Job Details

Hadoop Developer

Easton, MN | Contract

Job ID:



Long Term


3-5 years

Career Level:

Senior Level


$50 to $55 Per Hour



Job Description

We are seeking a Hadoop Developer with a strong hands-on development track record in building integrations utilizing a variety of integration products, tools, protocols, technologies and patterns

Key Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with Business Analysts and stakeholders to evaluate and understand business concepts and processes
  • Participate in large-group, coordinated planning sessions, provides effort estimates and timeline commitments, Refine and groom the product backlog and user stories
  • Design and implement Technical/Integration Architecture, including development, runtime and operation architectures that service both user and overall business goals
  • Test and build automation for the interoperability of application components under development, across multiple platforms, and in coordination with other product development teams
  • Work with other developers to ensure teams are meeting the objectives of the business while adhering to technical and architectural standards and practices
  • Collaborate with Technical Architects and others to design and implement integrated enterprise solutions
  • Maintain knowledge of current technologies , research emerging technologies and industry trends, and make recommendations on implementation
  • Deliver high quality assignments on time, within budget
  • To be considered for this career opportunity, we require the following knowledge, skills and abilities:


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or Engineering
  • 7 years of professional information technology experience, including 5+ Hadoop, Spark, Hive, HBase, HDFS - Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP preferred)
  • A very strong SQL/data analysis or data mining background
  • Prior experience in building scaleable distributed data processing solutions with Hadoop using tools such as Hive, HBase (NoSQL), and Sqoop.
  • Experience with Linux or Unix OS system management and at least one scripting language.
  • Significant Understanding Microsoft SQL Server Stack: SQL, Analysis Services (SSAS), Integration Services (SSIS), Reporting Services (SSRS), Power BI
  • Postgres database experience
  • Azure cloud experienceIdeally experience with reinsurance
  • Certifications Preferred: HDP Certified Developer (HDPCD)
  • Optional: Hortonworks Data Flow/NiFi, R, Python experience
  • Ideally exposure to at least one of the major Catastrophe modelling systems from RMS, AIR or CoreLogic, although not essential
  • General understanding of Insurance principles and concepts