Data Engineer

Job Number: R10006187
Brand: Star
Job Type: Information Technology
Location: Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
Job Posting Date: August 13, 2019
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Star India has defined the Indian media landscape for more than 25 years, and today is one of the country’s leading media conglomerates, reaching more than 790 million viewers a month across India and over 100 other countries. Star generates over 30,000 hours of content each year and broadcasts 60+ channels, reaching 9 out of 10 C&S TV homes in India. Its portfolio includes channels offering general entertainment, films, sports, infotainment, kids and lifestyle content across 8 languages (Hindi, English Bengali, Tamil, Kannada, Telugu, Marathi, and Malayalam). Star Plus is India's No. 1 Hindi General Entertainment Channel. Star India is also present in the Indian movie production and distribution space through Fox Star Studios. Star India is making quantum leaps in transforming sports in the country, with 15 sports channels, Star’s is the country’s leading sports network and one that is helping India become a multi-sporting nation. Star is also driving the agenda on digital consumption in India with its digital content platform Hotstar, which is amongst the fastest growing in the world and is increasingly becoming the first port of call for internet adopters in India.



  • Code and develop Big Data Solutions to enable our business’ success
  • Coding for integrating any Big Data tools and frameworks required to provide requested capabilities
  • Implementing the Ingestion & ETL processes
  • Monitoring performance of the data lake infrastructure
  • Ability to carry out code development and design on analytical projects for the full analytical stack from the data acquisition up to the consumption of the data


  • As per KPIs


  • A Bachelor/Master’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, related field or equivalent experience
  • Should have minimum of 2 to 4 years of  experience in Big Data technology domain  related work, including roles such as customer-facing Consultant
  • Experience in complex environments building and deploying MPP Databases, IOT Analytical solutions, Hadoop ecosystem, in-memory data grids,
  • Proficient understanding of distributed computing principles
  • Good knowledge of Big Data querying tools, such as Pig, Hive, and Impala
  • Experience with integration of data from multiple data sources
  • Proficiency with Hadoop, MapReduce, HDFS, Spark


  • Direct experience working on a large scale data warehouse or Hadoop platform is a very strong asset
  • Good programming and computation skills, preferably with Java, Scala, Python, Perl and  BASH/Shell Scripting and/or C/C++
  • Strong SQL programming skills
  • Experience with Real Time Data Processing solutions like as Apache Spark

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.

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