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Big Data Architect

  • Location: Rutherford, 07070
  • Salary: $100 - $107 / hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

Grow your career as a Big Data Architect with an innovative global bank working in Rutherford, NJ. 12+ months contract opportunity (with a strong chance for extension). Will be required to work onsite 2-3 days per week.

  • Provide strong hands-on in architecting/implementing data frameworks in big data space.
  • Utilize in-depth knowledge of technical and business domain concepts and procedures within own area and basic knowledge of other areas to resolve issues.
  • Enforce industry standard SDLC best practices for effectively managing the codebase.
  • Partner with other software engineers, DevOps, and production support staff to deliver robust software solutions.
  • Set up and maintain processes that empower to move the team quickly.
  • Strong written and oral presentation skills and presence.
  • Collaborate with and across team to design, build and deliver high quality software meeting and exceeding client needs.

  • BS or MS in Computer Science or a technical field is required.
  • Proven engineering experience building robust, scalable, and maintainable applications in the Capital Markets Technology industry.
  • Prefer 15+ years of application development experience.
  • 12+ years in a technical role with Java 8 or above.
  • 5+ years of hands-on experience in Big Data development using Spark, Hive on batch and real time processing.
  • Big data development with extensive hands-on experience with Spark programming.
  • Strong knowledge of big data tools like Hive, Impala, Spark, etc.
  • Experience in designing solutions based on big data / spark methodology of development.
  • Experience with NoSQL, Web services, Big Data security/entitlements.
  • Should be familiar with algorithms and design patterns.
  • SDLC/Dev Ops - Git/BitBucket, CI/CD pipeline frameworks such as Jenkins, SonarQube, JIRA, Any secure coding toolkits.
  • Broad experience in relational and document databases, data structures, caching, and reporting.
  • Ability to be metrics/data-driven and have a bias for action and result delivery.

Preferred Skills:
  • Experience in financial industry specifically in Credit Risk & Market Risk Capital domains.
  • Technologies and tools: Java, Web/Restful service development, Angular, JSON, Python, SQL, Build tools.
  • Able to develop enterprise-grade applications using Java 8/JEE (and higher), No SQL, Spring, among other tools.
  • Experience in event-driven design of Microservices and 12-factor app development standards.
  • Experience building modern enterprise applications and deploying to public or private clouds including AWS.
  • Experience in Distributed cache systems like Apache Ignite; App developer w/ experience in writing distributable jobs in Spark.

About our client

Our client stands as one of the world's most renowned global banks and trusted brand with over 200 years of continuously evolving financial services. Its teams provide unique insights to more than 200 million clients and enable progress all over the world. While growing your career, you will work alongside some of the smartest minds in the industry who are excited to share their knowledge and to learn from you.

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

About Us

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 a top 15 U.S. IT staffing firm and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average. People come to us for a job, and stay with us because of our top-notch consultant care.

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 will 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.

Motion Recruitment Partners is an Equal Opportunity Employer, including Veterans/Disability/Women. All applicants must be currently authorized to work on a full-time basis in the country for which they are applying, and no sponsorship is currently available. Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process as required under Motion Recruitment Employment Accommodation policy. Applicants need to make their needs known in advance.