Job Types

The following types of jobs can be executed in :

For more information, see Run Job Page.

Identify Job Failures

When a job fails to execute, a failure message appears in following locations:

The following is an example from the Jobs page:

Publish job failed

In the above example, the Transform and Profile jobs completed, but the Publish job failed. In this case, the results exist and, if the source of the problem is diagnosed, they can be published separately.

Jobs that Hang

In some cases, a job may stay in a pending state indefinitely. Typically, these errors are related to a failure of the job tracking service. You can try to the following:

Cloud-based EMR Job Errors

These errors can occur when you are running an EMR job from a cloud-based product edition.

"Runtime AWS" error

There was an error running your job.

"Runtime timeout" error

Your job was terminated for reaching the timeout minutes limit in the product. Job execution time is affected by the size of your input dataset(s) and the complexity of your recipe(s).


Try Other Job Options

You can try to re-execute the job using different options.


Tip: The  running environment is not suitable for jobs on large datasets. You should accept the running environment recommended in the Run Job page.

Contact Support

If you are unable to diagnose your job failure, please contact 

NOTE: When you contact support about a job failure, please be sure to download and include the entire zip file, your recipe, and (if possible) your dataset.

Report an Issue

If you believe that your job has failed due to an issue with , select Help menu > Report issue to alert .