Big Data Engineer in Elsmere, DE at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 3/3/2020

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    Elsmere, DE
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Job Description

Our industry-leading client is in search of experienced Big Data Engineers to come in and hit the ground running. This client prides themselves on remaining at the forefront of technology within the financial sector. Don't take my word for it though, see what the CEO said as well: 

“I think the great separator between the companies that survive in this digital transformation and the companies that are roadkill will be their ability to attract and retain great technology talent."

As a Big Data Engineer on this team, you will be responsible for migrating a legacy data platform to a modernized platform utilizing the below technologies:
  • 5-7+ years of hands-on experience with big data migrations
  • Extensive experience with Python, Spark, Scala
  • Must have AWS experience specifically with EC2, EMR, Lambda, ECS
  • Must have automation experience specifically using Jenkins and strong knowledge of pipelines for deployments
  • Strong knowledge of data analytics tools, ability to explain previous data migrations experience and why data is important
  • PySpark may be substituted for Python experience OR Python can be substituted for Spark experience
This opportunity is can be worked as a long term contract or contract-to-perm opportunity with optional benefits including Health, Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K, etc.

Key Terms: Python, Big Data, Spark, Scala, AWS, Amazon Web Services

Job ID: 335227

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

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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