Dentsu Aegis Network APAC
About the company: 

Dentsu Aegis Network is Innovating the Way Brands Are Built for its clients through its best-in-class expertise and capabilities in media, digital and creative communications services.

As a global leader in the fast-evolving world of brand, media and digital communications, Dentsu Aegis Network and its network of global and specialist brands offer outstanding opportunities for the best, brightest, most enthusiastic and motivated people.

We are always looking to recruit the best talent and if you are successful, expect to join an entrepreneurial organisation with a vibrant, fast-paced and professional culture.

Job Description and Requirements:  

About Dentsu Aegis Network:
Dentsu Aegis Network helps clients build consumer relationships by communicating their products and brands effectively. Our distinctive and innovative range of products and services include marketing and communications strategies through digital marketing and creative execution, media planning and buying, creative services, technology applications, SEO, content creation, brand tracking and marketing analytics.
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About Dentsu Aegis Network’s Global Data Innovation Centre:
As the world of data continues to grow exponentially in the advent of connected devices, IoT, industrialised digitization of the economy and the way people move through digitized networks, Dentsu Aegis seeks to harness the power of data and transform this into intelligent applications, products and platforms.

The Dentsu Aegis Network Global Data Innovation Centre, hubbed in Singapore, is a strategic initiative to ensure that the Group harnesses this power effectively and at scale. This set up builds from the data innovation practice that was launched in 2012 and is now designed to deliver on global initiatives from Singapore.

We invite people passionate about data, intelligence and application of same in the market place to join a growing team.

You have to be a self-starter, motivated and yet collaborative. You can think on your feet, connect disparate dots, imagine connections and importantly, craft approaches to turn ideas and imagination into real capabilities, inspired by data. You are excited by your work going live in the market with clients and teams around the world.

Job Description:
As a Data Engineer, you will be a key member of the Centre. You will play a leading role in developing analytics solutions and data capabilities that will enable us to be thought leaders in the practice of data and analytics.

On a day to day basis, your responsibilities can comprise of:
1. Being an effective bridge between the Centre, IT and our Global Big Data Infrastructure platform to ensure that the data work streams are effectively collected, organized and processed
2. Make data actionable by designing and building effective application programming interfaces -- APIs -- and services that allow the data to flow into any system that can make use of the information in real-time.
3. Technical expertise for design, development, implementation of information storage and retrieval, data flow and analysis and provide effective recommendations based on trades among data volumes, number of users, logical and physical distribution, response times, retention rules, security and domain controls.
4. Develops relational and/or Object-Oriented databases, database parser software and database leading software.
5. Maintains and updates for new development a set of records for, but not limited to, creating or recreating ad hoc queries, scripts, codes, and macros.

This role is based in Singapore and reports to the Team Head, Analytics, Dentsu Aegis Network Global Data Innovation Centre.

Desired Skills and Experience:
1. 2+ years of experience in this field.
2. At least a Bachelor’s degree from Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Information Systems.
3. Strong programming skills in Java, c++, nodejs and scripting languages such as python, PHP, and understanding R will be a plus
4. Strong experience in database of SQL and NoSQL
5. Experience with “big data” technologies such as Hadoop, MPP databases
6. Experience in web application development such as web server technology, HTML5, Javascript, AJAX, and XML etc.
7. Track-record of independent learning and technical problem-solving
8. Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively in a team
9. Ability to develop and communicate creative solutions to technical problems
10. Self-starter and motivated
11. Confident, responsible and can proactively think of and implement solutions to tricky problems.

*Please ensure that an updated resume is attached to your application.
**We regret that only shortlisted applicants will be notified.

Job Type

Full Time





Closing Date

Aug 15 2016