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Senior Developer – Big Data

  • Location: Richardson, 75082
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 8 months ago

Location: Richardson, TX; Chicago, IL
Job Type: Placement

Job Purpose:
This position is responsible for developing, integrating, testing, and maintaining existing and new applications; knowing one or more programming languages; knowing one or more development methodologies / delivery models.

Required Job Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor Degree and 4 years Information Technology experience OR Technical Certification and/or College Courses and 4 year Information Technology experience OR 6 years Information Technology experience. 
  • Must have Design, Development, Testing and Deployment in Hadoop platforms
  • Must have experience with Spark and Scala/Python.
  • Must have working experience with Developing programs running on Java/Python.
  • Must have experience with strong UNIX shell scripting
  • Must have experience with one of the IDE tools such as Eclipse.
  • Must have experience with SDLC Methodology (Agile / Scrum / Iterative Development).
  • Must have experience with NoSql Databases like HBASE, Mongo or Cassandra.
  • Must have experience with developing Pig scripts/Hive QL, SQOOP
  • Must have experience with Jenkins and Jira tools
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team.
  • Ability to solve problems and have analytical thinking capabilities
  • Excellent communication skills

Preferred Job Qualifications:

  • Bachelor Degree in Computer Science or Information Technology.
  • Preferred experience with developing MapReduce programs running on the Hadoop cluster using Java/Python.
  • Preferred experience using Talend with Hadoop technologies.
  • Preferred experience with cloud computing infrastructure (e.g. Amazon Web Services EC2) and considerations for scalable, distributed systems
  • Preferred experience working in an Agile Matrix environment like SDLC Methodology (Agile / Scrum / Iterative Development).
  • Preferred experience with System performance management.
  • Preferred experience with Systems change / configuration management.
  • Preferred experience with Business requirements management.

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

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At MATRIX, we expertly match talented professionals with job opportunities to elevate careers. Since 1983, we have placed thousands of professionals at innovative clients across every industry ranging from small startups to Fortune 50 companies. It’s why we’re consistently in the top 25 of all U.S. IT staffing firms and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average, earning us ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing awards year after year. People come to us for a job, and stay with us because of our top-notch consultant care.

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For hourly W2 contract roles MATRIX offers a highly competitive benefit package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability, HSA, and 401(k) with pre and post-tax options.  Please see for more information.

For direct hire placement with our clients, benefits would be offered in accordance with that particular client’s offerings. This may include PTO, Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K and other pre and post-tax options.