Lead Big Data Hadoop Contractor (Developer) in Wakefield, MA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 6/13/2019

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    Wakefield, MA
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Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Lead Big Data Hadoop Contractor (Developer) with our industry-leading client in Quincy.

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 Hadoop Contractor:

  • Define technical/solution architectures, including system, sub-system, and component designs which our project teams will implement for and with our customers.
  • Play the role of technical leader for a diverse project team which includes architects, modelers, analysts, developers, and testers, providing technical direction, guidance, and mentoring to the team.  This includes managing the team’s work allocation, tracking deliverables, and communicating status across a multi-shore project team.
  • Create/Author/Edit architecture documents, design documents, data flow diagrams, and system Run Books, and drive reviews for these deliverables as well as development work products, jobs/pipelines and mappings.
  • Define and ensure compliance to best practices, including driving and participating in design and code review sessions and process. 
  • Proactively identify and communicate issues and risks, preferably spotting issues before they have meaningful impact, proactively addressing/preventing these issues and risks.
  • Participate in QA strategy and planning and play a role in the defect triage and prioritization process.
  • As a leader, train and mentor PRFT and customer resources as necessary throughout project execution.
  • Play a technical SME/lead role for architectural assessment, strategy and roadmap projects. 

Requirements of the Lead Big Data Hadoop Contractor:

  • 8+ years of technical leadership experience working with enterprise class data architectures, including data warehouses and data lakes.  
  • Experience in defining new architectures and ability to drive an independent project from an architectural stand point.
  • 5+ years working with Hadoop, including: Hive, Hbase, Spark, Sqoop, and HDFS.
  • Strong Hands-on SQL query language development in an RDBMS environment, including strength writing complex queries and tuning data pipelines/jobs and databases to maximize performance.
  • Mature, in-depth knowledge and understanding, at a hands-on level, of Big Data environments, concepts, and implementation patterns using Hadoop and other modern data technologies.
  • Hands-on experience with Unix scripting
  • Understanding and working knowledge of ETL, ELT, Data-warehousing concepts, models, loading, and implementation patterns.
  • Working knowledge of Jira tasks and assignments
  • Experience defining solution and technical architectures for new solutions, including experience driving project team execution from an architectural stand point across the complete project lifecycle within defined and finite timeframes.
  • Experience leading globally distributed cross-functional project teams.
  • Must have experience developing software using agile scrum frameworks with the ability to act as a scrum master when needed.

Keywords: ETL, Big Data, ETL Developer, Big Data Developer, Data Warehouse, Hadoop, Jira, QA, SME, Spark

Job ID: 320268

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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