Cloud Big Data Engineer


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What do you get to do in this position?

We are continuing to grow our internal IOT Professional Services organization, hiring highly technical cloud computing architects and engineers to work with our businesses as they develop the next generation of data-based digital offers. Our consultants help our businesses design big-data solutions atop our central data management and analytic infrastructure.

The ideal candidate will use their extensive experience with big-data tools and systems like Apache Nifi, Kafka, Hadoop, MapReduce, Spark and Hive to guide teams on how best to ingest, store, process and analyze data with our Cloudera-based infrastructure. Consultants will translate the needs of our client and helping them maximize the use of the available tools, accelerating their time to market.

Excellent business and communication skills are a must to develop and define key business questions and to build data sets that answer those questions. You should be able to work with business customers in understanding the business requirements and implementing solutions.


  • Act as a trusted technical advisor to internal businesses and solve complex Big Data challenges.
  • Understand customer requirements and translate them into optimized data management solutions architectures that leverage our cloud technologies
  • Run hands-on developer orientation sessions for teams beginning their big-data projects
  • Create development best practices, presentations and training material teams can follow during solution implementation
  • Support Proof-of-Concept design efforts by our internal customers.
  • Deliver order-of-magnitude estimates for developing proposed solutions
  • Bring the voice of our internal customers back to our R&D organization


This job might be for you if you have:
  • 5+ years' experience of Data platform implementation, including 3+ years of hands-on experience in implementation and performance tuning Nifi/Kafka/Spark/Storm implementations.
  • 3+ years working with Cloud platform technology implementing large-scale solutions (Microsoft Azure experience preferred)
  • 3+ years working with data processing and analytics technologies (Nifi, Hadoop, Storm, Spark, Hive, Hadoop, Flume, MapReduce)
  • Proven p roficiency in providing consulting services
  • Preference for IOT / Large volume data processing
  • Preference for experience with graph DB experience.
  • BS in Computer Science or Engineering or equivalent
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