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Lead Big Data Engineer in Washington, DC at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 6/5/2019

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Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Lead Big Data Engineer with our industry-leading client in Washington D.C.

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 of the Lead Big Data Engineer:

  • Work on big data platform and ecosystem, create complex data processing pipelines for data ingestion & data management
  • Ensure high quality solutions by design and build unit tests, integration test, load test and user acceptance tests
  • Partner with director of engineering, product managers, and stakeholders to clarify requirements and implement solutions that encompass analysis, programming, and how to integrate these solutions into the larger eco-system

Requirements of the Lead Big Data Engineer:

  • Bachelor's Degree in an engineering or equivalent field (computers science, computer engineering, etc.)
  • 5+ years of professional work experience in an Information Technology Role
  • 5+ years of experience with server-side development language such as Java, Scala, or Python
  • 3+ years of experience working with databases and SQL (Oracle experience preferred)
  • 2+ years of experience designing and developing scalable data applications using modern frameworks and distribution including Spark, Hortonworks

Keywords: Big Data Engineer, Big Data, Team Lead, SQL, Python, data integration, data pipeline, Java

Job ID: 319943

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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