Big Data Engineer
Company: Louisiana Economic Development
Posted on: September 8, 2018
CGI seeks a Big Data Engineer. Required qualifications to be successful in this role:The big data engineer is a technical job that requires substantial expertise in a broad range of software development and programming fields. The big data engineer should especially have sufficient knowledge of big data solutions to be able to implement those on premises or in the cloud.--- Bachelor's or Master's degree in computer science or software engineering --- Enjoy being challenged and to solve complex problems on a daily basis;--- Have excellent oral and written communication skills;--- Be proficient in designing efficient and robust ETL workflows;--- Be able to work with cloud computing environments;--- Be able to work in teams and collaborate with others to clarify requirements;--- Be able to assist in documenting requirements as well as resolve conflicts or ambiguities;--- Be able to tune Hadoop solutions to improve performance and end-user experience;--- Minimum 1-3 years' experience working with health care data, from both a technical (IT) and non-technical perspective --- Must be a team player - be able to work with Stake holders and team members without conflicts--- Be able to present solution to team and leadersPosition Description:CGI is looking for a team player with excellent analytical and technical skills and ability to implement complex big data projects with a focus on collecting, parsing, managing, analysing and visualizing large sets of data to turn information into insights using multiple platforms..The Big data engineers on our project will develop, maintain, test, and evaluate big data solutions for our business objectives. Much of the time they will be involved in the design of big data solutions, and hence need to have a solid experience with Hadoop based technologies such as MapReduce, Hive, MongoDB or Cassandra. Experience with object-oriented design, coding and testing patterns as well as experience in engineering (commercial or open source) software platforms and large-scale data infrastructures is a must. Additionally, he/she should understand how algorithms work and have experience building high-performance algorithms.As a big data engineer the member should know how to apply technologies to solve big data problems and to develop innovative big data solutions. The engineer should have extensive knowledge in different programming or scripting languages like Java, Phyton and/or R, Linux. Also expert knowledge should be present regarding different (NoSQL or RDBMS) databases such as MongoDB or Redis. Building data processing systems with Hadoop and Hive using Java or Python should be common knowledge to the big data engineer.Your future duties and responsibilities:--- To enjoy being challenged and to solve complex problems on a daily basis;--- To have excellent oral and written communication skills;--- To be proficient in designing efficient and robust ETL workflows;--- To be able to work with cloud computing environments;--- To have a Bachelor's or Master's degree in computer science or software engineering;--- To be able to work in teams and collaborate with others to clarify requirements;--- To be able to assist in documenting requirements as well as resolve conflicts or ambiguities;--- To be able to tune Hadoop solutions to improve performance and end-user experience;--- To have strong co-ordination and project management skills to handle complex projects.--- Having a background with Information Security will help in the role--- MUST be well spoken and comfortable in presenting to managers and team members alike.--- MUST have participated in Agile project execution.What you can expect from us:Build your career with us.It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the center of this change-supporting our clients' digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities.At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create.Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and business services firms in the world.Learn more about CGI at .No unsolicited agency referrals please.We understand that success in the IT services business is contingent on retaining and attracting the best talent - talent like you. At CGI, our team of professionals is dedicated and driven to help our clients succeed.At our Lafayette Center, we are looking for experienced professionals and graduating students interested in IT careers, focusing on those with demonstrated experience in IT and business, strong problem-solving abilities, and excellent interpersonal skills.While most companies have a vision and mission, CGI goes a step beyond. We have a company dream: "To create an environment in which we enjoy working together and, as owners, contribute to building a company we can be proud of." This dream emphasizes the enjoyment and ownership principles that are essential to CGI's success.In fact, we strive to create an environment where our professionals enjoy working together and feel empowered and engaged as owners to build their company and grow their careers. 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