Job Description :
Position: Big Data Architect/Engineer
Contract: 6 -12 Months
Location: Eden Prairie, MN
Interview Process: Skype

Experience needed:

Candidates must come a Java Development Background and transition into Big Data.

All phases of software engineering including requirements analysis, application design and code development and testing
Designing and implementing product features in collaboration with business and IT stakeholders
Designing reusable frameworks, libraries and Java components
Working very closely with Architecture group and driving technical solutions
Lead technology decisions, drive product implementation and delivery
Troubleshooting production support issues post-deployment and come up with solutions as required
Demonstrate substantial depth of knowledge and experience in a specific area of Big Data and Java development

Unix, Java, SQL
Big Data Technologies (Pig, Spark, Python, ML Libraries, Elastic Search, Kibana, Hbase, Hive, SQL, MapR, Talend)
* Kafka
Agile/Scrum methodology
8-10+ years software engineering
5+ years hands on expertise with Unix, Java, SQL
3+ years Big data technologies
2+ years Cloud experience (preferably AWS)