Manager - Data Engineer

Info-communications Media Development Authority| Date Posted: 2-Feb-2020
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Job Nature:
Permanent
Position Level:
Manager, Senior Manager
Qualification:
Bachelor's / Honours

Job Description

Manager – Data Engineer 

Responsibilities:

You will be part of the team that conceptualise, architect and initiate greenfield cybersecurity projects, define security architecture for next-generation infocomm technologies, and develop niche cybersecurity tech capabilities for the ICM sectors. You will work closely with the team and be responsible for executing big data related cybersecurity projects, and provide advice to the team on big data related technical issues.

The successful candidate shall be responsible, among others, to:

  • Conceptualise, plan, execute and manage new programs, R&D or initiatives relating to the use of big data to improve cybersecurity for the infocomm and media sectors.
  • Monitor advancements in big data technologies and identify new tools and frameworks that could improve efficiency and fine tune existing data analytics platforms.
  • Develop and review data models for cybersecurity projects.
  • Process, cleanse and verify the suitability of data used for data analytics, as well as interpret and analyse big data sets using statistical techniques.
  • Identify cybersecurity use cases together with project team and stakeholders, and develop data analytics rules or data models to deliver the use case outcomes.
  • Conceptualise and manage the development of infrastructure required for optical extraction, transformation, and loading of large volume data from various data sources.
  • Manage the development of infrastructure required for real-time and batch data ingestion and processing pipelines for data analytics, machine learning, dashboarding and visualisation.
  • Work with vendors to develop data analytics systems and validate accuracy of data models developed.

 

Requirements:

  • Background in Computer Science / Computer Engineering / Information Technology / Mathematics / Statistics / Data Science and Analytics.
  • At least 2 years of experience in quantitative data analytic or machine learning data models development for cybersecurity or network infrastructure use cases using big data.
  • Good understanding of programming languages including Python, R, SQL and Java/C/C++, ETL frameworks, and able to develop programming scripts minimally in Python or R.
  • Experience in using databases for big data analytics such as Greenplum / Hadoop / Hive / HBase frameworks, and able to write complex SQL queries.
  • Domain knowledge and experience in the following areas is preferred:
    • Computer networking
    • Network security
    • System security
  • Familiarity with big data streaming tools, database frameworks and visualisation tools such as Apache NiFi, Storm, Spark, Hadoop, Greenplum, Airflow, Kibana, Tableau and their areas of applicability.
  • Good understanding of Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and Deep Learning concepts.
  • Good writing, communication and presentation skills.
  • Fast learner with self-motivation and independence to acquire knowledge on new domains or technologies quickly.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving ability.
  • Plugged-in to the latest technology and security developments for the telecommunication sector.
  • Willingness to delve into administrative, legislative, technical, research and development works.

 

Position will commensurate with experience.

Only short-listed candidates will be notified.

 

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Info-communications Media Development Authority