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Big Data Spark Developer

Company: CGI Group, Inc.
Location: Lafayette
Posted on: June 10, 2021

Job Description:

Big Data Spark Developer

Position Description
Want to leverage your experience and development skills in the Healthcare industry as a Bigdata Spark Developer?

CGI is seeking a Big Data Spark Developer who can bring in expertise and industry best practices define better development and Engg approaches. The position is in Lafayette LA! This is an exciting opportunity to augment your current skills, as well as, learn new technologies.
• Big Data Spark Developer will be a key contributor to our Services practice and will have the below responsibilities:
• Work with technical development team and team lead to understand desired application capabilities.
• Continuously improve software engineering practices.
• Work within and across Agile teams to test and support technical solutions across a full-stack of development tools and technologies

If you are looking for a new challenge and want to make a difference in the Healthcare Industry, this role is for you.

Your future duties and responsibilities
- Candidate would develop Spark applications in AWS utilizing his skills of pyspark or spark/scala
- Candidate would built ETL pipelines using Apache Spark.
- Candidate would need to do development using application development by lifecycles, & continuous integration/deployment practices.
- Working to integrate open source components into data-analytic solutions
- Working with vendors to enhance tool capabilities to meet enterprise needs
- Willingness to continuously learn & share learnings with others

Required qualifications to be successful in this role
- Candidate should have Hands on experience with in Spark with either Python or Scala
- Strong knowledge of apache Spark and hands on development experience.
- Proficient in at least one programming language (Python, Scala)
- Experience in ETL / Data application development and version control systems such as Git.
- Knowledge of application development lifecycles, & continuous integration/deployment practices.
- 2 - 10 years experience delivering and operating large scale, highly visible distributed systems.
- Knowledge of database concepts and SQL is preferred.

Skill Set/Years of Experience/Proficiency Level


Python/Scala Programming


SQL- Simple to Complex SQL analysis

Minimum Education Required:
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a related discipline, at least eight, typically ten or more years of solid, diverse work experience in IT with a minimum of eight years' experience application program development, or the equivalent in education and work experience.


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.

CGI is an equal opportunity employer.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, sex, religion, creed, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, medical condition, military and veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation or perceived sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, and gender expression, familial status, political affiliation, genetic information, or any other legally protected status or characteristics.

CGI provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. If you need an accommodation to apply for a job in the U.S., please email the CGI U.S. Employment Compliance mailbox at . You will need to reference the requisition number of the position in which you are interested. Your message will be routed to the appropriate recruiter who will assist you. Please note, this email address is only to be used for those individuals who need an accommodation to apply for a job. Emails for any other reason or those that do not include a requisition number will not be returned.

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All CGI offers of employment in the U.S. are contingent upon the ability to successfully complete a background investigation. Background investigation components can vary dependent upon specific assignment and/or level of US government security clearance held.

CGI will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with CGI's legal duty to furnish information.


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