Senior Big Data Engineer in Richmond, VA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 11/10/2020

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    Richmond, VA
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Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Big Data Engineer with our industry-leading client in Richmond, VA.

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.


  • Build data pipeline frameworks to automate high-volume and real-time data delivery for our Hadoop and streaming data hub 
  • Build data APIs and data delivery services that support critical operational and analytical applications for our internal business operations, customers and partners 
  • Transform complex analytical models into scalable, production-ready solutions 
  • Integrate and ship code into our on premise and cloud Production environments 
  • Develop applications from ground up using a modern technology stack such as Scala, Spark, Postgres, Shell and SQL 
  • Work directly with Product Owners and customers to deliver data products in a collaborative and agile environment Responsibilities: 
  • Develop sustainable data driven solutions with current new gen data technologies to meet the needs of our organization and business Customers 
  • Ability to grasp new technologies rapidly as needed to progress varied initiatives 
  • Build robust systems with an eye on the long term maintenance and support of the application 
  • Leverage reusable code modules to solve problems across the team and organization 
  • Utilize a working knowledge of multiple development languages 
  • Drive cross team design / development via technical leadership / mentoring 


  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field
  • 5+ years' experience with Scala, Python and/or Java coding in data management, data warehousing or unstructured data environments
  • Experience with leading big data technologies like EMR, Spark, Databricks
  • 3 years' experience developing applications on AWS
  • Experience with DevOps tools such as Jenkins and Maven
  • Experience with Agile engineering practices

Job ID: 346688

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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