Senior DevOps/Hadoop Big Data Engineer

Senior DevOps/Hadoop Big Data Engineer

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    Dallas, United States

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    Matt Hezlep

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    over 1 year ago

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As a Senior DevOps/Big Data Engineer, you will be responsible for driving development of applications and solutions to maximize the effective use of available data by users across the business.  This will require a strategic and technical mindset to drive the future of the solutions teams.

Location: Dallas, Texas

Rate: Flexible


Basic Qualifications:

Hadoop/Big Data Experience

  • In-depth knowledge of capacity planning, performance management and troubleshooting for of various Hadoop components.
  • In-depth understanding of Hadoop storage frameworks (HDFS, Hbase etc) and compute frameworks (Spark, MapReduce etc)
  • Familiarity and experience using tools such as, Sqoop, Hive, Impala, SolR
  • Understanding of various aspects of Hadoop security such as Kerberos, Sentry, LDAP integration tools (SSSD, Centrify, QAS etc), Encryption – TLS/SSL.
  • Cloudera Certified Hadoop Administrator preferred.
  • Cloudera Certified Hadoop Developer would be nice to have

Programming Experience

  • Experience with at least one of the following programing languages: Java, Scala, C++.
  • Experience with at least one of the following scripting languages: Python, Bash, Perl
  • Familiarity with RDBMS platforms (MySQL, Oracle etc) and SQL is preferred
  • Experience using build tools such as Ant or Maven
  • Experience with software dependency management and open source libraries
  • Familiarity with version control, job scheduling and configuration management tools such as JIRA, Ansible, Github, Jenkins, etc.

Systems Experience:

  • Strong understanding and experience with Linux internals and administration
  • Strong understanding of Linux Filesystem management, Networking and resource management.
  • Experience with Linux security integration solutions such as SSSD, Centrify etc.
  • Experience with software package management (yum, apt-get, rpm etc)
  • Experience with RHEL is preferred

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Understanding of master data management solutions
  • Strong customer-facing communication and careful listening skills. Proven success in and genuine enthusiasm for working directly with customer technical teams.