Hadoop Developer in Bloomfield, CT at Fast Switch

Date Posted: 11/28/2019

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Job Description

Job ID: 51047

Hadoop Developer

Bloomfield, Connecticut OR Lafayette LA OR New York City

Contract with expectations of permanent position after 6 months 

6 month contract with expectations of permanent employment thereafter

*** U.S. Citizens and those authorized to work in the U.S. are encouraged to apply.  

*** Client are unable to accept EAD-OPT's   

***Client will not accept resumes over 3 pages.   


Hadoop Developer 

Position Description
Want to leverage your experience and development skills in the Healthcare industry as a Hadoop w/ Scala Engineer ?

Your future duties and responsibilities
This Hadoop Developer will be a key contributor to our Services practice and will have the below responsibilities:

• Work with product owners to understand desired application capabilities and testing scenarios

• Continuously improve software engineering practices

• Work within and across Agile teams to design, develop, test, implement, and support technical solutions across a full-stack of development tools and technologies

• Write unit tests and automated acceptance tests.

• Work on a variety of development projects on a Hadoop platform

• Work with business stakeholders and other SMEs to understand high-level business requirements

• Work with the Solution Designers and contribute to the development of project plans by participating in the scoping and estimating of proposed projects

• Apply technical background/understanding, business knowledge, system knowledge in the elicitation of Systems Requirements for projects

• Support other team members in translating requirements and use cases into test conditions and expected results for product, performance, user acceptance, and operational acceptance testing; participate in automation testing of developed systems/solutions

• Adhere to existing processes/standards including the project development lifecycle, business technology architecture, risk and production capacity guidelines and escalate issues as required

• Prioritize and manage own workload in order to deliver quality results and meet timelines

• Support a positive work environment that promote service to business, quality, innovation and teamwork and ensure timely communication of issues/ points of interest 

Required qualifications to be successful in this role
This position requires:

• 5+ years of experience with Big Data tools and technologies including working in a Production environment of a Hadoop Project.

• 3+ years of experience with SQL, Hive, Impala, Oozie, HDFS, Hue, Git, Mapreduce and Sqoop.

• 2+ years of Programming experience in Python or any Object Oriented Programming.

• 2+ years in Test Driven Development (TDD), and/or Continuous Integration/Continuous Deployment (CI/CD) is a plus

• Big Data Development using Hadoop Ecosystem including Pig, Hive and other Cloudera tools.

• Analytical and problem solving skills, applied to a Big Data environment.

• Experience with large-scale distributed applications.

• Experience with Agile methodologies to iterate quickly on product changes, developing user stories and working through backlog.

• Prefer experience with Cloudera Hadoop distribution components and custom packages.

• Traditional Data Warehouse/ETL experience.

• Excellent planning, organization, communication and thought leadership skills.

• Ability to learn and apply new concepts quickly.

• Proven ability to mentor and coach junior team members.

• Strong leadership, communication and interpersonal skills.

• Ability to adapt to constant changes. Sense of innovation, creativity, organization, autonomy and quick adaptation to various technologies.

• Capable and eager to work under minimal direction in fast-paced energetic environment, managing multiple projects and priorities at once.

Education Requirement:

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related discipline, at least eight, typically ten or more years of solid, diverse work experience in IT with a minimum of six years’ experience application program development, or the equivalent in education and work experience.