Big Data Consultant

  • San Jose, CA
  • Contract

Company Description

 ValleySoft is a fast growing global IT Services & Solutions company based in Silicon Valley, USA. At ValleySoft, we strongly believe that excellence in services to Client is not a singular act, but a habit. We make earnest effort in our constant endeavor to redefine this habit and take it to the next higher level. Our long standing, time tested experience, which span across domains, is a source of strength as it helps us effectively leverage our experience to add value to our Clients' business needs and processes. Our growth has been powered by our consultative approach, our deep understanding of business and technology, our passion for innovation - and above all, our integrity.

Job Description

* Hands-on experience with the Hadoop stack (MapReduce, HBase, Pig, Hive, Sqoop) and/or key-value store technologies such as Cassandra/MongoDB/Couchbase.
* Hands on experience with administration, configuration management, monitoring, debugging, benchmarking and performance tuning of Hadoop/Casandra/MongoDB/Couchbase.
* Hands on experience with open source software platforms and languages (e.g. Java, Linux, Apache, Perl/Python/PHP, Chef).
* Excellent understanding of ETL in the context of big data.
* Excellent understanding of BI tools and big data analytics platforms such as Tableau, Mahout, and R.
* Independent, self-starter with ability to think out-of-the-box.
* Excellent problem solving skills; proven technical leadership and communication skills.

Experience Preferred:

* Knowledge of cloud computing infrastructure and considerations for scalable, distributed systems.
* Previous experience with high-scale or distributed RDBMS (Teradata, Netezza, Greenplum, Aster Data, Vertica).
* Experience in managing and delivering multiple projects simultaneously while maintaining an overall program view.
* Leadership skills working across organizational boundaries.


Skill     MapReduce, HBase, Pig, Hive, Sqoop
Location     San Jose, CA
Total Experience     8 yrs.
Max Salary     $ DOE Per Hour
Employment Type     Contract Jobs (Temp/Consulting)
Job Duration     6 Months+
Domain     Any

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