India / India / / Mumbai

Technology & Engineering

#: 106144-en_US / 106144



Big Data Engineer – 106144

Technology and Engineering – India Mumbai, Maharashtra 





Media Engineering organization helps to deliver a set of Web Services that are scalable and highly available for our Mobile Meters. This data and its derived analytics empower clients with the intelligence they need to drive revenue, increase market share, optimize their strategies, and much more. 

We implement services using the latest technologies  to implement & Deploy scalable architectures, secure data storage and transportation, Orchestrate multiple jobs on production data. Our current Initiatives include using Infrastructure as a Service, Reusable services, developing and deploying serverless architectures at scale.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Data Engineers help build and maintain data systems. They understand the stakeholder requirements, develop the algorithms and deploy them on production systems. Other responsibilities include improving data reliability, quality, and understanding and analyzing raw data to convert them into actionable algorithms.

  • Responsibilities:

  • Analyze and understand the raw data

  • Develop algorithms/business rules tailored to the stakeholders needs

  • Construct complex data analysis and reporting

  • Writing unit test cases for the algorithms/data analysis/reporting

  • Problem-Solving mindset and analytical skill set is a must

  • Promote best practices in development and operations

  • Ability to work in Agile environment

  • Create and maintain project specific documentation

  • Strong focus on innovation and use of open source technologies



We are looking for brilliant engineers to join the team, they typically have the following traits:

  • knowledge of developing big data jobs using Scala(Preferable) or Python.

  • Motivated learners

  • Quantitative minds

  • Interested in building components at scale




Technologies (preferred in bold):

  • Minimum 1.5 to 3 years of relevant experience.

  • Programming Languages: Scala(Preference 1), Python(Preference 2)

  • Big Data Technologies: Spark, Hive

  • Versioning: git

  • AWS experience is a plus          




As the arbiter of truth, Nielsen Global Media fuels the media industry with unbiased, reliable data about what people watch and listen to. To discover what’s true, we measure across all channels and platforms⁠—from podcasts to streaming TV to social media. And when companies and advertisers are armed with the truth, they have a deeper understanding of their audiences and can accelerate growth.

Do you want to move the industry forward with Nielsen? Our people are the driving force. Your thoughts, ideas and expertise can propel us forward. Whether you have fresh thinking around maximizing a new technology or you see a gap in the market, we are here to listen and take action. Our team is made strong by a diversity of thoughts, experiences, skills, and backgrounds. You’ll enjoy working with smart, fun, curious colleagues, who are passionate about their work. Come be part of a team that motivates you to do your best work!



Job Type: Regular 

Primary Location:  Mumbai,Maharashtra  

Travel:  No