Big Data Developer

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    16 days ago

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    9 Months

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Job Summary:

Signature Consultants is seeking a Big Data Developer for an opportunity with a client located in Summit, NJ.


  • Experience in Java and Knowledge in Hadoop (HDFS/HBASE /SPARKSQL and SPARK/Scala with or prior experience in MapReduce) concepts and ability to write Spark/Scala RDD & SQL jobs
  • Proven understanding with Hadoop, Spark, Hive, and Hbase and ability to write Shell scripting
  • Familiarity with data loading tools like Sqoop, Flume and Kafka
  • Knowledge of workflow/schedulers like Oozie
  • Good aptitude in multi-threading and concurrency concept
  • Loading data from disparate data source sets
  • Certifications like Cloudera Developer (CCA175)/ Hortonworks Developer (Spark & Hive) /Administrator Certifications added advantage
  • Hands on experience with at least two NO SQL databases
  • Ability to analyze, identify issues with existing cluster, suggest architectural design changes
  • Ability/Knowledge to implement Data Governance in Hadoop clusters

Desired Technical Skills:

  • Python
  • KUDU
  • Restful Services
  • Machine Learning/Predictive analytical
  • Spark streaming
  • Ability to coordinate competing priorities and drive team work
  • Ability to work in diverse team environments that are local and remote
  • Strong Communication skills (Verbal and Written)
  • Work with minimal supervision
  • Collaborate with business analysts and line of business as needed


  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university
  • 4-7 years' hands on experience in coding for the following Hadoop Eco System:
  • Spark & Scala,
  • Spark/RDD
  • Spark-SQL
  • HIVE
  • Impala
  • Java
  • Oozie
  • Autosys
  • Shell Scripting

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 Signature Consultants is the parent company to Hunter Hollis and Madison Gunn.

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