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Hadoop Engineer
Ref No.: 18-61923
Location: St. Pete, Florida
Position Type:Contract
Start Date: 08/24/2018
 The Systems Infrastructure Engineering team is responsible for a variety of infrastructure systems internationally as part of the Global Shared Services organization. Platforms managed by the team include cloud services, virtualization, Windows and Linux servers, storage, backups, authentication services, and databases. Our team strives to provide actionable solutions engineering to meet the demands of Catalina's global business. The incumbent for this position will report to the Manager of Systems Infrastructure Engineering.
  • Lead efforts to establish a mature solution engineering practice supporting on premise and cloud installations of Apache Hadoop and Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP)
  • Migrate legacy Apache Hadoop (1.x) environments to modern supportable versions with a focus on integrating fault tolerance to the platform
  • Engage with the EA function to ensure that Systems Infrastructure designs are in line with current and future platform needs and requirements
  • Develop and maintain financial investment guidance models for performance specific investments to ensure effective use of capital
  • Participate in project and annual budgeting processes and manage to tight financial goals
  • Engage and manage external vendors/outsourcing partners to enhance team capabilities and execution abilities
  • Build a risk model to identify key performance risks and manage/mitigate effectively
  • Engage in Catalina's technology roadmap development
  • Engineer and manage the installation, configuration, and tuning of Hadoop platforms
  • Provide analysis of Hadoop environments and perform the necessary actions to avoid deficiencies and service interruptions
  • Respond to major incidents and other conference calls in support of IT business processes
  • Develop, implement, and oversee policies and procedures to ensure consistent platform systems provisioning, uptime, and regulatory compliance
  • Manage and provide current platform usage statistics and provide future projected growth estimates
  • Lead efforts towards Hadoop platform consolidation and cleanup
  • Assist in developing and maintaining platform life cycle management technology
  • Design framework to manage Role Based Access Control (RBAC) using principle of least privilege
  • Advise business units on platform and resource utilization