Big Data Engineer
Indsafri
Johannesburg, South Africa
4d ago
source : Executive Placements

Job Description

Big Data Engineer that will work on the collecting, storing, processing, and analysing of huge sets of data. The primary focus will be on choosing optimal solutions to use for these purposes, then maintaining, implementing, and monitoring them.

You will also be responsible for integrating them with the architecture used across the company.

Responsibilities

  • Selecting and integrating any Big Data tools and frameworks required to provide requested capabilities
  • Implementing ETL process if importing data from existing data sources is relevant
  • Monitoring performance and advising any necessary infrastructure changes
  • Defining data retention policies
  • Skills and Qualifications

  • Proficiency with Hadoop v2, MapReduce, HDFS
  • Good knowledge of Big Data querying tools, such as Pig, Hive, and Impala
  • Experience with Spark
  • Experience with various messaging systems, such as Kafka or RabbitMQ
  • Experience with Big Data ML toolkits, such as Mahout, SparkML, or H2OGood understanding of Lambda Architecture, along with its advantages and drawbacks
  • Experience with Cloudera / MapR / Hortonworks
  • Proficient understanding of distributed computing principles
  • Management of Hadoop cluster, with all included services
  • Ability to solve any ongoing issues with operating the cluster
  • Experience with building stream-processing systems, using solutions such as Storm or Spark-Streaming
  • Experience with integration of data from multiple data sources
  • Experience with NoSQL databases, such as HBase, Cassandra, MongoDB
  • Knowledge of various ETL techniques and frameworks, such as Flume
  • Report this job
    checkmark

    Thank you for reporting this job!

    Your feedback will help us improve the quality of our services.

    Apply
    My Email
    By clicking on "Continue", I give neuvoo consent to process my data and to send me email alerts, as detailed in neuvoo's Privacy Policy . I may withdraw my consent or unsubscribe at any time.
    Continue
    Application form