Big Data Developer

Confidential Company  •  Boca Raton, FL

5 - 7 years experience  •  Financial Services

$80K - $90K
Posted on 09/29/17 by Scott Phillips
Confidential Company
Boca Raton, FL
5 - 7 years experience
Financial Services
$80K - $90K
Posted on 09/29/17 Scott Phillips

Big Data Developer


Boca Raton, FL


Job description


Our client is looking for exceptional Big Data Developers to join our fast growing Information Technology Team. They are a dynamic, talented, and passionate team looking for highly talented individuals. They design, develop and support complex algorithms that optimize our high performance clusters. The various data assets collected and housed in our platform provides data on consumers across a multitude of dimensions such as raw data, sub segment level data and time series data. The current MPP platform written in C++ handles billions of records and terra bytes of data for each Customer. The ideal candidate is a creative problem solver, resourceful in getting things done, and productive working independently or collaboratively. They have an ability to break large complex problems into manageable pieces, strong object oriented concepts, an ability to dig through large volumes of data, and will apply component oriented micro services architecture as the position level demands.


Responsibilities of the Big Data Developer


  • Convert specifications to detailed instructions and logical steps to follow for coding
  • Build program code, test and deploy in different servers or computer equipment
  • Develop algorithms, perform data analysis and data validation
  • Provide user support and problem solving - research results and analyze logs in search of causes and correct problems identified programs
  • Enjoying being challenged and to solve complex data problems on a daily basis
  • Document the programs developed, logic, coding and corrections

Qualifications of the Big Data Developer

  • 4+ years with data ingestion, analysis, integration, and design
  • 3+ years utilizing relational concepts, RDBMS systems, and data design techniques
  • 3+ years as an ETL developer using an enterprise tool such as Ab Initio , SSIS and/or Ab Initio
  • Ability to handle large volumes and variations of data, analyze, investigate and provide insight
  • Strong Programming skills with2+ years of experience in software development
  • Experience developing on Linux
  • Sound knowledge of SQL
  • Solid computer science fundamentals (algorithms, data structures and programming skills)
  • Scriptingexperience (e.g. Perl, Python, Shell, Ruby, etc.)
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Computer Science (equivalent degree) preferred or comparable years of experience


  • Experience providing stable and reliable big data solutions
  • Experiencewith Ab Initio
  • Experiencewith distributed data processing, hpcc, Hadoop, and etc…
  • Familiarity with test driven development, continuous integration and release management

Compensation for the Big Data Developer

  • Salary for the Big DataDeveloper - Based on experience
  • Relocation assistance available
  • Full Benefits (Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, 401(k), etc.)
  • PTO

Required Qualifications:

  • C++
  • Linux
  • SQL or other relational database


  • Perl/python scripting
  • Ab initio

No sponsorship, corp to corp or contract

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