Hadoop Developer

Agile, Algorithms, Architecture, Consulting, Database, Developer, Development, Hadoop, Linux, Management, Scrum, SQL, SQL Server, Windows
Full Time
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

Hadoop Developer

USA-IL-Greater Chicago-Chicago Information Technology

Dynamics of the Role


We at Transunion, have built a Big Data platform that brings together data from disparate sources and allow us to design and run complex algorithms to provide insights into the Healthcare business operations. We are looking for talented individuals who bring the right skills and an open mindset to the table. You will be joining a group of highly talented and motivated engineers with significant healthcare experience at large fortune 500 healthcare companies, top tier management consulting firms and healthcare startups. 


This opening is a unique opportunity for you to help us design the next generation of data lake solutions to support healthcare product line operations.


The Team’s Focus


TransUnion Healthcare, one of the fastest growing verticals in a $1-billion global company.

TransUnion Healthcare, a wholly owned subsidiary of the global credit and information management company TransUnion, empowers providers and payers with Intelligence in an Instant® by providing data and analytics at the point of need. In the Healthcare market, TransUnion offers a series of data and decisioning solutions designed to help hospitals, health systems and patients find financial solutions for needed care. 


How you will contribute:

  • Partner with internal business, product and technical teams to analyze requirements to deliver solutions to complex issues. 
  • Evaluate and identify ways to automate, streamline, and improve maintenance and administrative practices.
  • Analyze complex business process and design modularized solution for better scalability and maintainence.
  • Build & test highly performant and scalable enterprise-grade ETL pipelines on a Hadoop platform.
  • Actively participate and contribute in Agile Scrum ceremonies. 
  • Contribute individually and as a team member, providing direction and mentoring others.

What you will bring:

  • Bachelors and/or Masters degree in computer science or a related discipline.
  • 8+ years of database/application development in an enterprise environment.
  • Solid experience in writing SQL, stored procedures, query performance tuning preferably on SQL server.
  • Extremely comfortable working on Linux and Windows. Has extensive experience in scripting such as shell & power shell.
  • 2+ years of hands-on experience designing and implementing  data pipelines in production using Hadoop ecosystem such as MapReduce, Hive, HBase, Spark, Sqoop, Oozie, Pig etc
  • Broad knowledge of software development – including software architecture, functional and non-functional aspects, CI/CD, principles and tools. 
  • Strong written and oral skills that create effective cross team collaboration and quality documentation.
  • Experience working in agile teams. 
  • Self-motivated, proactive and result-oriented.
  • Experience in Healthcare is a big plus.

Who We Are:

At TransUnion, we are dedicated to finding ways information can be used to help people make better and smarter decisions. As a trusted provider of global information solutions, our mission is to help people around the world access the opportunities that lead to a higher quality of life, by helping organizations optimize their risk-based decisions and enabling consumers to understand and manage their personal information. Because when people have access to more complete and multidimensional information, they can make more informed decisions and achieve great things.


Every day TransUnion offers our employees the tools and resources they need to find ways information can be used in diverse ways. Whether it is helping businesses better manage risk, providing better insights so a consumer can qualify for his first mortgage or working with law enforcement to make neighborhoods safer, we are improving the quality of life for individuals, families, communities and local economies around the world.


We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability status, veteran status, marital status, citizenship status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other characteristic protected by law. 

Dice Id : 10111030
Position Id : 18000370
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