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Hadoop Software Engineer 49556 (LJ4) in Dearborn, MI at Fast Switch

Date Posted: 3/8/2019

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Job ID: 49556

Hadoop Software Engineer Position Description:

  • The individual will be expected to perform Release Manager role for around 6 – 9 months while performing some Hadoop based development. 
  • Afterwards, his/her role will start becoming more centered around Hadoop based development.


  • 4 + years of experience in designing and implementing solutions in Hadoop (HortonWorks Suite)
  • Efficient in using HIVE, Hbase, Oozie, etc
  • Experience using dashboards such as those based on Splunk
  • Expertise in developing, optimizing, and testing HQLs
  • Ability to perform Release Management work (migrating solutions from lower environments to higher environments, following prescribed processes to do such deployments, provide data for testing in lower environments, liaise with development team members to ensure Prod deployments go per rules, etc.)
  •  Excellent communication and documentation skills

Fast Switch, Ltd., delivering the Right Talent at the Right Time for over 21 years. We are an IT Consulting company with offices in Detroit, MI, Columbus, OH, Cleveland, OH, Cincinnati, OH, New York, Hartford, CT, Massachusetts, Minneapolis, MN, Los Angeles, CA, San Francisco, CA, and Tucson, AZ. We’re doing business in almost half the states in the union.

We're a financially strong, privately-held company that is 100% consultant and client focused. You are our most important asset!          

We've differentiated ourselves by being creative, flexible, and fast. Throw out everything you've heard, seen, or felt about every other IT Consulting company.

We're different. Our consultants and clients tell us so, and it's our great people who make the difference! We do unique things, and we do them for Fortune 10 companies, Inc. 500 companies, and technology start-ups. We also have a strong belief in giving back to the communities we serve.

Our benefits are second to none and thanks to our flexible benefits options you can choose just the benefits that you need or want, options include:

• Medical and Dental (Fast Switch pays majority of the medical program)

• Vision

• Personal Time Off (PTO) Program

• Long Term Disability (100% paid)

• Life Insurance (100% paid)

• 401(k) with immediate vesting and 3% (of salary) dollar-for-dollar match

Plus, we have a lucrative employee referral program and an employee recognition culture.

In 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017, Fast Switch was named one of the Top Work Places in Michigan by the Detroit Free Press and one of the Best Staffing Firms in 2016 and 2017. We have won the Columbus Business First “Fast 50” award 9 times in 12 years because of our strong growth which translates into more and better opportunities for our consulting staff members.

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