Job Description :
Description : Scala Developer for Big Data stack
Location : Dallas, Texas
Duration : 8 months plus
Interview : Telephonic / Skype
Work Authorization : EAD's/USC/GC - W2 Only

Responsibilities

Working in developing a highly scalable systems using Spark streams and Akka Streams. Choice of language will be Scala or Java based on use case.
The system will be deployed and maintained using Docker Images across an AWS cluster.
The person will be responsible for developing functional flows for handling thousands of transaction per second in real time and working with machine learning models to give real time results.
The person will also be responsible for successful deployment of the developed solution.
The person must be aware of test driven development to work as a core member of the small Agile team.

MUST HAVE SKILLS

3-4 years experience with SCALA
4-5 years of JAVA experience
Functional programing paradigm. Experience with Machine learning libraries, some Data Modeling experience
Experience with Spark streams a plus
Knowledge of Kafka
Experience with Docker images

DESIRED SKILLS

Highly scalable system architectures
Some experience with Fortify.
CI/CD process in particular - GIT (Bitbucket), Jenkins, Jira, Confluence
Knowledge of Kubernetes
Knowledge of NoSQL Databases ( Cassandra, Elastic, ReDIS …)
Knowledge of Akka or any other microservices platform
Knowledge of secure coding with OWASP coding practices
Knowledge of Hortonworks toolset (Zookeeper, HDFS, etc)

EDUCATION/CERTIFICATIONS:

Hortonworks HDPC JAVA Certifications
AWS Developer certification