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Lead Big Data Engineer Posted Feb 15
Request Technology - Anthony Honquest , Irving, TX
 
Lead Big Data Engineer

Irving, TX

Prestigious Company is looking for top engineers to help build next generation data analytic and big data platforms and software solutions. The Big Data Developer position works in an agile environment interacting with multiple technology and business areas designing and developing next generation analytics platforms and applications. The individual will have a focus on user interface design and development as well as additional coding responsibilities. The technician is responsible for the strategy and design of complex projects as well as coding, and also supports project planning and mentoring. Effective communication is important as this individual will be interfacing with different areas including business clients, technology, architecture and infrastructure services.

Responsibilities

Responsible for design, prototyping and delivery of software solutions within the big data eco-system.

Responsible for technical ecosystem (software, data, interfaces, integration) and strategic roadmaps

Responsible for performance tuning and scalability improvements of distributed applications

Researching and evaluation of new tools and technologies to solve business problems

Responsible for designing and building new Big Data systems for analysing data into actionable insights

Responsible for development of advanced analytics solutions and integrating new tools to improve descriptive, predictive and prescriptive analytics

Translates business concepts to technical implementations to drive alignment and decision making

Works on an geographically dispersed team embracing Agile and DevOps strategies for themselves and others while driving adoption to enable greater technology and business value

Participate in strategic planning discussions with technical and non-technical partners

Effective and efficient utilization of programming tools and techniques

Mentors others and continually develops themselves

Job Qualifications

5-6 years Big Data experience with hands on coding and development experience in Java, Scala and Python.

Big Data experience with Cloudera/Hortonworks, and or EMR

Solid development experience with Spark

Experience with streaming toolsets such as Kafka, flink, Spark streaming, and or Nifi/StreamSets

Experience developing large-scale distributed applications

Familiarity and comfort with participating in a high-performing geographically dispersed team

Familiarity with source control solutions (ex git, GitHub, Jenkins, Artifactory)

Good verbal and written communication skills

Open to new ideas and technologies with a strong desire to learn

Ability to analyze and solve problems in a creative and innovative fashion

Employment Type: Permanent
Work Hours: Full Time
Other Pay Info: Open

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