Big Data Admin Specialist

Permanent @Garniche Jobs UK in IT
  • Bristol View on Map
  • Post Date : January 18, 2023
  • Apply Before : March 10, 2023
  • Salary: $4,500,055,000.00 - $55,000.00
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  • Job ID 310411

Job Description

This role requires the successful candidate to undergo SC Security Clearance

To be considered for this role candidates must have resided in the UK for at least the last five years.

Job Objectives:

The primary responsibility of the Big Data Admin Specialist will be to deliver, support and maintain a highly effective Data Lake platform, primarily based around Cloudera and Azure Big Data Cloud technologies, which underpins the company's strategic objective to become the industry leader in facilities management and connected workspace. A technical hands-on role with focus on delivering and providing necessary assurance over delivery from our partners and designing and building complex solutions – the successful candidate must have extensive proven experience in implementing BigData platform technical solutions and effective in both new and more established technologies across the development stack.

Main Duties:

Implement, maintain and sustain the Big Data Platform
Design, support and enhance the Data Lake suite including, but not limited to: Ranger, Atlas, Data Catalog, Nifi, Kafka, HDFS, Impala, Yarn, Cloudera CDP experiences, Hive, Hue, Spark, Sqoop, and Airflow
Design, support and enhance the Azure Data Platform and Azure Managed Databases – SQL, Cosmos DB, PostgreSQL, Azure Cache for Redis along with other platforms like Apache Cassandra etc
Perform troubleshooting, support patching, upgrades, migrations, cluster hardware replacement/new buildouts
Provide Recommendations for workflow changes to better utilize the Cloudera tools, hardware allocation and architecting solutions related to Cloudera Components
Support adding hosts, user management tasks, assisting with analytical reports, optimizing and tuning, implementation and maintenance
Design complex solutions that effectively work end-end across system components and various applications across the development stack ("Full-stack") following best practice, coding standards and principles
Generate new ideas for delivering value from new technology solutions using all the Data capabilities available
Ensure development is fully documented, unit tested and peer reviewed
You lead the resolution of technical issues arising on the project promptly to keep the project on track
Be an advocate of quality through best-in-class development standards, lead by example
Ensure non-functional requirements (performance, monitoring/ alerting, security, and on-going support) are considered during development; implement DevSecOps
Guarantee overall software quality and enforce engineering standards
Ensure there is a good balance between product innovation, technical debt reduction and delivery goals
Take ownership and responsibility for self tasks and work with minimum governance and steer; co-ordinate with team manager, project leads and managers on project related and other activities
Complete any ad-hoc duties as requestedPerson Specification:


SC Cleared or eligible for SC Clearance
Extensive hands-on Big-Data administration, development experience (5-10 years)
Hands-on experience in Yarn, Hive, Hue, Spark, Sqoop, and Airflow, Azure Data Factory and other technologies from the Azure Big Data stack
Extensive hands-on experience in Cloud platform technologies, mainly Microsoft Azure with knowledge of core cloud computing concepts including compute, storage, networking, databases, identity and security and higher order capabilities including serverless and IoT
Working knowledge of various database technologies like Cosmos DB, Apache Cassandra etc
Exposure and hands-on experience working across the technology stack ("Full-stack")
Strong experience of design, development and support of IT solutions
Experience of working with with Onshore/Offshore teams
Excellent written and verbal skills
Logical and critical thinking skills
Well organised, methodical and disciplined approach
Willingness to work outside standard working hours if project timelines requireDesirable:

Hands-on experience in Python
Certified CCA and/or Azure Administrator would be advantageous
Certifications and courses in any of the below would be desirable:
Microsoft Certified: Azure Fundamentals
Microsoft Certified: Azure Cosmos DB Developer Specialty