Administrator in Atlanta, GA at Pyramid Consulting, Inc

Date Posted: 8/6/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Immediate need for a talented Administrator  with experience in the Transportation Industry.
This is a 06+ Months contract opportunity with long-term potential and is located in Atlanta, GA. Please review the job description below.
Job ID: 19-06139
Key Responsibilities and Technology Experience:
  • 4-yr College Degree preferably in Information Systems, Computer Science, Engineering or related field.
  • Work directly with  technical and business resources to devise and recommend solutions based on the understood requirements. 
  • Analyze complex distributed production deployments, and make recommendations to optimize performance. 
  • Install and configure new Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP) and Data Flow (HDF) clusters.
  • Upgrade existing HDP/HDF clusters to newer versions of the software
  • Analyze and apply SmartSense recommendations
  • Work with development and business stakeholders to setup new HDP users. This includes setting up Kerberos principals and testing HDFS, Hive, HBase and Yarn access for the new users.
  • Perform HDP security configurations with Ranger, Kerberos, Knox and Atlas.
  • Work closely with vendor Support to address support tickets.
  • Monitor and optimize cluster utilization, performance and operations.  
  • Write and produce technical documentation, administration runbooks and knowledge base. 
  • Keep current with Hadoop Big Data ecosystem technologies.
  • Be part of an on-call rotation. 
  • Hortonworks HDP Administration certification
  • Demonstrated experience implementing big data use-cases, understanding of standard design patterns commonly used in Hadoop-based deployments. 
  • At least 2 years of HDP installation and administration experience in multi-tenant production environments, with experience on HDP 2.6.x/HDF 3.x versions.
  • Experience designing and deploying production large-scale Hadoop architectures  
  • Strong experience implementing software and/or solutions in enterprise Linux or Unix environments, including strong experience in shell scripting. 
  • Strong experience with various enterprise security solutions such as LDAP and Active Directory.
  • Strong experience with Ambari, Ranger, Kerberos, Knox and Atlas
  • Strong experience with Hive.
  • Strong experience with Nifi.
  • Sound experience with other RDBMS, such as Oracle, MS SQL server.
  • Sound experience with source code control methodology and real systems such as PVCS, Client or Git.
  • Sound experience with Hortonworks Data Plane (DPS) product. 
  • Strong understanding of network configuration, devices, protocols, speeds and optimizations 
  • Strong understanding of Java development, debugging & profiling
  • Good troubleshooting skills, understanding of HDP capacity, bottlenecks, memory utilization, CPU usage, OS, storage, and networks
  • Understanding of on premise and Cloud network architectures
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Our client is a leading Transportation Industry and we are currently interviewing to fill this and other similar contract positions. If you are interested in this position, please apply online for immediate consideration.