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Sr. Big Data Engineers

Ledgent Technology
Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Our client in the Atlanta area is actively looking for several Sr. Big Data Engineers for permanent, Direct-Hire roles!


The Sr. Big Data engineer is responsible for the design and coding of new features and applications, enhancing existing products, and implementing new technologies, paradigms, and practices to provide the best solutions to our customers. This includes technical design and development of current and future systems as a part of a team of other data engineers and across other Engineering and business teams.

As a Senior Big Data Engineer, you will:
  • Develop new applications and features within a scrum team providing data and data services to the enterprise, other engineering teams, data science, analysts, product, management/executives, and other business teams
  • Build high performing and scalable data platforms to support multiple data pipelines to ingest and deliver data as fast and reliably as possible
  • Be responsible for architecture/design and risk analysis/mitigation on a macro level
  • Develop and maintain solutions on our tech stack environments (Spark Structured Streaming, Spark, Kafka, Traditional RBDMS, MPP RBDMS, etc.)
  • Work with IT Operations and Prod Support to ensure solutions are releasable, maintainable, and scalable
  • Work with Risk & Compliance to ensure necessary logging/security is in place to comply with audits
  • Help develop team members through code reviews, enforcing standards, best practices, policies, and processes

You have:
  • 5+ years of data engineering and/or modern data warehousing experiences in Spark Streaming, Spark, Kafka, RDBMS in Scala/Java and SQL.
  • 2+ years of diagnosing issues and tuning applications in various environments
  • Knowledge of serialization technologies: Avro
  • Experience with AWS or other cloud vendors
  • Proficient knowledge of optimization, concurrency, scale-up vs scale-out, encryption, application- and process-level security, etc. in an Apache/Hadoop environment is a plus
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, MIS or related field or equivalent relevant experience

We are an equal opportunity employer and make hiring decisions based on merit. Recruitment, hiring, training, and job assignments are made without regard to race, color, national origin, age, ancestry, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, disability, or any other protected classification. We consider all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.

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