Hadoop Data Engineer

  • Pleasanton, CA
  • Contract

Company Description


Britstan Technology Inc.

Job Description

Work with Program Manager and Solution team to understand Business Use Cases to develop and deploy applications in Big Data platform 

Work with our highly motivated application engineers and data scientist, working in a small agile group to solve sophisticated and high impact problems 

Responsible for data architecture for ingestion, transformation and extraction strategy and implementation 

Perform high quality data analysis to uncover trends and patterns in both text and data. 

Responsible for modeling strategy and implementation based on client’s requirement. 

Develop data visualization for the models 

Desired skills 

1-2 years experience working in an analytics role developing and implementing machine learning algorithms, advanced data processing, and data visualization 

Demonstrable in-depth knowledge of entire Hadoop stack including core Hadoop (HDFS and Map Reduce), Flume, Sqoop, Hbase, Zookeeper, Oozie, Hive and Pig languages. Experience working with a variety of data formats and protocols such as JSON, AVRO 

2-3 years of production experience in an equivalent role on Oracle, Teradata or Mysql databases is desirable. Experience with Informatica, DataStage or other ETL tools is desired. Preferable knowledge of advanced data warehousing concepts and MPP architecture. 

Proven ability to structure and analyze large data sets 

Competence in model-building/model-validation 

Preferable knowledge of advanced data warehousing concepts and MPP architecture. 

Soft Skills 

Highly adaptive, quick learner, efficient in multitasking and goal oriented 

Ability to work effectively under aggressive deadlines and in challenging settings 

Excellent problem solving, strategic and systems analysis and complex decision-making skills 

Strong oral and written communication and documentation, collaboration and presentation skills.


SkillHadoop Data Engineer, Big Data, SQL, Informatica, DataStage or other ETL toolsLocationPleasanton, CATotal Experience2 yrs.Max Salary$ DOE Per HourEmployment TypeContract Jobs (Temp/Consulting)Job Duration6+ MonthsDomainAny