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Hadoop Support Analyst
Ref No.: 17-03328
Location: Wilmington, Delaware
Position Type:Contract
Pay Rate : $ 90.00 - 110.00 /Hour
As a Hadoop Support Analyst you will be supporting multiple big data initiatives. This role requires focus primarily on the operation of complex Hadoop systems managing content, optimum performance, and end user support.  This role requires strong collaboration and communication skills to interact with various IT and business groups.
Primary Responsibilities
  • Manage scalable Hadoop cluster environments. 
  • Optimize and tune the Hadoop environments to meet performance requirements.
  • Work with big data developers and developers designing scalable supportable infrastructure.
  • Work with Linux server admin team in administering the server hardware and operating system 
  • Assist with develop and maintain the system runbooks
  • Coordinate root cause analysis (RCA) efforts to minimize future system issues
  • Mentor, develop and train junior staff members as needed
  • Provide off hours support on a rotational basis
  • BS Degree in Computer Science/Engineering required
  • 5+ years of IT experience
  • 3-5 years overall experience in Linux systems
  • 2 years developing or supporting applications in a Hadoop environment
  • Well versed in managing distributions of Hadoop (Hortonworks, Cloudera etc.)
  • Expert level knowledge of Spark, HBASE, Kafka and services interoperability
  • Advanced experience of Hive, Impala, Sqoop and Flume
  • Knowledge in performance troubleshooting and tuning Hadoop Clusters
  • Good knowledge of Hadoop cluster connectivity and security
  • Familiar with Hadoop security knowledge and permissions schemes
  • 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
Third Party Applications Not Accepted