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Big Data Developer (Java / Scala)

  • Location: Jersey City, NJ, 07310
  • Salary: 74.0
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 28 days ago

Terrific 12+ month contract opening in Jersey City, NJ for a Big Data Developer with strong Java Experience.

Responsibilities include:
• Work with overall analytics team and build regulatory reporting using Java, Apache Spark, Kafka, Hive/Impala, Elastic Search and related Big Data Technologies
• Experience working in Spring Boot, Microservices based architecture framework
• Responsible for systems analysis, Design, Coding, Unit Testing and other SDLC activities
• Requirement gathering and understanding, Analyze and convert functional requirements into concrete technical tasks and able to provide reasonable effort estimates
• Directly impacts the business by ensuring the quality of work provided by self and others; works closely with other teams as partner
• Work proactively, independently and with global teams to address project requirements, and articulate issues/challenges with enough lead time to address project delivery risks
• Providing expertise in technical analysis and solving technical issues during project delivery
• Code reviews, test case reviews and ensure code developed meets the requirements
• Demonstrate ownership and initiative taking
• Some support, troubleshooting, bug

Must-have Experience:
• Java or Scala essential
• Apache Kafka
• Hbase/Hive/Impala
• RDBMS experience
• Service oriented architecture, and data standards like JSON, Avro, Parquet
• Agile/Scrum methodology experience is required.
• Experience in SCMs like GIT; and tools like JIRA
• Strong systems analysis, design and architecture fundamentals, Unit Testing and other SDLC activities
• Strong communication skills, should be able to communicate effectively with business and other stakeholders
• Demonstrate ownership and initiative taking

Preferred Skills:
• Gemfire
• Elastic Search
• Streaming experience
• Exposure to Cloud Services (AWS, Google Cloud)
• Graduate degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or equivalent