Hadoop Engineer

  • Denver, CO
  • Contract

Company Description

Code is the Denver-based technical talent agency. Driven by the desire to foster careers of top technical talent, we help create great companies by providing exceptional resources. We create value by connecting the best talent with the most exciting opportunities and knowing a steady supply of both.

Job Description

Solid CS fundamentals

  • Algorithms, Data Structures
  • OOP (Java/C++)
  • OS
  • Networking

Strong affinity to working with Data 

  • Understands fundamental data concepts - consistency, normalization, ACID, SQL
  • Very strong SQL and query optimization
  • Familiarity with data warehousing , columnar and relational databases
  • At least 1 year of experience within one of the following Big Data technologies: Hadoop, NoSQL, MapReduce, Hive and/or HBase
  • Scala/Java expertise along with Perl or other scripting languages is preferred

 Professional Skills 

  • Passion for data, insights and analysis
  • A strong voice for data and reporting quality and best practices
  • Ability to conceptualize, analyze and explain complex and abstract problems
  • Strong client-orientation for working with internal customers
  • Driven, accountable, a self-starter
  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced, constantly changing environment
  • Ability to work under pressure and tight deadlines; multi-task and prioritize projects


To land this position you should have:
- 5+ years professional software development experience.
- Strong Java knowledge and 3+ years experience
- Strong Linux knowledge and 3+ years experience 
- Significant experience with Hadoop

Additional Information

Contract-to-hire position