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Big Data Developer in Merrifield, VA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 2/1/2019

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Job Description

We have an exciting new position with one of our industry leading clients as a Big Data Developer based in Merrifield, VA.

Our client requests that this position will require W2 status and that anyone has not traveled outside of the US for more than 6 months within the past 5 years.

For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Responsibilities of the Big Data Developer:

  • Work with large streams of data with tools like Apache Solr, Hadoop, Spark, Kafka, Flume, and Cassandra
  • New application development and production application support as part of a rapid application development team
  • Analyze, design, develop, test, and implement distributed applications and modules as part of a systems development team
  • Serve as the in-house Big Data expert to support a fast-paced and dynamic Business Intelligence solutions group
  • Provide end-to-end technical expertise and knowledge in support of architecture, design, and development of NoSQL solutions
  • Communicate effectively at all levels of the organization, in both written and oral formats

Requirements of the Big Data Developer:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a related Information Technology discipline
  • 10+ years of IT experience with 5+ years of experience building Java based solutions in the Business Intelligence domain
  • Proficient with common developer tool sets such as Java, XML, JSON, REST, and Perl
  • 2+ years of experience with NoSQL implementation, including stream processing, preferably Spark Streaming
  • 2+ years of experience building data pipelines
  • 2+ years of experience with Apache Hadoop tools
  • Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal skills
Job ID: 315523

Keywords: Big Data Developer, JSON, REST, Perl, XML, Java, NoSQL, Data Pipelines, Apache Hadoop Tools, Interpersonal communication skills. 10 + years of IT Experience

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging nearly 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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