AAA Southern California

Data Scientist II

Data Scientist in Costa Mesa, CA

Posted 2019-04-24


The Automobile Club of Southern California is seeking career-minded individuals for our Big Data Scientist opportunity in Costa Mesa, CA. This individual will work together with the Big Data Team to provide technical and analytical support for various big data projects. A Big Data Scientist will be expected to understand the business goals/needs, utilize big data technology to ingest and analyze large amounts of data, and transform findings into actionable business opportunities.

Responsibilities include:

Defining project requirements, building SQL/HIVE databases, job automation, using analytical tools to find trends and predictive characteristics, developing and automating reports, data visualization, and exploring new analytical and big data tools.
The candidate must possess clear communicative skills to work in a highly collaborative and fast-paced team environment.
A successful candidate must have the ability to understand complex business problems to ensure projects are leveraging the appropriate technology and analytical tools in the delivery of a comprehensive solution.

Bachelor’s Degree with an emphasis on quantitative analysis or technology
Experience working with relational databases
Able to think outside the box and understand the big picture thought process
Ability to communicate clearly to business owners
Knowledge of SQL
Knowledge of Hadoop (HDFS, Sqoop, Pig, Hive… ) preferred
Working experience with modeling tools such as R / Python / SASUnix/Linux/Java experience desired
Working experience with Tableau a plusData Mining/Data Warehousing/Business Intelligence experience a plus

Our comprehensive and employee centric training facility located in Costa Mesa provides training programs to help employees acquire various skills necessary to do their jobs and to support career development.


Health Coverage for Medical, Dental, Vision

Paid time off including Vacation, Illness and Holidays

Life Insurance

Disability Coverage


401k Savings Plan

Employee Discounts

Career opportunities across multiple business lines and states

‘Creating members for life by exceeding our members’ expectations through valuable products and legendary service.’

AAA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Company summary

AAA serves more than 58 million members in the United States and Canada as North America's largest motoring and leisure travel organization, providing its members a full range of travel, insurance, financial and automotive-related services.


Pension; employee discounts.

Tech Stack

Java, JavaScript, SQL, .NET, Puppet, Chef, CentOS, Ubuntu, Tomcat, JBoss

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