Job Description :
Position: Hadoop Application Architect – Life Sciences (2 Positions)
Locations: Campbell, CA and Summit, NJ
Type: Permanent Fulltime

Mandatory: Strong Hadoop Architecture experience with Java Background.

Required Skills
· Currently hands on development of in Big Data Hadoop ecosystem & Analytics space
· MS/BS degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Engineering or related field.
· 12+ years of experience as a technology leader designing and developing data architecture solutions with more than 2+ years specializing in big data architecture or data analytics.
· Minimum of 10+ years of hands-on experience including architecture, design of enterprise applications in Java.
· Experience of implementing solutions on Big data technologies - Hadoop, MapReduce, Pig, Hive, Spark, Storm, Impala, Oozie, Mahout, Flume, ZooKeeper and/or Sqoop
· Solid understanding of NoSQL and prior experience working with NoSQL databases Hbase, MongoDB, Cassandra.
· Come up with solutions based on open source Big Data Analytics framework.
· Closely follow the changes in the open source community specifically regarding Big Data, Data Science and Analytics
· Our technology stack currently includes: Java, Spring, Hibernate, Restful Web Services, HTML5, AngularJS, Hadoop, Hive, Kafka, Sqoop, Spark, Python, AWS/Google compute/Azure
· Plus to have prior experience with Analytics platforms (e.g. Pentaho, Business Objects or similar), OLAP technologies and ETL tools such as Informatica, Talend and/or Pentaho
· Experience working with Cloud Storage solutions in AWS, Azure etc. is a plus.
· Enterprise Business Intelligence and Analytics (e.g. SAP, Oracle, Teradata, Vertica)
· Exposure to technologies not included in our stack is a plus

Responsibilities
· It''s essential for this role to take a system view of architecture rather than just designing code modules. This will involve adopting and integrating new technologies constantly.
· Be technical mentor to the engineering team that owns the development of Analytics Framework
· Review design and code of the engineering team
· Evaluate new technologies and be able to give recommendations
· Lead technical solutions effort for Big Data Analytics Framework deal pre-sales
· Support customer conversations (remotely or in person)
· Actively participate in roadmap discussions
· Hands on technology evaluation to implement POCs or research.