Hadoop Developer-Consultant in Greenville, SC at Windstream

Date Posted: 5/15/2018

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  • Location:
    301 North Main Street
    Greenville, SC
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  • Experience:
    5 to 7 years
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Job Description

Job ID:18001659


This Hadoop Developer (Consultant) position in Network Business Intelligence - Engineering Applications (NBI-Apps) will be working in a fun, challenging, fast-paced environment using Agile methodologies to develop solutions in a Hadoop cluster. This is an opportunity to be involved from the ground up on an entirely new Hortonworks Hadoop installation. Projects are in support of the Windstream Engineering organization and include ingestion, manipulation, and analysis of a variety of data types including: equipment and circuit inventory, Element Management System content, equipment alarms, performance metrics, and equipment utilization statistics. This system will impact data quality initiatives, capacity management decisions, network spares tracking, automated network provisioning, and network fault prediction; among other Windstream efforts. 


We are looking for a Hadoop Developer responsible for designing and implementing the ingestion strategies, data transformations, and analytic processes necessary to supply our Business Intelligence team with prepared insights. Your primary focus will be development of Nifi and Sqoop processes for data ingestion, Spark jobs and Hive tables for data transformation, best-practice utilization of HBase and JanusGraph for graph solutions, data security and governance with Ranger/Atlas, and consulting on adoption or incorporation of all new Hadoop ecosystem software. Additionally; skills and experience with SQL scripting, Python scripting, general data science, Linux command line tools, and graph solutions will be necessary to implement planned Hadoop projects. The position demands a self-starter who is comfortable engaging other developers to achieve goals and working across functional groups.


Job Responsibilities:

Development of data preparation and data analytics solutions in a Hadoop                        environment.

•         Building reusable code and libraries for future use.

•         Manage projects to completion through coordination of cross-functional                          groups.

•         Manage work through Agile tools/methodology, collaborative repositories,                      issue tracking platforms, and wikis.

Essential Skills:

Extensive experience in software development and planning.

•         Strong experience with Hadoop technologies including but not limited to:                        Nifi, Sqoop, Hive, Spark, HBase, JanusGraph, Ranger, and Atlas.

•         Proficiency in SQL, Python, graph-based solutions, and Linux command                          line tools.

•         Drive to succeed and improve personally to add value to the role, team, and                    company.

•         Self-starter, relentlessly curious, resourceful, collaborative, and inventive.

•         Good team player and communicator.

•         Highly organized and meticulous.

•         Positivity and the desire to solve problems in elegant and creative ways.

Job Requirements

Desired Skills:

 Experience with a variety of Relational databases including: Oracle, MySQL,                  Postgres, MS SQL Server

•         Networking understanding

•         Proficiency in Linux server administration

•         Experience and/or familiarity with various functional areas pertaining to                           telecommunications networks.

               o    Circuit design

               o    Traffic engineering

               o    Network system design

               o    Equipment planning

               o    IP/Transport/Access planning/engineering

•         Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git.

•         Ensuring the quality of applications through unit testing.

•         Experience with use of and/or development against some or all the following                  platforms.

               o    JIRA

               o    Confluence

               o    Fisheye

•         MS Visio(or comparable).

•         Agile Planning understanding.

•         Experience working with large, disparate data sets.

Minimum Requirements:

College degree in Engineering or a related field and 5-7 years professional level experience with 0-2 years supervisory experience for roles with supervision; or 9+ years professional level related Engineering/Technical experience with 0-2 years supervisory experience for roles with supervision; or an equivalent combination of education and professional level related Engineering/Technical experience required. IND123

EEO Statement: Employment at Windstream is subject to post offer, pre-employment drug testing. Equal Opportunity Employer including minority/female/disability/veteran. Windstream is a drug-free workplace.