Sr Software Developer - Big Data (Hadoop)

Parsons   •  

Schaumburg, IL

5 - 7 years

Posted 333 days ago

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Parsons is a technology-driven engineering services firm with more than 70 years of experience in the engineering, construction, technical, and professional services industries. The corporation is a leader in many diversified markets with a focus on infrastructure, defense, security, and construction. Parsons delivers design/design-build, program/construction management, systems design/engineering, cyber/converged security, and other professional services packaged in innovative alternative delivery methods to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide.



 Parsons Systems


Our Systems Sector focuses on utilizing the latest technologies to improve our clients operations and efficiency.  Join our team and help design, develop and deploy innovative solutions to complex problems utilizing a wide range of the latest technologies.



The candidate must be a solid Software developer committed to becoming an integral part of our development team. 






  • Experience working with Big Data and/or Big data Analytics

  • Experience Cloud computing

  • Experience developing Artificial intelligence or machine learning platforms

  • 5-10 years of Software development experience

  • Good understanding of design patterns

  • Hands on experience ideally with both backend and front end software development.

  • Knowledge of relational databases such as SQL Server, Oracle, PostgreSQL

  • Experience developing code in a popular Java IDE such as Eclipse/IntelliJ IDEA or similar.

  • Ability to develop technical and user interface designs for an application that meets the defined requirements

  • Demonstrates deep expertise in specific coding concepts and/or languages, especially around modern application architectures.

  • Experience with web applications that use responsive design to better support mobile browsers.

  • Demonstrate good understanding of highly-secured online environments that use n-tier designs and extensive firewalling to enhance security.

  • Experience interfacing with back-end applications using MQ, SOAP, RESTful web services, and JSON.

  • Experience with Hadoop technologies including Mongo DB, NOSQL etc. is highly desired.

  • Experience with Dojo is preferred.

  • Experience in multi data center physical implementation models for scalability and resilience is a plus.

  • Experience in a software product development team is a plus.

  • Experience Developing mobile applications is a plus

  • Primary responsibilities include:



  • ·         Analyzes, designs, documents, programs, debugs, supports, and modifies software enhancements and/or new products used in local, networked, or Internet-related computer programs.



  • ·         Provides technical guidance to less experienced developer
  • ·         Reviews and/or certifies code of others
  • ·         Self-starter who thrives in a fast-paced, agile environment – which means wearing many hats, being able to change direction quickly, and showing an eagerness to learn new technologies as the need arises.



Required skill sets: Big data, analytics, cloud, AI, machine learning, Java, JEE, EJBs, JMS, JSPs, Servlets, HTML 5, JSON, XML, ORM , Agile methodologies




Desired Attributes



  • Must possess excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills. 

  • Must possess the ability to give technical direction to software staff.

  • Strong analytical and decision-making skills.

  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment and to quickly resolve issues to keep project within budget and on schedule


Work Parameters



  • ·         Some minimal travel may be required.



  • ·         Candidate must be able to document proof of eligibility to work for any employer within the