Big Data Engineer
Information Technology
Cincinnati Ohio Contract Feb 22, 2021

Big Data Engineer

Our client is looking for an experienced Big Data Engineer to join their team! This is a great opportunity for anyone who enjoys a high energy and fast-paced working environment. As a Fullstack Developer, you will have the opportunity to design, build, test, maintain, and have a direct and meaningful impact on the roadmap of the digital platform. You will be responsible for design and development of Orchestration service layer of highly scalable eCommerce web application. The Fullstack Developer strives to continuously improve the software delivery processes and practices and be a role model and demonstrates the company's core values of respect, honesty, integrity, diversity, inclusion and safety of others.

Location: Cincinnati, OH 45202

Contract: 6 Months (Contract to Hire)

W2 Pay Rate: $63-67 hourly (flexible depending on experience)


NOTE: U.S. Citizens, GC, and those authorized to work in the U.S. are encouraged to apply.

We are unable to Consider OPT or H1B Visa Candidates for this position.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Identify and uphold Full stack engineering best practices
  • Collaborate with designers & product managers to iterate on the design & implementation of our product
  • Work with Engineers from our consumers to build and ship features
  • Design a framework for creating services that grows with the needs of the company
  • Monitor performance, watch for traffic drops related to usability problems & rectify the issues
  • Review app and feature code, and plan future API upgrades with the development team
  • Assist in the development of applications & features that will be put on the website, mobile app, and external client apps
  • Stay up to date on emerging technologies

Software & Collaboration Qualifications

  • 8+ years of Server-side development experience with Node.js and Java / Spring
  • Significant knowledge of Frontend web development stack with JavaScript / CSS and Angular or React
  • Knowledge of SQL Database and NoSQL Databases (MongoDB / Cassandra )
  • Strong analytical problem-solving skills
  • Experience with modern micro-service architecture
  • Proven Experience in building RESTful APIs and a deep understanding of REST principles
  • Detail oriented and work well in a team and individually
  • Self-starter with strong initiative and ability to work under pressure
  • Understanding of the entire development process (design, development and deployment)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to prioritize work and complete tasks with quick turnaround times
  • Excellent organizational, time, and project management skills
  • Business-minded approach to time, costs, and deadlines

Minimum Technology Qualifications

  • BS or MS in Computer Science or equivalent work experience
  • In-depth knowledge of Python
  • In-depth knowledge of Spark
  • In-depth knowledge of Big Data, data engineering, databases, data wrangling, relational databases
  • Exposure to Azure
  • Exposure to Data Science principles
  • Exposure to REST and scalable APIs
  • Exposure to Flask or another python web framework
  • Exposure to server-side development in Python
  • Exposure to systems design and architecture
  • Experience estimating, developing, releasing, and supporting backend code in production environments
  • Excellent judgement, problem solving, critical thinking, and communication skills
  • Ability to operate semi-independently
Category Code: JN008