PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT POSITIONS

OVERVIEW

NextGen's Research & Development focuses on developing Fit-To-Play Analytic solutions and directly support our field consultants with unique solutions. Our Product Development team provides the core engineering effort that drives NextGen's upcoming product portfolio and Field Analytics that we propose to our clients. All our field engineers carry the solutions designed by the Product Development team. The solutions designed by our Product Development team showcase NextGen's drive towards excellence in the field of Advanced Analytics.


NextGen's focus is predominantly in the areas of Analytics for Big Data and Fast Data platforms. Needless to say, all NextGen Consultants shall be competent in one of the two areas - Big Data or Fast Data. Additionally, being a technology firm our practice has always been hands-on first before you attain Solution Excellence and grow into a Technologist. All NextGen consultants follow the - NextGen's Technology Learning Curve (TLC) - enabling them to gain a full understanding of the involved technology prior to developing solutions and later consulting on the technology itself.


Our consultants shall have an absolute commitment towards professionalizing through education, as we champion our cause in building an expert-team that excels in their field of interest, be it Big Data or Fast Data analytics. As a Product Development Consultant, you will engineer NextGen's cause to the next levels.


WHAT WE OFFER

1.   At NextGen we provide equal-opportunity careers.

2.   A competitive package (and essential top-of-the-line professional equipment)

3.   Sponsor Trainings (on Fast Data and Big Data platforms)

4.   Sponsor Certifications on Data-science and TIBCO Fast-data technologies (in NL)

5.   Good intellectual environment

6.   Offer an honest and transparent working environment, at the least.


BIG DATA POSITIONS

Position

Senior Analytics Engineer - Big Data Analytics Product Development

Description










This is an R&D Product Development position. This position involves working with the NextGen product development team, on the latest software technologies. This is a highly-innovative position and therefore requires, amongst others, a creative thinking and free-mind with no pre-conceived notions. As a Software Engineer in the Analytics Product Development, your core responsibilities include:


1.   Designing and illustrating programming models used to extract data from HDFS

2.   Data Modelling using UML and Use-Case diagrams (architectural know-how)

3.   Programming with Apache Hadoop Framework on Java

4.   Designing and Developing Analytical products and solutions for NextGen's On-line Analytical portfolio


Importantly, you will be developing core products used in showcasing NextGen's vision in Advanced Analytics market.

Pre-Requisites









This position requires the candidates to, ideally, have the following:


1.   You must have a Bachelors or Masters educational degree/diploma in Engineering Sciences or Biological Sciences or Statistical Sciences

2.   You must be a Java Programmer (we prefer Certified programmers) and/or experience in the following software technologies:


a.  Apache Big Data Framework products (Giraph, Kafka, Oozie, Parquet, Sqoop, Storm, Spark, Tez)

b. Apache Database products (Cassandra, Hadoop, HBase, Hive, Pig, Zookeeper)

c.  Apache http and httpd products (Tomcat)


3.   You must have 5-10 years of hands-on technical development experience

4.   You must demonstrate a full-lifecycle of on-site project experience as a Java Developer

5.   You should be confident in working with huge datasets (on the scale of Big Data projects)

6.   You should be willing to learn and adapt newer Java Framework libraries on a quick turnaround basis

7.   Importantly, you should have a desire to work with Analytics frameworks (Any previous experience with Analytics frameworks is highly preferred)

8.   You must have experience and comfortable with working on Unix-based systems.


FAST DATA POSITIONS

Position

Senior Analytics Engineer - Fast Data Analytics Product Development

Description

This is an R&D Product Development position. This position involves working with the NextGen product development team, on the latest software technologies. This is a highly-innovative position and therefore requires, amongst others, a creative thinking and free-mind with no pre-conceived notions. As a Software Engineer in the Analytics Product Development, your core responsibilities include:


1.   Designing and Modelling data flows for Integrated analytics (using Business Events or Business Works6/Express or StreamBase)

2.   Designing and developing Streamed-data applications using TIBCO Business Events and/or TIBCO StreamBase

3.   Designing and Developing Rule Engines using Business Events Studio or StreamBase Studio

4.   Designing In-Memory Data Grid structures (Metaspaces, Spaces and Tuples) using TIBCO ActiveSpaces or Apache Spark

5.   Integrating Fast Data Platform with Big Data components

6.   Developing Real-time Analytical solutions for NextGen's On-line Analytical portfolio.


Pre-Requisites

This position requires the candidates to, ideally, have the following:


1.   You must have a Bachelors or Masters educational degree/diploma in Engineering Sciences or Biological Sciences or Statistical Sciences

2.   You must be an experienced in one of these TIBCO technologies (We prefer Certified professionals)


a. TIBCO BusinessEvents

b. TIBCO ActiveSpaces

c. TIBCO StreamBase and LiveData Mart

d. TIBCO Spotfire


3.   You must be experienced with programming in Java

4.   You must have 5-10 years of hands-on technical development and implementation experience in TIBCO technologies

5.   You must demonstrate a full-lifecycle of on-site project experience as a TIBCO Developer/Solutions consultant

6.   You should be confident in working with huge datasets (on the scale of Big Data projects)

7.   You should be willing to learn and adapt newer Java Framework libraries on a quick turnaround basis

8.   Knowledge and understanding of the visual analytics using either TIBCO Spotfire or TIBCO JasperSoft.

9.   Importantly, you should have a desire to work with Analytics frameworks (Any previous experience with Analytics frameworks is highly preferred)

10. You must have experience and comfortable with working on Unix-based systems.