Hadoop Administrator in Minneapolis, MN at BCforward

Date Posted: 3/20/2020

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Hadoop Administrator

BCforward is currently seeking highly motivated Hadoop Administrator for an opportunity in Minneapolis, MN.

Title: Hadoop Administrator

Location: Minneapolis, MN

Duration: Possibly Contract to Hire

Rate: TBD

A global health services organization is looking for a possibly a Contract to Hire (12+months) upon business requirement Senior Hadoop Administrator. The Hadoop Administrator will focus on maintaining and supporting all Hadoop clusters in all environments to ensure the environment is stable and accessible for all tenants. This role is expected to have vision for long term planning as well as being technical and hands-on. This role is empowered and accountable for installing new Hadoop components, setup security, re-balance YARN resource pool, monitoring jobs, and fixing issues. On-going support is also a major part of the workload, which include diagnose issues, providing support to application teams, on boarding new users, and other applicable tasks. You must be able and willing to write shell scripts in this role. Professional growth of knowledge across both technical and operational domains is required.

What Experience Should You Have?

  • Hands on experience and proficiency in working with the Hadoop ecosystem, including: HDFS, Hive, Hbase, YARN, Sqoop, Oozie, Spark, Ambari, and Ranger. (Most important Hive, Hbase, Spark)
  • Passion for big data/clustered environments
  • Experience working in Linux/Unix environments
  • Shell Scripting is essential
  • Able to write shell scripts to carry out tasks on the fly (pull metrics, clean up unwanted files, etc
  • Able to create and review shell scripts to apply automation of recurring tasks (patching, recurring reports, run balancer, etc)
  • Experience with SQL and/or NoSQL
  • Scripting experience in both of: Python, BASH
  • Understanding of relational data models
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work in a team environment to solve complex problems with little direction
  • Strong communication skills, both written and oral
  • Experience with GIT / Jenkins
  • Experience administrating the Hadoop stack, particularly HDP (HortonWorks)
  • Experience working with Kerberized environments
  • Experience working with clusters
  • Theoretical knowledge of big data/analytics concepts
  • Experience developing and troubleshooting ETL
  • Understanding of networking concepts.
  • Look for Hortonworks(HDP) Hadoop Admin specifically.

    Familiarity with healthcare or PBM industry preferred

    Education requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in related field with 5+ years' experience
  • 7+ years' experience without degree

Thank you.

About BCforward:

BCforward began as an IT business solutions and staffing firm. Founded in 1998, BCforward has grown with our customers' needs into a full service personnel solutions organization. Headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana, BCforward also operates numerous delivery centers across North America and India. We are currently the largest consulting firm and largest MBE certified firm in Indiana. Our uninterrupted growth has allowed BCforward to deliver uniquely configured IT staffing and project solutions for over years of catering to our customers' specific needs. BCforward currently maintains a team of over 5000 global resources. With our additional brand, Stafforward, together we have the capabilities to deliver services for a variety of industries in both public and private sectors which allows us to address your most challenging needs.



This posting is not an offer of employment. All applicants must be authorized to work in the United States and willing cooperate with a background check and drug screen, to the extent permitted by federal and local laws up to, and including, both criminal and financial reviews. The submission of intentionally false or fraudulent information in response to this job posting shall render the applicant ineligible for the position. BCforward is an equal opportunity employer. Any subsequent offer of employment shall be considered employment at will regardless of the anticipated assignment duration.

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