InfoCepts LLC

Hadoop Administrator

  • Job Type: Full Time
  • Industry Type: IT Sector
  • Industry Location: Irving
  • Experience: NA
  • No. of Positions: 1
  • Primary Skills: Hadoop Hortonworks cloudera
  • Secondary Skills: hbase
  • Job Location: Irving, Texas
  • Posted Date: Posted today
Job Description
  • Readiness to work in a Managed Services Team format
  • Minimum experience of 3-6 years in Managing and Supporting large scale Production Hadoop environments (configuration management, monitoring, and performance tuning) in any of the Hadoop distributions (Apache, Hortonworks, Cloudera, MapR, IBM BigInsights, Pivotal HD)
  • 3-6 years of experience in Scripting Language (Linux, SQL, Python). Should be proficient in shell scripting
  • 3-6 years of experience on Administrative activities likes-
  • Administration, maintenance, control, and optimization of Hadoop capacity, security, configuration, process scheduling, and errors.
  • Management of data, users, and job execution on the Hadoop System
  • Experience in Backup, Archival and Recovery (BAR) and High availability (HA)
  • Plan for and support hardware and software installation and upgrades.
  • 3-6 years of Experience in Hadoop Monitoring tools (Cloudera Manager, and Ambari, Nagios, Ganglia etc).
  • Experience may include (but is not limited to) build and support including design, configuration, installation (upgrade), monitoring and performance tuning of any of the Hadoop distributions
  • Hadoop software installation and upgrades
  • Experience of workload / performance management
  • Automation - experience in CI / CD (Continuous Integration / Deployment) Jenkins, Ansible, Terraform, Puppet, Chef.
  • Implementing standards and best practices to manage and support data platforms as per distribution.
  • Proficiency in Hive internals (including HCatalog), SQOOP, Pig, Oozie and Flume/Kafka.
  • Experience in MySQL & PostgreSQL databases.



  • Experience with DR (Disaster Recovery) strategies and principles.
  • Development or administration on NoSQL technologies like Hbase, MongoDB, Cassandra, Accumulo, etc.
  • Development or administration on Web or cloud platforms like Amazon S3, EC2, Redshift, Rackspace, OpenShift etc.
  • Development/scripting experience on Configuration management and provisioning tools e.g. Puppet, Chef
  • Web/Application Server & SOA administration (Tomcat, JBoss, etc.)
  • Development, Implementation or deployment experience on the Hadoop ecosystem (HDFS, MapReduce, Hive, Hbase)
  • Experience on any one of the following will be an added advantage:
    • Hadoop integration with large scale distributed data platforms like Teradata, Teradata Aster, Vertica, Greenplum, Netezza, DB2, Oracle, etc.
  • Proficiency with at least one of the following: Java, Python, Perl, Ruby, C or Web-related development
  • Knowledge of Business Intelligence and/or Data Integration (ETL) operations delivery techniques, processes, methodologies
  • Exposure to tools data acquisition, transformation & integration tools like Talend, Informatica, etc. & BI tools like Tableau, Pentaho, etc.
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