Remote Hadoop Engineer/Admin need in St Louis, MO

Contract Corp-To-Corp, Contract Independent, Contract W2, 3+ months
Depends On Experience
Telecommuting available Travel required to 50%.

Job Description

Job Title: Hadoop Admin

Location: St. Louis, MO

Duration: 3-6 months contract


Essential responsibilities of the position:

  • Work directly with application and development teams to completely understand requirements for project and ad hoc requests and provide accurate estimates.
  • Support mission-critical Big Data environments for highly-available and contingent platforms.
  • Create and maintain documentation and define best practices in support of proper change management, security and operational requirements.
  • Investigate and understand new technologies and additional capabilities of current platforms that support clients vision of Big Data, leading their delivery adoption.
  • Provide maintenance and operational support activities related to Big Data platforms per client standards and industry best practices.


Essential knowledge, skills and experience:

  • Strong knowledge of Hadoop platforms and other distributed data processing platforms.
  • Advanced Linux knowledge is a must. Understanding of shell, debugging, etc.
  • Strong background in delivering mission-critical Big Data project work while interacting with diverse and experienced teammates across the spectrum of enterprise operational functions.
  • Strong problem solving skills and able to engage in troubleshooting complex problems which require coordination across multiple teams.
  • Experience with CI/CD (continuous integration / continuous integration) and infrastructure automation tools and techniques.

Desirable or additional capabilities:

  • SQL knowledge a must. Experience with advanced data warehousing and MPP knowledge is a plus.
  • Understanding of and experience with network engineering in support of large IT organizations.
  • Background building and maintaining extract/transform/load (ETL) processes. Practical experience dealing with large ETL pipelines is a plus.
  • Experience building and maintaining Big Data technologies on public or private cloud technologies.


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Posted By

Vidya Sagar

Dice Id : 90970857
Position Id : 753476
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