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Lead Big Data Developer

Posted 7 days ago

Long term contract opportunity in Jersey City, NJ for a Big Data Program Lead. Will be responsible for establishing and implementing new or revised application systems and programs in coordination with the Technology team. Will lead applications systems analysis and programming activities.
  • Work with core team and deliver solutions using Impala/Hive, Parquet, Kafka and related Big Data Technologies.
  • Requirement gathering and understanding, analyze and convert functional requirements into concrete technical tasks and able to provide reasonable effort estimates.
  • Responsible for end-to-end project delivery within schedule and with required level of quality.
  • Partner with multiple management teams to ensure appropriate integration of functions to meet goals as well as identify and define necessary system enhancements to deploy new products and process improvements.
  • Resolve variety of high impact problems/projects through in-depth evaluation of complex business processes, system processes, and industry standards.
  • Provide expertise in area and advanced knowledge of applications programming and ensure application design adheres to the overall architecture blueprint.
  • Utilize advanced knowledge of system flow and develop standards for coding, testing, debugging, and implementation.
  • Develop comprehensive knowledge of how areas of business, such as architecture and infrastructure, integrate to accomplish business goals.
  • Provide in-depth analysis with interpretive thinking to define issues and develop innovative solutions.
  • Serve as Advisor or Coach to mid-level developers and analysts, allocating work as necessary.
  • Appropriately assess risk when business decisions are made, demonstrating particular consideration for the firm's reputation and safeguarding the company, its clients and assets, by driving compliance with applicable laws, rules and regulations, adhering to policy, applying sound ethical judgment regarding personal behavior, conduct and business practices, and escalating, managing and reporting control issues with transparency.
  • 10+ years of experience in technology development and delivering projects.
  • Bachelor’s degree/University degree or equivalent experience. Master’s degree is preferred.
  • Experience in leading large Big Data Development Program on Cloudera Platform.
  • Hands on big data experience including Spark (on Scala and Java), Hive, and Impala, etc.
  • Strong experience in Relational and No-SQL databases.
  • Involved in enterprise scale multi-region project development and tracking initiatives.
  • Experience in banking/capital markets or Risk or Finance is necessary.
  • Experience in development methodologies such as SDLC, Agile key milestones/artifacts around same, size estimation, structure of BRD/FRD and full-blown project plan preparation, test methodologies (functional, regression, performance).
  • Overview programming paradigms – object-oriented, functional, etc. Should have driven a large build out, implemented end to end one to two program end-to-end in global model.
  • Complete project lifecycle exposure.
  • Exposure/experience in enterprise level platform development.
  • Experience in systems analysis and programming of software applications.
  • Experience in managing and implementing successful projects.
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