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Systems Engineer Consultant/Expert 50305 in Allen Park, MI at Fast Switch

Date Posted: 12/6/2018

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Job Description

Job ID: 50305

Systems Engineer Position Description:

  • We are seeking a Systems Engineer for its big data analytics. 
  • This position does not have any code development responsibilities. 

Responsibilities include

  • Engineer and manage the deployment of new Informatica solutions and components
  • Support the operations team with escalated incidents
  • Be available for occasional after-hours escalations
  • Implement security controls and separation of duties processes according to company policies
  • Document day-to-day processes, installation and desk procedures
  • Provide SME support to the operations team for escalated issue resolution and incident management.

Skills Required:

  • Ability to self-start, multitask and communicate effectively; 
  • 5+ years of experience with any of these Informatica products: DIH, BDM, DI, EIC, IDL, MDM (ideally in a Linux environment); 
  • Hands-on experience integrating various products into the Hadoop ecosystem. 
  • Strong foundation in Linux system administration including LDAP and Kerberos; 
  • Strong scripting skills in at least one language 
  • Solid understanding of TCP/IP networking; 
  • Troubleshooting and problem resolution skills.

Experience Preferred:

  • Experience with HPE SecureData (aka Voltage); 
  • Experience with Ambari, Yarn, Storm, and/or Ranger; 
  • Exposure to Kerberos and MySQL. 
  • Informatica development fundamentals. 
  • OnSite resource (Dearborn, MI) required due to frequent interaction with other engineering, operations and development teams based in other buildings. 
  • Occasional weekend and after-hours work required to implement software upgrades. 
  • This is intended as a long-term engagement.

Education Required:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience in a relevant field.

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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