BigData Architect @ NYC, NY

Title: BigData Architect

Location: NYC, NY

Duration: 12+ Months

Client: American Express


Required Qualifications:

  • Must have previous Experience architecting and transforming legacy system into Big data platform
  • Strong experience in working in complex ETL projects
  • Working experience of Hadoop and its ecosystems
  • Customer facing skills, responsible for deliverables, schedule and effort management
  • Ability to Lead/Manage a team
  • Creating Requirement Analysis and choosing the platform
  • Designing the technical architecture and application design
  • Experience with machine learning algorithms and data mining techniques.
  • Analytical and problem solving skills, applied to Big Data domain
  • To be able to clearly articulate pros and cons of various technologies and platforms
  • To be able to document use cases, solutions and recommendations
  • Good to have knowledge of web Analytics and exposure working with data sources clickstream data etc
  • Ability to analyze, identify issues with existing cluster, suggest architectural design changes
  • Ability/Knowledge to implement Data Governance in Hadoop clusters
  • Good knowledge of database structures, theories, principles, and practices
  • Candidates with Java background is highly preferred
  • Experience working with MapR, Hortonworks and/or Cloudera is required

Required Skills:

Hadoop, Spark, Machine Learning, Java, MapReduce, NoSQL, Cloud

Educational Qualification

  • BS or MS in CS or related fields
  • Must Have Big data related certification