Looking for a Cloud Software Engineer to augment the existing Operations team for a large analytic cloud repository. Candidates for this position must have experience as a system administrator for large Hadoop and Accumulo based clusters, and a strong background in troubleshooting operational system issues as they arise. This position is focused on building and implementing monitoring tools in a DevOps type environment to increase the stability of various hardware instances associated with the customer’s various analytic hosting platforms. Minimally, the candidate should be skilled in Java. A successful candidate for this position has experience working with large Hadoop and Accumulo based clusters and has a familiarity with computer networking. Additional knowledge of Python would benefit the candidate.
Required – Shall have at least five (5) years experience in software development/engineering, including requirements analysis, software development, installation, integration, evaluation, enhancement, maintenance, testing, and problem diagnosis/resolution.
Required – Shall have at least four (4) years of experience developing software with high level languages such as Java, C, C++.
Required – Shall have demonstrated experience working with OpenSource (NoSQL) products that support highly distributed, massively parallel computation needs such as Hbase, CloudBase/Acumulo, Big Table, etc.
Required – Shall have demonstrated work experience with the Map Reduce programming model and technologies such as Hadoop, Hive, Pig, etc.
Required – Shall have demonstrated work experience with the Hadoop Distributed File System (HDFS).
Required – Shall have demonstrated work experience with serialization such as JSON and/or BSON.
Required – Shall have demonstrated work experience developing Restful services.
Required – Shall have demonstrated work experience in the requirements analysis and design of at least one Object Oriented system.
Required – Shall have demonstrated work experience developing solutions integrating and extending FOSS/COTS products.
Required – Shall have at least three (3) years experience in software integration and software testing, to include developing and implementing test plans and test scripts.
Required – Shall have demonstrated technical writing skills and shall have generated technical documents in support of a software development project.
Required – In addition, shall have demonstrated work experience in at least two (2) of the desired characteristics.
Desired – Experience deploying applications in a cloud environment.
Desired – Understanding of Big-Data Cloud Scalability (Amazon, Google, Facebook).
Desired – Hadoop/Cloud Developer Certification.
Desired – Experience designing and developing automated analytic software, techniques, and algorithms.
Desired – Experience with linguistics (grammar, morphology, concepts).
Required – Shall have at least three (3) years experience developing software for Windows (2000, 2003, XP, VISTA) or UNIX/Linux (Redhat versions 3-5) operating systems.
Desired – Experience developing and deploying analytics within a heterogeneous schema environment.
Desired – Experience documenting ontologies, data models, schemas, formats, data element dictionaries, software application program interfaces and other technical specifications.
Desired – Experience developing and deploying analytics that discover and exploit social networks.
Desired – Experience developing and deploying: data driven analytics; event driven analytics; sets of analytics orchestrated through rules engines.
Desired – Experience with taxonomy construction for analytic disciplines, knowledge areas and skills.
NOTE: A degree in Communications, Computer Science, Mathematics, Accounting, Information Systems, Program Management, or similar degree will be considered as a technical field.