Senior Hadoop Developer - Foundational Services
Category: Development, Infrastructure
Company Description: Leading global provider of data, news and analytics
Salary: Highly Competitive, Depending on Experience
Position Type: Permanent
Job Number: 8550
Our client's problems are common yet complex. Their application teams face challenges of large-scale data storage, low-latency retrievals, high volume requests and high availability over a distributed environment. They create standardized solutions to these problems by building core services and technology frameworks for enterprise-wide use:
As an experienced Hadoop developer, you will help us refresh and evolve many facets of our data and analytics infrastructure for three of these systems: the Data Platform (BDP), Price History and Query Language (BQL). BDP is an initiative to help standardize the storage backends and structure data flows across our systems to improve discoverability and data provenance. Price History is our canonical end of day time series datastore. BQL is a distributed analytics framework that allows internal and external users to express complex data retrieval, analytics and screening criteria.
All of the company's data flows through these systems. You'll gain exposure to our financial data sets and how they're used while building high performance, low-latency, scalable software for these core infrastructure initiatives. Much of these applications are being built on top of open source Hadoop technologies, so there are plenty of avenues to innovate and contribute to the open source community.
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All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply by submitting their resume as an MS word document including a cover letter with a summary of relevant qualifications, highlighting clearly any special or relevant experience.
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