Senior Big Data Engineer

Recruiter
CGI
Location
Hartford
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jul 17, 2017
Closes
Jul 18, 2017
Industry
Computer
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description Senior Big Data Engineer

Position Description
CGI is seeking to hire a Senior Big Data Engineer in Hartford CT. As a strategic and tactical leader, this individual impacts multiple, technically complex, mission-critical, and/or high-profile initiatives simultaneously and must possess executive leadership in combination with an extensive deep technical understanding of Data Architecture, Big Data, Application Databases, and Infrastructure Design. Your future duties and responsibilities
• Lead Application Big Data Platform containing application generated data
• Key partner with Business Analytics team on advance analytics activities
• Be hands-on and lead teams
• Hands on Development
• Assesses readiness of technical solutions and hardware including systems, tools, technologies, and processes
• Recommends, and enforces data and technical solutions, standards, and governance for the program/project and other technical measures
• Acts as strategic leader with ability to influence, collaborate and deploy innovative technology solutions
• Evaluate and ability to influence key technologies include: Data Lake Architecture, Integration Services, and Application Database Services
• Managing projects including planning, design, build, test, and deployment
• Responsible for identifying technical trend opportunities Required qualifications to be successful in this role
• 5+ years - Database Design (MPP and Transactional) such as SQL Server, Oracle, DB2
• 2+ years of Enterprise Data Architecture, Development, and Data management experience
• Knowledge of MDM, Big Data, Reference Data, Data Integration, Metadata, and Data Standards
• Excellent knowledge of Hadoop (Cloudera), EMR, DynamoDB (Cassandra), or similar solution
• Experience in Big Data (Hadoop stack preferred)
• Experience with Data Architecture: application, reporting frameworks, modeling, processing, and availability and scalability
• Understanding of advanced architectural principles of Enterprise Data Management including master data management, modeling and architectural principles applied to Application Databases
• Strong analysis and troubleshooting skills and experience
Preferred Qualifications:
• Strong knowledge of Linux system monitoring and analysis
• Expert knowledge of Hadoop 1 and 2 architectures and administration and support
• Expert knowledge in Map-Reduce, Cascading, HBase, HDFS, Pig, Hive, and Spark
• Good understanding of machine learning frameworks such as Spark MLib, Apache Mahout or equivalent
• Strong core Java or Scala development experience and basic coding/scripting ability in Python, Perl, and/or Ruby
• Networking experience (DNS, TCP/IP)
• Extensive Database experience (MySQL, SQL Server, and Oracle)
• Exposure to Virtualization (VMware, Xen, and Hypervisor)

Education:

Bachelor's degree in Information Science/Information Technology, Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, Physics, or a related field preferred At CGI, we're a team of builders. We call our employees members because all who join CGI are building their own company - one that has grown to 65,000 professionals located in 40 countries. Founded in 1976, CGI is a leading IT and business process services firm committed to helping clients succeed. We have the global resources, expertise, stability and dedicated professionals needed to achieve results for our clients - and for our members. Come grow with us. Learn more at .

This is a great opportunity to join a winning team. CGI offers a competitive compensation package with opportunities for growth and professional development. Benefits for full-time, permanent members start on the first day of employment and include a paid time-off program and profit participation and stock purchase plans.

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for this position, however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

No unsolicited agency referrals please.

All CGI offers of employment in the U.S. are contingent upon the ability to successfully complete a background investigation. Background investigation components can vary depending upon specific assignment, or upon any US government security clearance if required. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, gender Identity, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, pregnancy, or other status protected by law. CGI will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with CGI's legal duty to furnish information.

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Company Description At CGI, we are a team of builders. We call our employees members because all who join CGI are building their own company - one that has grown to 68,000 professionals located in 40 countries. Founded in 1976, CGI is a leading IT and business process services firm committed to helping clients succeed. We have the global resources, expertise, stability and dedicated professionals needed to achieve results for our clients - and for our members. Come grow with us. Learn more at .

This is a great opportunity to join a winning team. CGI offers a competitive compensation package with opportunities for growth and professional development. Benefits for full-time, permanent members start on the first day of employment and include a paid time-off program and profit participation and stock purchase plans.

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for this position, however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

No unsolicited agency referrals please.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, protected veteran status or disability.