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Employment Type:
Full time
Job Category:
Software Development
Lead Big Data Developer
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Job Description

*Permanent Full time role*

Prestigious Fortune 500 Company is currently seeking a Lead Big Data Developer that is responsible for design, prototyping and delivery of software solutions within the big data environment. Candidate will work in an agile environment interacting with multiple technology and business areas designing and developing next generation analytics platforms and applications. Candidate will focus on user interface design and development as well as additional coding responsibilities, as well as be responsible for the strategy and design of complex projects as well support project planning, coding, and mentoring.


Responsible for technical ecosystem (software, data, interfaces, integration) and strategic roadmaps

Responsible for performance tuning and scalability improvements of distributed applications

Researching and evaluation of new tools and technologies to solve business problems

Responsible for designing and building new Big Data systems for analysing data into actionable insights

Responsible for development of advanced analytics solutions and integrating new tools to improve descriptive, predictive and prescriptive analytics

Translates business concepts to technical implementations to drive alignment and decision making

Works on an geographically dispersed team embracing Agile and DevOps strategies for themselves and others while driving adoption to enable greater technology and business value

Participate in strategic planning discussions with technical and non-technical partners

Effective and efficient utilization of programming tools and techniques


- 5+ years Big Data experience with hands on coding and development experience in Java, Scala and Python.

Big Data experience with Cloudera/Hortonworks, and or EMR

Solid development experience with Spark

Experience with streaming toolsets such as Kafka, flink, Spark streaming, and or Nifi/StreamSets

Experience developing large-scale distributed applications

Familiarity and comfort with participating in a high-performing geographically dispersed team

Familiarity with source control solutions (ex git, GitHub, Jenkins, Artifactory)


Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location