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Big Data Lead
Ref No.: 18-30504
Location: Farmington, Connecticut
Position Type:Contract
Start Date: 05/24/2018
Role: Big Data Lead
Location: Farmington, CT
Duration: Long term Contract

• Work with enterprise architects, product architects, product owners, data scientists and engineers to bring big data and data science projects into Production.
• Assist in creating big data architecture patterns/frameworks for ETL activities and analytics.
• Lead Application Data Lake, Big Data Platform containing application generated data
• Engage with all teams in a collaborative environment
• Architect, design, deliver, test, and troubleshoot complex data implementations
• Work with solution architects to improve data strategy, quality and governance
• Guide, mentor and influence architectural direction and principles adoption
• Work closely with both business and external users to quickly deliver high-quality applications
• Life Insurance Knowledge Preferred
Preferred Skills:
• 5+ Years Hands on Experience with: Core Java, Hadoop, Apache Spark, Sqoop, Kafka, Python, Linux, Hive, Kafka, NoSQL Databases, Shell Scripting
• Support the entire application lifecycle (concept, design, test, release and support)
• Write unit tests to identify malfunctions maintaining code coverage
• Participating in code reviews and responding to reviews on your code
• Gather specific requirements and suggest solutions
• Cloud – private/hybrid/public, Big Data (Spark, Cloudera, Hortonworks) ecosystems
• Experience in designing big data lake/warehouse for data integration from enterprise wide applications/systems
• Knowledge and understanding of ETL design and data processing mechanisms
• Knowledge about data replication, data masking, and performance factors, etc.
• Ability to combine strong analytical and technical skills with business skills to engage with a wide range of stakeholders
• Experience in Agile/Scrum Methodologies
• Excellent verbal and written communication