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Big data Developer
Ref No.: 18-02498
Location: New York, New York
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 06/11/2018 to 12/11/2018
Job Title: Big Data Developer
Location: New York, NY
A large financial firm is looking for a Big Data Developer . Successful candidate is expected to build strong partnership with infrastructure and development teams to design and implement large scale Hadoop based Big Data solutions.
·Successful candidate shall possess strong analytical skills, broad knowledge of financial instruments, including financial asset pricing, and risk metrics and management and their robust IT implementation approach.
Basic Qualifications/Skills
  • · Bachelor's or Master's degree from an accredited college or university in Computer Science, Math, Stats or related engineering field.
  • · 8+ years in computer programming using scalable technologies using Python, R, SQL, and Excel
  • · 3+ years of experience in Big Data Development using Hadoop platform with tools like Hive, Hbase, Spark etc
  • · 4+ years of experience working in a data environment with large volumes preferably in financial industry.
  • · 3+ years of experience in SQL.
  • · 8+ years of hands-on experience in all phases of software development lifecycle.
  • Preferred Qualifications/Skills
  • · Advanced knowledge of SQL Server storage management and configuration.
  • · Exposure to big data and data science is a plus for comparative analysis with databases
  • · Prior experience as DBA is a plus
  • · Experience working with enterprise wide scalable strategic systems from design to development
  • · Willing to work and develop ideas independently, be a self starter and contributing team player
  • · Should be open and willing to learn new technologies
  • · Investment Bank FO/BO experience is a big plus