Big Data Platform Engineer

  • Location

    Telford, Shropshire

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  • Salary:

    Up to £470 per day

  • Contact:

    Daniel Darlington

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  • Job ref:

    Big Data Engineer_1567778480

  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • Duration:

    3-6 Months

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Big Data Platform Engineer
Location: Telford
Initial Duration: 6 Months

Would you like to join a global leader in consulting, technology services and digital transformation?

Our client are at the forefront of innovation to address the entire breadth of opportunities in the evolving world of cloud, digital and platforms.

You will be based on site working with one of the UK's most digital organisations and leading the technology revolution across the public sector. With over 50 million customers at the heart of everything they do the scope and impact of your work is limitless. As a team, they're not afraid to try new technologies and new ways of working.

To lead a team of engineers providing support and guidance to development teams and consumers on design and problem resolution.
The Big Data Platform Engineer will also be required to:-
* Be the focal Point for Platform Strategy -- Guidance of the Platform Solution to Engineers.
* Be the Technical Management Lead for the EDH Migration to AWS.
* AWS Advisor to Engineers and on Strategy.
* Technical Management to progress the `Backlog`.
* Carry out DevSecOps Improvements for AWS Migration/Futures.
* Provide advice on YARN Dynamic Resource Pools configuration and Impala Admission Queues
* HDFS Storage optimisation
* Provide Guidance on RBAC solution to Engineers
* Deliver solutions to backlog items identified throughout the year.

* AWS technologies; Kerberos
* Cloudera Enterprise; Microsoft Active directory
* Apache Hive; Git
* Spark; Jenkins
* Impala; Artifactory
* Linux; Docker
* Terraform; Azure
* Ansible
* Pentaho

Technical Skills:
* Big Data
* Cloudera Administration
* Cloud Architecture

The successful candidate will hold active SC clearance or be eligible and willing to undergo the relevant checks.