Big Data Hadoop Admin

Sonsoft Inc

Job Description
Job Description: –

  • Responsible to build Hadoop Platform & Infrastructure from the scratch
  • Aligning with development and architecture teams to propose and deploy new hardware and software environments required for Hadoop and to expand existing environments.
  • Responsible create security layer for Hadoop environment.
  • Working with data delivery teams to setup new Hadoop users, including access to HDFS, Hive, Pig and MapReduce, etc.
  • Cluster maintenance as well as creation and removal of nodes using tools like Cloudera Manager Express or other open source tools.
  • Screen Hadoop cluster job performances and capacity planning
  • Monitor Hadoop cluster connectivity and security.
  • Manage and review Hadoop log files.
  • File system management and monitoring.
  • HDFS support and maintenance..
  • Responsible to build a Hadoop Infrastructure that guarantees high data quality and availability.
  • Collaborating with Sys Admins to install operating system and Hadoop updates, patches, version upgrades when required.
  • Interact with the business users, Enterprise Architects and Technical Leads to gather the requirements.
  • Experienced in building or administrating Hadoop cluster with HDFS, Spark, Kafka, Zookeeper, Impala, Hive, Yarn, Hue, Oozie, etc…
  • Experienced in setting up high availability and disaster recovery Infrastructure across different data centers.
  • Experienced in building or administrating a Real-time streaming environment.

Preferred : –

  • Must have at least 7 years of experience as Hadoop administrator
  • Must have experience building and administrating open source Hadoop environment or product without licensed distribution, warranty and support.
  • Must have experience implementing and administrating Hadoop environment using distributions like Cloudera Express (preferred), Apache or Hortonworks.
  • Must have good UNIX or Linux experience preferably Red Hat
  • Must have experience supporting High availability and Real-time streaming environment
  • General operational expertise such as good troubleshooting skills, understanding of system’s capacity, bottlenecks, basics of memory, CPU, OS, storage, and networks.
  • Experience in Hadoop skills like MR, Hive, Pig, Spark, Kafka, Oozie, etc… is an advantage.
  • Knowledge of Troubleshooting Core Java Applications is a plus.
  • Good to have knowledge on Puppet/Chef/Ansible
  • Good to have knowledge or experience in supporting MySQL & NoSQL Databases like Cassandra & HBase..


  • Bachelor’s degree or foreign equivalent required from an accredited institution. Will also consider three years of progressive experience in the specialty in lieu of every year of education.
  • At least 7 years of experience with Information Technology..

Additional Information
** U.S. citizens and those authorized to work in the U.S. are encouraged to apply . We are unable to sponsor at this time.

Note: –

  • This is a Full-Time Permanent job opportunity for you.
  • Only US Citizen, Green Card Holder, TN Visa, GC-EAD , H4-EAD & L2-EAD can apply.
  • No OPT-EAD & H1B Consultants please.

  • Please mention your Visa Status in your email or resume .
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