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Big Data Engineer in McLean, VA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 1/8/2019

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    McLean, VA
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Job Description

Eliassen Group is supporting our large financial services client with finding a Big Data Engineer for their Credit Risk Services Technology team.  You will be working in an Agile/Scrum team responsible for delivering Big Data/AWS software solutions to drive business decisions. This is a long-term role where our client is looking to convert this resource into a full-time employee.

Key Responsibilities

  • Build new data pipelines in AWS from various structured and unstructured sources using Hadoop and Spark
  • Work with a cross functional Agile team delivering incremental software deployments
  • Code Big Data solutions using whatever preferred coding language – Java, Scala, Python
  • Collaborate effectively with a larger team global team to deliver software solutions for the business
  • Continuously adopt new ideas and technologies to solve business problems


  • 5+ years of experience in Big Data technologies including Hadoop or Spark
  • Hands on experience developing Big Data solutions deployed in AWS
  • Proficiency in OOP and Java, Python or Scala
  • Creative thinking, problem solving skills, and a never-ending desire for learning
  • Good communication, presentation, and collaboration skills with both functional and technical professionals
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience is required

Keywords: Big Data Engineer, Hadoop, Spark, AWS, OOP, Java, Python, Scala, Financial Services

Job ID: 314590

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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