Hadoop Developer

Company Name: Photon
Location: Deerfield, IL
Date Posted: 03rd Apr, 2017
  • Provide analytical insights associated with strategic Merchandising initiatives including understanding root cause and proposing potential solutions
  • Provide business insights, while leveraging internal tools and systems, databases and industry data
  • Assist/Perform advanced analytics such as demand analysis, price elasticity, and customer behavior
  • Lead and Complete complex analytical topics to broad audience of peers and management teams.
  • Minimum of 8+ years’ experience, including 3+ years in retail business
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills for varied audiences on analytical subject matter
  • Demonstrated ability to transform business requirements to specific analytical reports and tools
  • This role will involve analytical modeling, root cause analysis, investigation and collaboration with the business partners as well as building analytical structure and framework

Skills Required 

  • Strong analytical background
  • Self-starter
  • Strong background in transforming big data into business insights
  • Technical Requirements:
  • Development experience with Java, Hive, Pig, Map Reduce, Sqoop, Flume, Hbase, etc. would be a big plus.
  • Advanced SQL (preferrably Teradata, MySQL)
  • Hadoop/Hive
  • Tableau or similar reporting/dashboarding tool
  • Linux shell scripting or similar programming/scripting knowledge

Nice to Have

  • R/Rstudio, SAS experience a plus
  • Modeling and Data Science background
  • Experience in ETL processes


 BS degree in specific technical fields like computer science, math, statistics preferred