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Big Data Engineer Lead
Ref No.: 17-02630
Location: New York, New York
Position Type:Contract
Pay Rate : $ 110.00 - 120.00 /Hour
Investment Bank is seeking a Big Data Engineer Lead.

The ideal candidate will primarily be responsible for demand management and forecasting for Big Data ecosystem. The candidate would be hands on engineer with broad understanding of Hadoop Ecosystem, Infrastructure and software landscape and background with platform sizing and estimation. Candidate would be expected to be subject matter expert in this area and be able to take ownership for product related questions. The candidate will have solid technical documentation skills and time management skills.
  • Install Hadoop Data Engineering Products. 
  • Support product through all development phases until the product is handed over to Production Operations.
  • Evaluate Data Engineering product, working closely with vendor.
  • Technical documentation, architecture diagram, data flow diagram, server configuration diagram creation 
  • Drive project team to meet planned dates and deliverables 
  • Work with big data developers designing scalable supportable infrastructure. 
  • Assist with planning infrastructure forecasts and demand management for applications on a ongoing basis.
  • Assist with developing and maintaining the system runbooks.
This position is anticipated to require the use of one or more High Security Access (HSA) systems.  Users of these systems are subject to enhanced screening which includes both criminal and credit background checks, and/or other enhanced screening at the time of accepting the position and on an annual basis thereafter.  The enhanced screening will need to be successfully completed prior to commencing employment or assignment.
  • BS Degree in Computer Science/Engineering preferred.
  • 4+ years of IT experience required with 2+ years' experience in Hadoop preferred
  • Experience working with multiple Relational (Oracle, SQL Server, DB2 etc) and NoSQL Databases (MongoDB, Cassandra) preferred
  • Experience with Data modeling, Data warehouse design, development.
  • Understanding of Storage, Filesytem , Disks, Mounts , NFS preferred
  • Experience with Infrastructure Management, Project Management and Demand Management preferred.
  • Exposure to Sentry, Cloudera Manager, Hive, HBase, Impala preferred
  • Excellent customer service attitude, communication skills (written and verbal), and interpersonal skills. 
  • Experience working in cross-functional, multi-location teams.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills. 
  • Experience in financial services industry preferred.
Third Party Applications Not Accepted