Hadoop Administrator/Support - Hybrid (Cleveland, Pittsburgh, Dallas or Birmingham) - no C2C or C2H

Depends on Experience

Full Time

  • Work from home
  • No Travel Required


  • linux
  • data replication
  • hadoop
  • cloudera

Job Description

Mandatory skills needed for summary/detailed through resume

  • Linux     6 + Years            
  • Data replication     6 + Years            
  • Experience setting up new clusters     6 + Years            
  • HADOOP             4 - 6 Years          
  • Install and upgrade platform      6 + Years            
  • Troubleshooting Technical and Application issues             6 + Years            
  • Upgrading from Cloudera CDH 6.3 to CDP 7.1.x                6 + Years


Position Location:

  • Hybrid work setting (2 days in office, 3 from home)
  • First Preference is: Pittsburgh, PA OR Cleveland, OH
  • Second Preference is: Birmingham, AL OR Dallas, TX



Role and the key responsibilities:

  • Working with and taking direction from both the team and Cloudera vendor resources to accomplish the upgrade
  • Attending meetings to discuss technical details, issues, and resolutions
  • Collaboration with team


Required must have technical skills, tools, or experience:

  • Candidate must have experience upgrading from Cloudera CDH 6.3 to CDP 7.1.x
  • Extensive experience with Hadoop platform support:
  • Performance monitoring/tuning
  • Troubleshooting/resolving issues
  • Working with vendors & internal groups to determine Root Cause and remediation
  • Experience supporting/upgrading Cloudera Data Hub, Cloudera Manager, Cloudera Navigator (version 5.13.x or newer)
  • Designing/configuring/tuning replication (BDR or other replication tools)
  • Familiar with set up and tuning of various components: Kafka, Impala, Hue, Hive, Yarn, Oozie, Sentry, Key Trustee, Encryption (i.e. – NavEncrypt, HDFS encryption, etc)
  • Experience setting up new clusters (security, user authentication, backup/recovery, data replication, service segregation, failover, loadbalancing, storage, firewall rules, network, etc). Prefer experience with setting up on-premise clusters.
  • Trouble shooting technical and application issues - here's not what's working (service or software), need to be able to triage
  • Install and upgrade platform
  • Data replication
  • Entire environment is Linux - must have experience and knowledge with Linux