Apache Spark Architect

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  • Location:

    Charlotte

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Job ref:

    346748

  • Published:

    26 days ago

  • Expiration date:

    12/02/2021

  • Start date:

    ASAP

Job Summary:

Signature Consultants is seeking a Apache Spark Architect for an opportunity with a client located in Charlotte, NC.

Responsibilities:

  • Help write analytics code, services and components in Java, Apache Spark, Kafka, Storm, Redis and related technologies such as Hadoop, Zookeeper
  • Responsible for systems analysis - Design, Coding, Unit Testing and other SDLC activities
  • Requirement gathering and understanding, Analyze and convert functional requirements into concrete technical tasks and able to provide reasonable effort estimates
  • Work proactively, independently and with global teams to address project requirements, and articulate issues/challenges with enough lead time to address project delivery risks
  • Providing expertise in technical analysis and solving technical issues during project delivery
  • Code reviews, test case reviews and ensure code developed meets the requirements

Qualifications:

  • Experience with Java essential. Python, and R highly desired
  • Experience with Apache Spark streaming and batch framework
  • Experience with Kafka, Storm, Zookeeper
  • Knowledge of Redis, Hadoop
  • Equities Electronic execution and/or analytics
  • Any knowledge of KDB+/Q would be helpful
  • Agile/Scrum methodology experience is required
  • Service oriented architecture, and data standards like JSON, Avro, Protobuf
  • Strong communication skills, should be able to communicate effectively with business and other stake holders
  • Demonstrate ownership and initiative taking
  • Prior experience of working collaboratively with quant/trading desks is highly desirable

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 14th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 28 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit www.sigconsult.com. Signature Consultants is the parent company to Hunter Hollis and Madison Gunn.

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