Job Description :
Hadoop Architect

Client: Blackrock

Term: 6 Month

Client Location: New York – Position can be remote but if you find anyone in the NY area that’s a BIG plus.

Description: We have a customer seeking a Hadoop Architect for a 3 month assignment to work remotely but preferably located in New York City. Our customer is engaged with a financial services client to support the migration of their on-premises data center infrastructure to Microsoft Azure including the network, core shared services, and 100 client environments. We ar e seeking a seeking a Hadoop Architect to implement encryption-in-transit on 5 Hadoop clusters for a financial services client; usetechnical knowledge to drive the delivery of the cloud platform infrastructure;and assist Technical Team Lead with deliverables assigned.


Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent.
Experience using Hadoop technologies (HDFS, Hive, Impala, Map Reduce, Spark, Python, etc)
Exposure working with HBase.
Excellent analytical capabilities - Strong interest in algorithms
Database, SQL, ETL and data analysis skills would be a plus
3 to 5 years' experience
Competencies include but not limited to:
High energy versatile resource with both development skills and business acumen to operate at a fast and accurate speed
Experienced in agile development and delivery
Have an innovative mindset, experimenting with the latest technology and trends to produce amazing solutions
A self-starter and team player, capable of working with a global team of Architects, Developers, Business/Data Analysts, QA and client stakeholders
Cross functional and ability to tackle any environment, willing to jump into other development roles as needed
Collaborate with team members in diverse geographical locations, with different time zones for deliverables
Proficient understanding of distributed computing principles
Strong written and verbal communications

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