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Software Engineer I A - GBS IND

Chennai, , India

Job Description:


Bank of America is one of the world’s leading financial institutions, serving individual consumers, small and middle-market businesses and large corporations with a full range of banking, investing, asset management and other financial and risk management products and services. We are committed to attracting and retaining top talent across the globe to ensure our continued success. Along with taking care of our customers, we want to be the best place for people to work and aim at creating a work environment where all employees have the opportunity to achieve their goals.

We are a part of the Global Business Services which delivers technology and operations capabilities to Bank of America lines of business (LOB) and enterprise functions.

Our employees help our customers and clients at every stage of their financial lives, helping them connect to what matters most. This purpose defines and unites us. Every day, we are focused on delivering value, convenience, expertise and innovation for individuals, businesses and institutional investors we serve worldwide.

* BA Continuum is a nonbank subsidiary of Bank of America, part of Global Business Services in the bank.

Process Overview

Build and evolve a consistent Authorized Data Source within Consumer & Small Business Bank (CSBB), with an organization and operating processes to support both the strategic and tactical analytics needs of the Consumer Bank

Job Description

  • Hadoop developer for multiple initiatives.
  • Develop Big Data Strategy and Roadmap for the Enterprise
  • Experience in Capacity Planning, Cluster Designing and Deployment
  • Benchmark systems, analyze system bottlenecks, and propose solutions to eliminate them
  • Develop highly scalable and extensible Big Data platform, which enables collection, storage, modeling, and analysis of massive data sets from numerous channels  
  • Continuously evaluate new technologies, innovate and deliver solution for business critical applications


  • Assists the team with the design of the architect layer to ensure re-usable metrics and attributes within the reporting layer.
  • Responsible for creating and maintaining necessary documentation (MDR) to ensure audit readiness where necessary.
  • Prototype improvement ideas
  • Work effectively with the global team: 
  • Expected to play technical leadership as an individual contributor
  • Articulate challenges, propose and drive solutions to make entire India engagement successful.


  • Education: BE / B. Tech/ MCA/ M. Tech/ M. Sc /degree
  • Certifications If Any
  • Experience Range: 4 to 6 years
  • Foundational Skills:  
  • Minimum 3 years of Big Data experience and 3 years of Database experience.
  • Strong hands on experience in Hadoop with Sqoop, FTH and DMU.
  • Hive Optimizations and Extensive knowledge in Wrapper Scripting using Pyspark and Shell Script for Scheduling.
  • Extensive knowledge of Hadoop stack and storage technologies HDFS, Map Reduce, Yarn, HIVE, sqoop, Impala, spark, flume, Kafka and oozie.
  • Extensive Knowledge on Big data Enterprise architecture (Cloudera preferred)
  • Experience in No SQL Technologies (Cassandra, Hbase )
  • Large Volume data handling for Hadoop Ingestion and Data Insights.
  • Strong and Proven SQL Optimization capability.
  • Handson experience in Python/Scala/Java.
  • Must have minimum 3 years of development and deployment experience in Hadoop and Spark.

Desired skills

· Shell Scripting
· Automation focus
· Hadoop/Spark awareness

• Agile Methodology
• Analyze huge volume of data
• Data validation using queries
• Analyze record sets for data quality
• Scheduling tools knowledge – Autosys or OOZIE

Work Timings: 12:00 pm –9:00 am general shift. Flexible to accommodate specific needs

Job Location: Chennai

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Full time


Band: H7

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Talent Acquisition Contact:

Rahul Ramkripal Pandey

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