Hadoop Administrator / Hadoop Engineer

Visa   •  

Austin, TX

5 - 7 years

Posted 234 days ago

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Job Description and Responsibilities


  • Person will be responsible to Perform  Hadoop Administration on Production Hadoop clusters.
  • Perform Tuning and Increase Operational efficiency on a continuous basis
  • Monitor health of the platforms and Generate Performance Reports and Monitor and
    provide continuous improvements
  • Working closely with development,engineering and operation teams, jointly work on key deliverables ensuring production scalability and stability
  • Develop and enhance platform best practices
  • Ensure the Hadoop platform can effectively meet performance & SLA requirements
  • Responsible for support of  Hadoop Production environment  which includes  Hive, YARN, Spark, Impala, Kafka, SOLR, Oozie, Sentry, Encryption, Hbase, etc.
  • Perform optimization, capacity planning of a large multi-tenant cluster.




• Minimum 4 years of work experience in maintaining, optimization, issue resolution of Hadoop clusters, supporting Business users and Batch.

• Experience in Configuring and setting up Hadoop clusters and provide support for - aggregation, lookup & fact table creation criteria's, Map Reduce tuning, data node, NN recovery etc.

• Experience in Linux / Unix OS Services, Administration, Shell, awk scripting

• Experience in building and scalable Hadoop applications

• Experience in Core Java, Hadoop (Map Reduce, Hive, Pig, HDFS, H-catalog, Zookeeper and OOzie)

• Hands-on Experience in SQL (Oracle ) and No SQL Databases (HBASE/Cassandra/Mongo DB)

• Excellent oral and written communication and presentation skills, analytical and problem solving skills

• Self-driven, Ability to work independently and as part of a team with proven track record developing and launching products at scale


• Minimum of four year technical degreerequired

• Experience on Cloudera distributionpreferred

• Hands-on Experience as a Linux Sys Admin is a plus

• Knowledge on Spark and Kafka is a plus.

Job Number: REF8090T