Job Description :
Hello Partners !

Please submit resumes with contact information. Candidates expected MUST have excellent Comm. Skills.

Location: Columbus, OH

Duration: 6 Months

Rate: $45/hr

Hadoop Engineer (EDW) Position - Columbus, OH !


As an engineer on the Data & Insights team, a data engineer is responsible for data profiling, analysis and extraction of data in the process of constructing data products. Our focus surrounds core retail areas including planning, merchandising, inventory management, supply chain & DTC/OMNI business areas. This position will work closely with our business partners, our BI technical lead and our BI technical team to ensure solutions meet the business and IT objectives of project delivery as well as have the ability to work quickly to cover day to day IT support activities. We’re seeking a strong consultant candidate that is constantly challenging the status quo and seeking out innovation in an ever-evolving retail environment.

Responsibilities Include the following

Design, develop and implement complex data solutions for Abercrombie & Fitch

Collaborate with other IT leads and developers to identify opportunities for improvement and innovation

Discover, evaluate, and implement new technologies to maximize development efficiency

Develop team members by providing coaching, code review, and process guidance

Support critical production systems to ensure stability and uptime

Assist business partners in applying data to evaluate and tackle business problems

Create and uphold technology standards, processes, and audit methodologies

Continuously improve IT platforms based on retail and data management technology trends in support of business strategies

Requirements for the role

5+ years experience with data warehousing/BI technologies including one or more of the following or similar: Hadoop (i.e. HBASE, Hive, MapReduce, Sqoop, Spark, etc), Netezza and/or DataStage (ETL)

3+ years experience developing and supporting complex SQL and database views in a large data warehouse environment

Experience supporting end user data request, questions and complex data issues, front end reporting solutions such as but not limited to OBIEE, Tableau, BOBJ.

Experience supporting data integration and/or reporting systems (i.e. 24x7 system support)

Experience with Agile and Waterfall software development methodologies and tools such as JIRA, Subversion, and GIT

Personal attributes: confident, self-starter, strong work ethic, highly motivated, sense of humor, a winning ‘can-do’ attitude, team-oriented

Retail experience is a plus.