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Senior Hadoop Developer 51746 in Dearborn, MI at Fast Switch

Date Posted: 4/11/2019

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    Dearborn, MI
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Job Description

Job ID: 51746

Specialty Developer Position Description:

  • The Global Data Insight and Analytics (GDIA)Portfolio is developing a new Customer Analytics Platform utilizing multiple technologies like Hadoop, Java EE, MDM and Quality Stage. 
  • Over the next several years this Application Platform will be developed globally for markets in Mexico, Europe, South America, Middle East, and Asia-Pacific. This is a specialty developer senior position to support the development of the Customer Analytics Platform and related projects.

 Job Description: 

  • Understand the strategic direction as it relates to project goals and design global solution that aligns with project goals.
  • Understand and participate in designing information workflows.
  • Design and Develop Hadoop/Java code/workflows to satisfy the requirements and designed solution. 
  • Perform unit, functional and integration testing of developed solution.
  • Provide support to other team members.
  • Support integration efforts of systems and data through application consolidation / migration / conversion, application integration, and data integration.

Skills Required:

  • 5+ years of experience in professional programming experience.
  • Strong foundation in Computer Science fundamentals such as data structures and algorithms.
  • Experience with Java.
  • Passionate about Big Data technologies.
  • Working knowledge of the full SW development lifecycle.
  • Proven ability to develop and ship high quality software products.
  • Experience with the Hortonworks hadoop environment.
  • Knowledge of Big Data security and management operations.
  • Knowledge of visualization tools such as Tableau or Qlik. 
  • Hortonworks Hadoop.
  • HDFS.
  • HIVE.
  • HBase.
  • Spark.
  • Kafka.
  • Sqoop services Ambari.
  • Knox.
  • Ranger.
  • Oozie.
  • Kerberos.
  • Yarn.
  • Job monitoring.

Education Required:

  • B.S. Information Systems, Computer Science or equivalent work experience in the requested field.

At Fast Switch, Our Purpose is Our People and Our Planet. We come to work each day and are reminded we are helping people find their success stories.  Isn’t that cool? Also, Doing the right thing is our mantra.  We act responsibly, give back to the communities we serve, and have a little fun along the way.

We at Fast Switch have been doing this for 22 years. We’re doing business in almost half the states in the union with offices in Detroit, MI, Columbus, OH, New York, Hartford, CT, Massachusetts, Minneapolis, MN, Los Angeles, CA, San Francisco, CA, and Tucson, AZ.

We're a financially strong, privately-held company that is 100% consultant and client focused.

We've differentiated ourselves by being fast, flexible, creative and honest. Throw out everything you've heard, seen, or felt about every other IT Consulting company. 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, 2017 and 2018, 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.

Ranked '#1' supplier by over 50% of our customers nationally.

Ranked 'Top 3' supplier by over 75% of our customers nationally.

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