Big Data Developer


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Big Data Developer

Employment Type: 
Boca Raton
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Big Data Developer #1120

Position Summary:

Our client is looking for an outstanding Big Data Developer to join their growing Information Technology Team.  The ideal candidate should be a great developer with an analytical mind that enjoys working on a fast-paced team.  This person will create and support complex algorithms to optimize high performance clusters and will work with more than a petabyte of data.

Experience and Education:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field or comparable experience
  • 4+ years with data ingestion, analysis, integration, and design
  • 3+ years utilizing relational concepts, RDBMS systems, and data design techniques
  • 3+ years as an ETL developer using an enterprise tool such as Ab Initio, SSIS and/or Informatica
  • 2+ years in software development with strong programming skills

Technology Skills and Strengths:

  • Big Data
  • Extensive knowledge of SQL
  • Strong Experience developing on Linux/Unix platform
  • C++
  • Scripting experience in Perl, Python, Ruby or Shell
  • Solid computer science fundamentals (algorithms and data structures)
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Experience in Big Data Solutions/ Distributed Data Processing
  • Ability to handle large volmes and variations of data
  • Knowledge of test driven development, continuous integration and release management
  • Out of the box thinking, with a fresh innovative perspective

Primary Job Responsibilities:

  • Develop algorithms, perform data analysis and data validation
  • Convert specifications to detailed instructions and logical steps to follow for coding.
  • Build program code, test and deploy in different servers or computer equipment.
  • Provide user support and problem solving – research results and analyze logs in search of causes and correct problems identified programs.
  • Enjoying being challenged and to solve complex data problems on a daily basis.
  • Document the programs developed, logic, coding and corrections

Company Details:

Ranger Technical Resources is an information technology firm based in Ft. Lauderdale that has been providing IT solutions to South Florida customers since 1996.  We are a unique firm in that we have 2 groups that support both our client’s needs for individual IT professionals (contract or direct hire) and technology implementation services.

Job Type: Perm

Education: Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field

Experience: 3+ years


Phone: 954-527-0090 

Job Reference #: 1120

Location: Boca Raton, FL