Big Data Software Engineer

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Posting title
Big Data Software Engineer

Roles and responsibilities
Must be a US Citizen
W2 Contract position
Ongoing duration
Must be able to pass background and drug screen

Job Description:
The successful candidate will help to design, build and maintain our automated data workflows/pipelines and introduce industry's leading technologies.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
•The opportunity to play an integral part in developing system capabilities in all phases of the development life cycle
•Assisting in system development
•Assisting in enforcement of data governance and provenance policies, and procedures
•Assisting in writing of quality standards and supporting documentation

Required Skills:
•Bachelors' degree or higher in Computer Science and minimum of 4 years of experience
•3 years developing on Python, Java, C++ or object oriented programming
•Knowledge of Configuration Management Tool (e.g Git, SVN)
•Experience with large data sets
•Experience in database design, development and data modeling.
•Excellent understanding of the formal software engineering process

Desired Skills:
•Exposure to Amazon Web Services (AWS) such as EC2, Lambda, EMR, Route53, Jenkins, Docker, Hadoop
•NoSQL: AWS DynamoDB, Cassandra, MongoDB
•Understanding of network protocols, e.g., TCP/UDP.
•Familiarity with RESTful APIs
•Experience practicing Agile methodologies
•Highly motivated, able to work in a fast-paced environment as part of a larger team

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