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DoD Secret - Hadoop Administrator
Ref No.: 18-28039
Location: Lexington Park, Maryland
Skill Type
Skill Type:Information Technology
ACTIVE SECRET CLEARANCE IS REQUIRED
Job Description:

This is a contract to hire project.

ABOUT THIS POSITION
Our client has an opportunity for an experienced Hadoop Systems Administrator supporting 25 servers running a complete Hadoop stack including Spark. The successful candidate will work as part of an integrated team including Linux admins, data scientists, aeronautical engineers and IA personnel.

Qualifications
A Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Technology, Management Information Systems, or a related degree program and nine (9) years of related professional experience
  • Typical system administration and programming skills such as storage capacity management, performance tuning
  • Implementation and supporting the Enterprise Hadoop environment
  • Manage and monitor Hadoop cluster and platform infrastructure
  • Automating cluster node provisioning and repetitive tasks

Experience/Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
  • Good interpersonal and written skills are required as is a solid working knowledge of Linux.
  • Strong understanding of Hadoop eco system such as HDFS, MapReduce, Hadoop streaming is required.
  • Deep understanding and experience with Horton Works Hadoop stack is required.
  • Experience with Red Hat Enterprise Linux, Enterprise Class Server HW is desired.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skillsare desired.
  • Ability to work in a team environment under limited supervision is desired.
  • Certifications in accordance with DoD Instruction 8570 are desired

INCLUDES:
  • Competitive health, wellness & lifestyle benefits
  • Inclusive, flexible and supportive company culture
  • Ongoing training and development opportunities