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Big Data Engineer Lead
Ref No.: 17-02806
Location: New York, New York
Position Type:Contract
Pay Rate : $ 120.00 - 150.00 /Hour
Leading Investment Bank is looking to add an Enterprise Architect with experience in distributed systems design and build, with focus on Big Data. The vision is to create a reliable and scalable data platform, provide standard interfaces to query and support analytics for our big analytics related data sets that is transparent, secure, efficient and easy to access as possible by our varied applications.  

Responsibilities will include: 
• Design, engineer and build data platform solutions using Big Data Technologies 
• Own and establish a Reference Architecture for Big Data 
• Establish and communicate fit for purpose analytical platforms for business prototypes 
• Lead innovation by exploring, investigating, recommending, benchmarking and implementing data centric technologies for the platform. 
• Be a proactive coding engineer.
• Coach and mentor less experienced team members.  
• Designing Architectural processes and procedures 
• Interfacing with vendors - manage POCs and RFPs
  • Full stack engineer, being able to lead and run conference calls, document and execute an engineerure vision, ability to get on command prompt and troubleshoot / install.
  • 10+ years of professional experience with an established track record as an engineer.
  • Hands on development experience in an Agile environment
  • Deep knowledge of component systems architecture including but not limited to distributed systems architecture and multiple programming languages supporting such architecture. 
  • Knowledge of various Big Data components, vendors and technologies including Hadoop, Greenplum, Tableau, Gemfire, low latency solutions (networking / disk / etc).
  • Proven leadership skills to participate as a senior technologist 
  • Prior experience with Hortonworks or Cloudera required
  • College degree required
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