Ab Initio Developer

  • Capgemini,
  • Charlotte, NC
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PDL, Express IT, Metadata, Hadoop, Spark, Python
Full Time
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

Job Title: Senior Ab Initio Developer with Hadoop

Job Type: Full Time

Job Location: Multiple Locations

Duties & Responsibilities:

We are looking for a Senior Data Engineer to be part of our scrum teams and perform functional & system development for Hadoop applications for our Enterprise Data Lake initiative.Role Summary/Purpose:

This is high visibility fast paced key initiative will integrate data across internal and external sources, provide analytical insights and integrate with our critical systems. 

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Participate in the agile development process

  • Develop functional and technical specifications from business requirements for the commercial platform

  • Ensure application quality and adherence to performance requirements

  • Help create project estimates and plans. Represent engineering team in project meetings and solution discussions

  • Participate code review process

  • Work with team members to achieve business results in a fast paced and quickly changing environment

  • Pair up with data engineers to develop cutting edge Analytic applications leveraging Big Data technologies: Hadoop, NoSQL, and In-memory Data Grids

  • Mentor and influence up and down the chain of command

  • Perform other duties and/or projects as assigned


  • Bachelor's degree in a quantitative field (such as Engineering, Computer Science, Statistics, Econometrics) and a minimum of 10 years of experience

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience working with and developing big data solutions

  • Experience with big data tools: Hadoop, Spark, Hive, Sqoop, HBASE, Kafka, etc.

  • Experts in the following Ab Initio tools: GDE – Graphical Development Environment; Co>Operating System ; Control Center; Metadata Hub; Enterprise Meta>Environment; Enterprise Meta>Environment Portal; Acquire>It; Express>It; Conduct>It; Data Quality Environment; Query>It.

  • Hands-on experience on writing shell scripts, complex sql queries, Hadoop commands, and Git

  • Ability to write abstracted, reusable code components

  • Programming experience in at least two of the following languages: Scala, Java or Python

Desired Characteristics:

  • Strong business acumen

  • Critical Thinking and Creativity

  • Performance tuning experience

  • Experience in developing Hive, Sqoop, Spark, Kafka, HBase on Hadoop

  • Familiar with Ab Initio, Hortonworks, Zookeeper, and Oozie is a plus

  • Willingness to learn new technologies quickly

  • Superior oral, and written communication skills, as well as the willingness to collaborate across teams of internal and external technical staff, business analysts, software support and operations staff.

  • Strong business acumen including a broad understanding of Synchrony Financial business processes and practices

Interested candiadtes can apply to the below link.

Company Information

Global leader in consulting, technology, outsourcing, and local professional services. Capgemini is headquartered in Paris, France and operates in over 40 countries. We are, above all, a people company — 180,000 people worldwide. Read more: www.capgemini.com/about
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