Requirement Detail

Job Title Hadoop Technical Specialist
Job Code 173659
Contact Phone # ___-___-____ - Ext
Date Posted 06/13/2018
Number Of Positions Available 1
Client Id 20274
Location Orlando, FL USA
Pay Rate $0.00/Hour
Job Description
•    Monitor and maintain all the data platform and analytical processes which includes the Hadoop Data Lake ecosystem. 
•    This is a support administration role with the potential of some development responsibilities on minor enhancements and break/fixes. 
•    Ensure all system issues are resolved in a timely manner. 
•    Leverage standard Issue, Problem and Change Management ITIL toolset in tracking and providing status on support work activities. 
•    Coordinate the necessary operations documentation and standards required for compliance and identified best practices.  
•    Perform all software upgrades and patching partnering with the necessary Infrastructure teams. 
•    Provide work estimates as needed.  Facilitate and lead meetings with end users. 
•    Keeps management, team members and business stakeholders informed of critical issues, status, changes, etc. 


•    Monitor and ensure stability of the analytical & data platforms/environments/processes in order to meet the defined SLA.        30%
•    Partner with various business partners to gather requirements for minor enhancements.        25%
•    Work effectively with other Technology Operations/Infrastructure and the responsible technology/3rd party support teams to ensure continued operations and maintenance of analytical & data management data platforms/environments/processes/        20%
•    Support Release Management and Change Control processes along with other UPT Compliance Initiatives.        10%   
•    Partner with various business partners to debug, test, develop and implement fixes for the customer / campaign management data platforms/environments/processes.        20%

EDUCATION:  Bachelor’s degree in computer science is required. 


•    7+ years of demonstrated experience working as part of large Information Technology teams and/or consulting organizations partnering with clients/business groups to support complex Big Data platform or BI analytics environment.
•    2+ years of experience in installation and administration of Hadoop ecosystem.
•    2+ years of experience in the data integration with Hadoop ecosystem.
o    Certifications in Horton Works HDP and HDF administration or development preferred.
o    Experience in operational support of HDFS and edge application including Hive (TEZ, LLAP), Spark, Ranger, HBase, Knox, Kerberos.
o    Experience with Nifi as ETL tool is preferred.
o    Strong skill set in troubleshooting and resolving HDFS cluster issues using Ambari.

•    5+ years of experience in development or operational support of Enterprise BI analytics systems.
o    Core understanding of EDW architecture.
o    Strong SQL skills in RDBMS platform (MSsql,DB2,etc.)
•    2+ years of experience in operational support of Linux server OS.
o    RedHat 6 or higher certified administrator preferred.
o    JDBC and ODBC connections.
o    Ability to read/interpret Java.

•    Ability to produce high quality technical documentation.
•    Strong knowledge of Agile project management methodologies/processes.
•    Able to understand and interpret Entity-Relationship, logical and physical data models.
•    Able to work with various platforms and databases (i.e. DB2, SQL Server).  Able to write complex SQL and leverage backend databases.
•    Participate in an on-call rotation and available to work off-hours and weekends.
•    Strong interpersonal skills, with a demonstrated ability to make effective decisions while working through complex system issues.
•    Must be able to utilize and effectively communicate functional and technical components of an initiative to applicable parties both verbally and through documentation.   
•    Attention to detail, good analytical and problem solving skills and critical thinking
•    Self-starter/motivator and have a proactive, agile and strategic mindset.
•    Bachelor’s degree or higher in a computer science field.