Big Data DBA

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Performs highly advanced Hadoop support services. Work involves planning, overseeing, developing, and implementing big data policies and procedures and ensuring data integrity as maintenance and modification projects to existing applications are undertaken. Works under minimal direction with extensive latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment. Demonstrates success working with a diverse clientele and staff.


  • Provides senior-level Big Data database administration services
  • Uses discretion and independent judgment, while keeping the team and client abreast of changes
  • Supplies documentation of modifications as necessary
  • Provides mentoring and coaching of other team members as needed
  • Is available on-call as business needs dictate, including on-call rotation schedule
  • Performs performance tuning
  • Backup and recovery audits and implementation
  • Ensures all licensing is up to date and in compliance
  • Keeps informed on latest developments in the Big Data field
  • Develops, documents and adheres to database standards, guidelines, procedures and policies
  • Is regarded as an expert in Big Data technology
  • Researches, evaluates and recommends technical direction for database technologies


  • 3+ years of production Hadoop experience in Linux environments
  • Expert experience with installation, configuration, and ongoing support of Hortonworks Hadoop, HBase, Hive, Pig, Storm, and Phoenix required.
  • Experience with Streamsets, Drools, and Kafka required.
  • Experience with Docker and Elastic Stack a plus.
  • Expert experience with performance and tuning
  • Experience in backup and recovery scenarios
  • Strong knowledge of open source environments
  • Shell scripting knowledge


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