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Spark Developer Lead

Newark, Delaware

Job Description:

Position Summary

  • .-Sound understanding and experience with Hadoop ecosystem (Cloudera). Able to understand and explore the constantly evolving tools within Hadoop ecosystem and apply them appropriately to the relevant problems at hand.
  • .-Experience in working with a Big Data implementation in production environment
  • .-Must have experience with Big Data technologies like Hadoop,  Spark, Kafka, Kudu etc.
  • .-Must have experience with Spark using scala/pyspark
  • .-Experience in python and Unix shell scripting is mandatory
  • .-Experience in Banking domain is mandatory
  • .-Sound knowledge of relational databases (SQL) and experience with large SQL based systems.
  • .-Experience in query optimization, performance tuning of the complex SQL queries..-Deep understanding of NLP algorithms, data structures, performance optimization techniques and software development in a team environment.
  • .-Benchmark and debug critical issues with algorithms and software as they arise.
  • .-Lead and assist with the technical design/architecture and implementation of the big data cluster in various environments.
  • .-Able to guide/mentor development team for example to create custom common utilities/libraries that can be reused in multiple big data development efforts.
  • .-Provide technical resources to assist in the design, testing and implementation of software code and infrastructure to support data infrastructure and governance activities.
  • .-Collaborate with cross-functional teams Practice and enforce Agile and Scrum development methodologies

Required Skills

  • -Bachelor's degree in a technical or business-related field, or equivalent education and related trainin
  • -Seven years of experience in data warehousing architectural approaches and minimum 3 years in big data (Cloudera)
  • -Exposure to and strong working knowledge of distributed systems
  • .-Excellent understanding of client-service models and customer orientation in service delivery
  • .-Ability to grasp the 'big picture' for a solution by considering all potential options in impacted area
  • .-Aptitude to understand and adapt to newer technologies
  • .-Assist in the evaluation of new solutions for integration into the Hadoop Roadmap/Strategy
  • .-Motivate internal and external resources to deliver on project commitments
  • .-The desire to learn new soft and technology skills and the desire to coach, mentor and train peers throughout the organization
  • .-The ability to work with team mates in a collaborative manner to achieve a mission.-
  • Presentation skills to prepare and present to large and small groups on technical and functional topic
  • Desired Skills
  • .-Previous experience in the financial services industry
  • .-Broad BofA technical experience and good understanding of existing testing/operational processes and an open mind on how to enhance those
  • .-Understanding of industry trends and relevant application technologies
  • .-Experience in designing and implementing analytical environments and business intelligence solutions


1st shift (United States of America)

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Full time


Manages People: No

Travel: Yes, 5% of the time


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Primary Location:
1000 Samoset Dr, DE, Newark, 19713