Hadoop Administrator

in Charlotte, NC

Job #:270257

Practice Area: IT

Date Posted: 11/30/2018

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Job Title:  Hadoop Administrator

Location:  Charlotte NC

Industry:  Financial Services

Terms:  18 Month Contract


  • Hadoop Experience
  • Unix and Unix Shell Scripting Experience
  • Spark Experience
  • Cloudera Manager Experience

Hadoop Administrator Job Summary:

Our client has an extremely large grid infrastructure where they run all their enterprise applications. At this moment they cannot see in real time what the CPU is being used for and no way of knowing if they will have performance issues.

They are going to build a dashboard showing what is being used on the grid and they want someone who is an Admin/Developer to leverage their knowledge, background, and experience to help with this project. This candidate must be technical and willing to get into the weeds. They do not need UI skills but needs someone with the backend magic.

Hadoop Administrator Responsibilities:

  • A Cloudera Hadoop Administrator with Unix skills to develop a suite of monitoring tools and automation utilities with the end goal of creating a dynamic dashboard providing near real time information on resource utilization for grid and HDFS, automated threshold based alerts to address issues proactively, and provide detailed usage statistics by team and individual to help evolve our "chargeback" model.
  • The Hadoop stack will be on Cloudera, with Apache Spark.
  • This is an opportunity to build the monitoring dashboard/utilities to assess the health of a large grid infrastructure running spark on HDFS/Hadoop


Hadoop Administrator Required Skills:

  • The right candidate will have an expert level understanding of apache spark, and some familiarity with spark monitoring APIs.
  • They will also have strong Unix background and ability to automate small tasks using Unix scripting.
  • Overall 7+ years of experience designing and developing systems, preferably in a regulated environment
  • Must have 2-3 years Hadoop administration experience.
  • Experience working with Cloudera Manager


Frequently Asked Questions:

  • Benefits?  Yes, provided by ettain group
  • Remote Workers?  Not eligible
  • Visa Sponsorship?  We can provide sponsorship for this position
  • Corp-to-Corp?  Not eligible


How to Apply:

For immediate attention please apply online and send a text message or leave a voicemail for Robert Anderson at 704-206-7831

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