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DataLake Technical Lead - MINNETONKA, MN
Ref No.: 16-04410
Location: MINNETONKA, Minnesota
Job Title : DataLake Technical Lead
Position Type : contract
Salary : (W2 Rate)
Interview mode : Phone

US Citizen, Green Card and H1B Preferred

Job Description
As a Big Data Development Technical Lead, you will be accountable for development, testing & implementation of data sources into the Enterprise Data Lake. You will review and vet technical solutions, lead technical discussions, provide guidance to developers and assist in troubleshooting. Your primary function will also include estimation of projects, working with the engagement team, business stakeholders, source system SMEs, solution architects, technical leads and others. Core responsibilities of this role will include:
  • Performing all phases of software engineering including requirements analysis, application design, and code development and testing.
  • Designing and implementing product features in collaboration with business and IT stakeholders.
  • Designing reusable Java components, frameworks and libraries.
  • Working closely with the Architecture group and driving solutions.
  • Implementing the data management framework for the Data Lake.
  • Supporting the implementation and driving to stable state in production.
  • Providing alternative design solutions and project estimates.
  • Reviewing code and providing feedback relative to best practices, performance improvements etc.
  • Troubleshooting production support issues post-deployment and come up with solutions as required.
  • Demonstrating substantial depth of knowledge and experience in a specific area of Big Data and Java development.
Minimum Requirements
  • 10+ consecutive years in the software engineering profession.
  • 5+ years hands-on expertise with UNIX shell scripts and commands
  • 5+ years hands on expertise with SQL writing queries and RDBMS
  • 2+ years hands on expertise with Big data technologies (HBASE, HIVE, SQOOP, PIG,)
  • 2+ Agile/Scrum methodology.
  • 2 + years of experience leading teams and/or managing workloads for team members
  • Demonstrated expertise in Java programming and frameworks
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience in a related field.
Preferred Requirements
  • Splunk, and Talend