Capital TechSearch

Location: Richmond, VA

Job ID: 5563

Capital TechSearch is hiring Hadoop Administrator

Hadoop Administrator is responsible for development, test and production Hadoop environments that ingest, analyze, and serve data.  The most successful candidate has current Hadoop (YARN, Scoop, Pig, Hive, HDFS) technologies experience. You will work with engineers and data scientists to monitor and tune performance to handle increasing workloads, and contribute to the evolution of the platform architecture.

You have:

  • 3+ years experience in Hadoop administration, Apache Hadoop and Hive
  • Hands-on experience working with large data sets
  • Experience with Pig and Hive
  • Experience with Linux command line and shell programming, scripting skills (Bash, Python)
  • Experience with system automation tools such as Chef, Puppet, Docker
  • Experience managing cloud-based deployments (AWS, Azure, etc.)
  • SQL Server and database structures
  • Familiarity with logging and monitoring tools
  • Experience with Jenkins
  • Experience with Data Warehousing and ETL tools

Additional Skills & Qualifications:

  • Possesses a broad set of technology skills to be able to build and support robust Hadoop solutions for big data problems
  • Ability to learn new technologies quickly as the industry grows and be able to transfer knowledge to others
  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced, user-driven team atmosphere
  • Experience in agile or dev-ops environments that operate with both team and individual responsibilities bound together by accountability
  • Experience with troubleshooting complex systems
  • Must be able to grasp the problem at hand and recognize the appropriate approach and tools to solve it
  • Excellent communications skills and the ability to interface across multiple groups within the company
  • Proficient in at least one scripting language (e.g. perl, python)
  • At least 5 years of working in systems or application administration in MS Windows or Linux environment

Capital TechSearch was recently honored with inclusion in Forbes 2017 lists of America's Best Recruiting Firms.
Capital TechSearch is Inc. magazine's 36th annual Inc. 5000 list (2017) of the fastest-growing private companies in the United States ranked according to percentage revenue growth over a three-year period.

We provide contract, contract-to-hire and permanent placement of IT professionals for a wide variety of industries, including technology, financial services, healthcare, logistics and transportation, government, manufacturing, marketing, non-profit, legal, publishing, real estate and more.

Our specialization in information technology gives us a competitive advantage to better understand our candidates' skill sets – allowing us to put the right person in the right job at the right time. We have built an excellent reputation as the go-to resource for providing skilled professionals within Application Development and Architecture, Quality Assurance, Software Testing, Database Development & Administration, Data Warehousing, Business Intelligence, Network Infrastructure Engineering and Administration, Desktop and Helpdesk Support, Cyber Security, Project Management, Business Analysis and more. We recruit and retain by constantly striving to pay competitive rates to our people, while providing clients with competitive billing rates and outstanding service.

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