Senior Hadoop Engineer

Company Name: Publishers Clearing House
Location: Port Washington, NY
Date Posted: 24th Nov, 2016
  • 4+ years of solution architecture in Hadoop
  • Strong ability to drive complex technical solutions deployed at an enterprise level; ability to drive big data technology adoption and changes through education and partnership with stakeholders
  • Ability to negotiate, resolve, and prioritize complex issues and provide explanations and information to others on difficult issues
  • Estimate and organize own work to meet or negotiate deadlines - lead / facilitate the creation of estimates
  • Self-starter who can work with minimal guidance
  • Strong communication skills
  • Demonstrated experience in architecture, engineering and implementation of enterprise-grade production big data use cases
  • Extensive knowledge about Hadoop Architecture and HDFS
  • Extensive hands on experience in MapReduce, Hive, Pig, Java, HBase, Solr, and the following Hadoop eco-system products: Sqoop, Flume, Oozie, Storm, Spark, and/or Kafka
  • Hands on delivery experience working on popular Hadoop distribution platforms like Cloudera, HortonWorks or MapR
  • Hands on experience in architectural design and solution implementation of large scale Big Data use cases
  • Understanding of industry patterns for big data solutions
  • Demonstrated experience in working with the vendor(s) and user communities to research and testing new technologies to enhance the technical capabilities of existing Hadoop cluster
  • Demonstrated experience in working with Hadoop architect and big data users to implement new Hadoop eco-system technologies to support multi-tenancy cluster
  • Shell Scripting, Python, Java and/or C/C++ programming experience