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Cassandra Developer
Ref No.: 18-03790
Location: Columbus, Ohio
Position Type:Right to Hire
Infinity Consulting Solutions (ICS) is currently seeking a talented Cassandra Developer for a contract / contract-to-hire opportunity with one of our clients in the Columbus, Ohio area.
Description: Designs, analyzes, develops, codes, tests, debugs and documents programming to satisfy business requirements. Proficient in application development skills for more than one technology as well as proficient in multiple design techniques. This position should typically be used for an advanced or lead level resource.

Major Duties/Responsibilities: Working with solution architect & business analysts to define implementation design & coding of the assigned modules/responsibilities with highest quality (bug free). Determining technical approaches to be used, and defining the appropriate methodologies. Must be capable of working in a collaborative, multi-site environment to support rapid development and delivery of results and capabilities (i.e. AGILE SDLC). Effectively communicating technical analyses, recommendations, status, and results to project management team.

Job Requirements:
  • Strong hands-on experience with Cassandra,data modeling, data replication, clustering, indexing for handling for large data sets.
  • Expertise in managing Cassandra Cluster using DataStax Enterprise Edition (preferred).
  • Strong experience with programming language like Java or Python, .
  • Experience working with distributed systems, clustering, and replication technologies.
  • Well versed with development toolkits like Maven, GIT, Continues Integration suites, automated deployments, JIRA, Wiki.
  • Familiarity of Microservices architecture desired.
  • Experience with Cloud architecture (Cloud Foundry)

Minimum Required Skills and Education:
  • Bachelors (IT/Computer Science Preferred); Master's Degree preferred (IT/Computer Science Preferred) or equivalent experience
  • 4-5 years of hands-on experience in developing large scale applications using Cassandra (Apache or DataStax).
  • Proficient in Cassandra APIs, tools to import variety of data formats like CSV, Excel, JSON, XML etc
  • Strong understanding of CQL, Data Modeling in-order to achieve highly performant data access.
  • Strong experience in data modeling in Cassandra to design efficient storage model to meet variety of business needs
  • Ability to troubleshoot & investigate stability, performance issues.
  • Strong hands-on experience of programming with Java, Python, Scala etc
  • Experience building data pipelines for structured/unstructured, real-time/batch, events/synchronous/asynchronous using MQ, Kafka, Steam processing.
  • Experience with SQL, NoSQL, relational database design, and methods for efficiently retrieving data for Time Series Analytics.