Big Data Engineer

Big Data Engineer

New York, NY 2016-10-17 - –

cigna Cigna

Cigna, a leading health services company, seeks Big Data Engineers to develop a real-time platform leveraging Kafka and Spark to deliver an enterprise wide Event Fabric. Coupled with a Data Lake, this fabric will enable access and deliver any and all data in a governed and secure fashion across the enterprise.

Write code on a bleeding edge open source technical stack with a team that's ramping up in New York City. Career paths along technical or management tracks offer tremendous growth potential.

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You’ll develop the next-generation Real Time Big Data Event Fabric for enterprise-wide usage

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Our team builds the technical infrastructure (our clients are developers) to enable Cigna’s mission of improving the health, well-being, and sense of security of our customers.

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We are a Fortune 100 firm, but we work as a lean startup constantly pushing the boundaries

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Yes, we use Macs!

Qualifications

Required Qualifications
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Two plus years of industry experience in Scala or Functional Programming experience in general

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Comfortable in configuring and navigating multiple operating systems (Mac/Windows/Linux)

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A degree in Applied Mathematics, Computer Science, Engineering or equivalent experience

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Ability to design and execute on an acceptance criteria and success metrics requirements driven process

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Strong analytical and coding skills

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Excellent communication skills

Preferred Qualifications
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Experience in Python is preferred

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Two plus years of industry experience developing on medium to large sized Hadoop Cluster

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Hadoop experience should include Hive, Oozie and Yarn

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Spark, Pyspark Experience in a production setting is preferred

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Experience with writing Kafka producers and consumers is a huge plus

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Experience with Spark Streaming, Spark SQL in a production setting is a plus

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Ruby or Bash/Shell scripting is a plus

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Knowledge and/or experience with health care information domains a plus

US
Candidates Only
: Qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status. If you require a special accommodation, please visit our Careers website or contact us at
SeeYourself@cigna.com
.

Primary Location
:
United States-New York-New York

Work Locations
:
NY 140 East 45th Street

140 East 45th Street

New York
10017

Job
:
IT–Techn Strat & Architecture

Work at home opportunity (External)
:
No

Schedule
:
Full-time

Shift
:
Day Job

Employee Status
:
Regular

Job Type
:
Standard

Job Level
:
Individual Contributor

Job Posting
:
Aug 10, 2016, 11:00:00 PM

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