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Application Programmer
Ref No.: 20-05454
Category: Experienced Professional
Location: Charlotte, North Carolina
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 10/19/2020 to 10/18/2021
Genesis10 is currently seeking an Application Programmer with our client in the financial industry in their Charlotte, NC location. This is a 12 month + contract position.

Responsibilities:
  • The Global Risk Analytics Technology team is looking for a talented and highly motivated software engineer to help support an Apache Spark based distributed analytics platform
  • The platform is a key enabler for our risk organization as it provides regulatory reporting for various federal and international agencies
  • The role is for a senior software developer with hands on distributed computing technologies experience
  • The role requires deep understanding of Python and Hadoop in order to support a team of Quantitative model developers (Business users) with execution, debugging and code optimization
  • Finally the role is technically challenging with the opportunity to be working with interesting technologies and running at scale, 30,000 CPU cores and TB-PB of storage
  • Support a team of model developers with platform execution queries, debugging and code optimization
  • Support technology owned platform utilization monitoring applications – remediate outages, optimize code
  • Become subject matter expert on code deployed on our platform and provide Spark/Big Data consulting support to other developers
  • Write reusable and extendable code and become a key contributor of the core platform
  • Consistently work to make our software simpler
  • Challenge yourself and your peers to always improve
  • Work with model developers to troubleshoot and optimize the modelling code and frameworks
Requirements:
  • Expertise in functional and object-oriented programming, specifically in Python
  • Experience in databases (relational/document/etc.) including NoSQL databases
  • Comfortable client facing and driving resolution with business users remotely
  • Prior application support experience would be helpful
  • Strong sense of ownership, urgency, and drive
  • Self-motivated with a strong work ethic and a passion for learning and problem solving
  • Experience in Linux environment. Understanding of the role of Linux system administration and maintenance
  • Experience in Linux scripting (bash)
  • Experience or good understanding of big data processing platforms like Apache Spark, Hadoop and Kafka
  • Strong grasp of operating systems fundamentals (threads, processes, multi-core and multi-node execution)
  • Expertise with distributed storage and compute
  • Able to work as a W2 employee of Genesis10 (no Corp-to-Corp)
Desired Skills:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or Math
If you have the described qualifications and are interested in this exciting opportunity, please apply!

About Genesis10:

Genesis10 is a leading U.S. business and technology consulting firm with hundreds of clients needing proven talent and solutions to power their strategic initiatives.  If you are a high performing business or IT professional with solid, referenced experience, we want to meet you.  Genesis10 recruiters and delivery professionals are highly accomplished career advocates, who get to know you beyond your resume to position you with the opportunities that fit your skills, experience and aspirations.  We have benefit options to fit your needs and a support staff that works with you from placement throughout your engagement – project after project.   To learn more about Genesis10 and to view all our available career opportunities, please visit us at www.genesis10.com.  "Genesis10 is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V”