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Posted: Friday, March 10, 2017 10:44 AM

Job Description:/h3:
Cheggs writing tools are used by over a million students each day to further their learning. We build software to help these students compile research, create bibliographies, and ensure all sources are correctly cited in completed papers. We offer these tools for free through ad:supported accounts as well as through paid monthly subscriptions.
Role:
Engagement at this scale creates over 1TB of data daily, streamed into a real:time pipeline. This data is consumed by teams of data scientists, analysts, and engineers to optimize the experience for our users. Your role will be to manage and enhance this pipeline, collaborate with other teams to make additional metrics available, and push the leading edge of whats possible for real:time personalization of our products.
You will be part of a recognized and passionate team that is focused on advanced monetization strategies to bring our amazing web products to students free of charge. Data is already at the heart of both our ads and subscription businesses and you will be core to our ongoing growth.
Our Stack
:Custom, high:performance client:side javascript streams data from each users browsers into our systems
:It is collected/enriched by OpenResty/Nginx
:Streamed into fluentd
:Streamed to kinesis and elasticsearch
:Events pushed to Google Analytics, exported to BigQuery
Requirements:
:2+ years software engineering experience, specifically with:
:Streaming systems (ideally Fluentd and/or Logstash)
:ElasticSearch and Kibana
:Spark, Vowpal Wabbit, Mahout
:AWS, Docker (ideally docker:
compose/convox/ECS)
:Ruby, OpenResty/Lua, Elixir/Erlang, R and/or Python
:Strong blend of technical and creative skills
:Experience working closely with engineering teams, researchers and business leaders
:Strong communication, and demonstrated ability to contribute to multiple projects, team goals and deadlines
:Detail oriented, analytical, and experienced with web technologies
:Experience working with distributed development teams and over communicating about progress and challenges to hit business goals
:An insatiable appetite to transform education through datapany Description:/h3:
Chegg puts students first. As the leading student:first connected learning platform, the company makes higher education more affordable, more accessible, and more successful for students. Chegg is a publicly:held company based in Santa Clara, California and trades on the NYSE under the symbol CHGG. For more information, visit chegg.
Chegg is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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