations

  • Familiar with a NOSQL database such as MongoDB

  • Familiar with Hadoop ecosystem

  • Familiar with version control systems (we use Git and Bitbucket)

  • Can perform statistical analyses using tools such as R, Numpy/SciPy with Python

  • Experience building and deploying application on a cloud platform (Google Cloud Platform preferred)

  • Experience with Adobe Analytics (Omniture)

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Hours