Job Description SOFTWARE DEVELOPER (C++), Markham YOU’LL BUILD TECH THAT EMPOWERS GLOBAL BUSINESSES NielsenIQ teams are working on our new Connect platform, a unified, global, open data ecosystem powered by Microsoft Azure. Our clients around the world rely on Connect data and insights to innovate and grow. If you are looking for an opportunity to work with a multi-terabyte to a multi-petabyte range of data then this might be the opportunity for you Nielsen gives employees the skills to work with next-generation Big Data and Business Intelligence tools, creating proof of concepts and developing software for platforms delivering consumer insights to clients. What You’ll Do Design, analyze, develop, document, test, and maintain highly complex software systems with high-quality standards, minimal defects, and the most effective technical solutions for the business. Interact with Product Owners and Delivery Leads to construct complex software applications from verbal and written requirements. Contribute to the planning for acceptance testing and implementation of new software, performing configuration management tasks. Provide support to internal users, support staff, and vendor partners to assess production incidents, estimate application changes, and apply timely resolutions. We’re Looking For People Who Have 2 years of software development/engineering/testing/IT experience Experience in Python, C++, and Apache Spark. Practical knowledge of Data Structures and Algorithmic development. Prior experience with performance tuning Experience in MS SQL, Oracle, Sybase, or other RDBMS Understanding and implementing complex algorithms and business logic Experience in designing complicated systems to be able to handle diverse types of data processing – Technology agnostic, willingness and ability to learn and apply new technologies to solve problems Experience working with onshore and offshore team members an asset Master’s Degree in Computer Science, Math, Engineering or a related discipline About NielsenIQ Additional Information NielsenIQ is a global measurement and data analytics company that provides the most complete and trusted view available of consumers and markets worldwide. We provide consumer packaged goods manufacturers/fast-moving consumer goods and retailers with accurate, actionable information and insights and a complete picture of the complex and changing marketplace that companies need to innovate and grow. Our approach marries proprietary NielsenIQ data with other data sources to help clients around the world understand what’s happening now, what’s happening next, and how to best act on this knowledge. We like to be in the middle of the action. That’s why you can find us at work in over 90 countries, covering more than 90% of the world’s population. For more information, visit [Register to View]
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