Big Data Developer

Company Name: United Health Group
Location: Eden Prairie, MN
Date Posted: 14th Mar, 2017
  • Work with business stakeholders to understand requirements / business use cases
  • Design and develop dashboards / reports / data discovery workflows / analytics solution using big data analytics tools such as Splunk, AtScale, and Platfora & Tableau 
  • Develop data pipelines to consume data from Enterprise Data Lake (MapR Hadoop distribution - Hive tables/HDFS) for analytics solution
  • Perform functional and performance testing
  • Deploy big data solutions into production
  • Work with Infrastructure team in deploying solutions into production
  • Implement projects / use case in agile environment
  • Responsible for maintaining & monitoring data quality for Analytical dashboards / reports
  • Contribute to Knowledge repository by documenting technical design considerations, best practices, business workflows, project documentation, troubleshooting guide etc.
  • Provide business user support.  Troubleshoot production problems / functional issues with data visualization & discovery tools
  • Implement process improvements (Automation, Performance tuning, Optimize workflows)
  • Collaborate with business and IT partners such as Infrastructure team, Vendor team, internal teams and offshore team
  • Work with offshore team. 
  • Guide offs - shore team



Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • 2+ years in big data technologies ( MapR - Hadoop, Hive, Sqoop, Talend )
  • 2 + years in design and developing data visualization & discovery solutions (Dashboards/Reports/Analytical workflows) using tools such as Splunk / Hunk or AtScale or Tableau. 
  • 6 month or more of experience working in Agile environment
  • 6 months or more in providing big data production support

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Splunk / Hunk experience is a bonus point
  • Data lifecycle management
  • Healthcare Industry
  • MAPR / Hive / Spark / Talend
  • Proficiency with MS Visio