Big Data ETL Developer
Location: Buffalo, NY
Duration: Contract to Hire, Direct Hire
Pay Rate: TBD
The position is for a Big Data ETL Developer This position is an opportunity to use Informatica Big Data Management (BDM) with HDFS (Cloudera), Spark and Kafka technology for batch and streaming analytics. Seeking a Big Data Engineer who possesses a base of programming skills and has a passion to learn new tools and techniques in a big data landscape that is endlessly changing. Data processes in BDM, if appropriate, include ingestion, standardization, metadata management, business rule curation, data enhancement, and statistical computation against data sources that include relational, XML, JSON, streaming, REST API, and unstructured data. BDM has provided a metadata injection layer for data ingestion across six SQL Server sources that will be leveraged for additional source ingestion.
Minimum of two to four years college with at least ten years involvement in systems analysis and application development, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related discipline preferred.
Requires a complete understanding of the system development life cycle, application development alternatives and the client area’s functions.
Requires experience with state of the art application development support software and hardware platforms.
Must be familiar with industry direction.
Proficient in at multiple development tools and thorough knowledge of application development support software and hardware platforms along with a diverse technical background in computing environments.
Must possess a very good working knowledge of word processing, spreadsheet and databases.
Demonstrates expert analysis and resolution for the most complex problems.
Excellent understanding of vendor hardware configurations and software concepts both in the current environment and future technologies.
Capable of quickly learning new technical skills and grasp new concepts.
Excellent oral and written communication skills with the ability to effectively present to the target audience.
Requires excellent analytical, organization, and time management skills, strong judgment, and basic management skills, and the ability to work effectively with clients and IT management and staff personnel. Detail oriented, uses sound judgment, is proactive and self motivated
Asserts ideas, encourages teamwork and acts as a role model when leading and directing others.
Ability to handle multiple tasks on a variety of assignments.
Possess a thorough understanding of the business unit’s role and how they fit into the organization.
Good project organizational skills.
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