Lead Big Data Engineer

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Job ID:
2446310
Location:
Irving, TX
Category:
Information Technology, Telecommunications, Array
Salary:
per year
Zip Code:
75014
Employment Type:
Full time
Posted:
12.07.2017
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Job Description:

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

Company Info
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