Big Data Engineer in New York, NY at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 7/3/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contractor
  • Location:
    New York, NY
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    7/3/2019

Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Big Data Engineer with our industry-leading client in New York.

We will accept corp to corp or w2 contractors. 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
  • Selecting and integrating any Big Data tools and frameworks required to provide requested capabilities
  • Implementing ETL process 
  • Monitoring performance and advising any necessary infrastructure changes
  • Defining data retention policies
Skills and Qualifications
  • Proficient understanding of distributed computing principles
  • Proficiency with one or more scripting languages (Python, Java, Scala, etc)
  • Management of Hadoop cluster, preferred
  • Experience with building stream-processing systems, using solutions such as Storm or Spark-Streaming 
  • Experience with cloud computing (AWS, Azure, GCP) preferred
  • Experience with data visualization tools (Tableau, etc) preferred
  • Good knowledge of Big Data querying tools, such as Pig, Hive, and Impala
  • Experience with Spark /Pyspark preferred
  • Experience with integration of data from multiple data sources
  • Experience with NoSQL databases, such as HBase, Cassandra, MongoDB desirable
  • Knowledge of various ETL techniques and frameworks, such as Flume
  • Experience with Machine Learning is a plus

Job ID: 320990

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 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 http://www.eliassen.com.

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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