Job Description

Our client is looking for a Big Data Platform Administrator for their customer in Tampa, FL. 

Candidates must have big data experience. Essentially: core database theory and practice, good experience in an SDLC environment and capable of intermediate coding in at least one OO language.


  • Research of new/open source technologies that can assist with data processing architecture
  • Debugging installations and configurations
  • Considers issues relevant to building distributed systems (security, race conditions, CAP Theorem, ...)
  • Diagramming Architecture

Creation of a system that can be easily handed off to support for BAU/Maintenance:

  • Documenting repeatable and testable installation procedures
  • Documentation of common troubleshooting techniques
  • Creating Monitoring and Alerting for system
  • Creation of Automated Repair Steps
  • Creating automated deployment of infrastructures
  • Statistical Analysis of data, primarily machines and processes

Skills and competencies:

  • Java
  • Installing and configuring top level apache projects (Spark,HDFS, Hive, Impala, Solr, Elastic, Hue, Sqoop, Yarn, Zookeeper, Hbase, Kafka, Mesos, Phoenix, Zeppelin, Storm)
  • Shell Scripting
  • Python Scripting
  • SQL
  • Comfortable picking up a language enough to read open source software
  • Statistical Data Techniques
  • Cloud Infrastructure Design

Application Instructions

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