Hadoop Administrator

  • CGI Group, Inc.
  • Lafayette, LA, United States
  • Nov 23, 2022
Full time

Job Description

Hadoop Administrator

Position Description
CGI is looking for an Hadoop Administrator Professional who understands Big Data infrastructure, able to offer best and cost-effective solutions and implement the solutions delivering quick, effective, un-monitored and automated results.

Your future duties and responsibilities
This position is a highly skilled role, responsible for administration and maintenance of Hadoop production and non-production databases.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role
• Minimum 7 years or more of experience as an Hadoop Administrator
• Good exposure and architectural knowledge of Hadoop eco system services like HBase, Hive, Spark, Zookeeper, impala, YARN
• Expertise in setting up HA for HDFS, YARN, Zookeeper
• Experience in Cluster performance tuning
• Experience in Hive and spark query tuning
• Experience with database replication and scaling
• Experience application troubleshooting and root cause analysis. Initiates corrective actions to stay on schedule
• Automation experience using scripting languages (Shell, Ansible, Python etc.)
• Analyzes, designs, creates and implements Big Data infrastructures, including access methods, device allocations, validation checks, organization and security.
• Installs, upgrades, and tests complex big data deployments. Assists in system planning, scheduling, and implementation
• Develops and implements recovery plans and procedures.
• Extremely strong Unix/Linux skills
• Very good communication and work management
• Design, install, and maintain highly available systems (including monitoring, security, backup, and performance tuning)
• Must possess good analytics and problem-solving skills
• Must be willing to work flexible hours
• Excellent communication skills
• Solid Technical and problem-solving skills

• Demonstrated history of strong communication and collaboration abilities in a highly matrixed environment.
• Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
• Ability to work as part of a high-performance team in a fast-paced environment.
• Demonstrated solid knowledge of systems development life cycle, particularly in contemporary requirements elicitation, analysis, traceability & verification.

Educational Expectations: Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or Related Field


At CGI we call our professionals "members" to reinforce that all who join our team are, as owners, empowered to participate in the challenges and rewards that come from building a world-class company. CGI's benefits include:
• Competitive base salaries
• Eligibility to participate in an attractive Share Purchase Plan (SPP) in which the company matches dollar-for-dollar contributions made by eligible employees, up to a maximum, for their job category
• 401(k) Plan and Profit Participation for eligible members
• Generous holidays, vacation, and sick leave plans
• Comprehensive insurance plans that include, among other benefits, medical, dental, vision, life, disability, out-of-county emergency coverage in all countries of employment;
• Back-up child care, Pet insurance, a Member Assistance Program, a 529 college savings program, a personal financial management tool, lifestyle management programs and more

Insights you can act on

While technology is at the heart of our clients' digital transformation, we understand that people are at the heart of business success.

When you join CGI, you become a trusted advisor, collaborating with colleagues and clients to bring forward actionable insights that deliver meaningful and sustainable outcomes. We call our employees "members" because they are CGI shareholders and owners and owners who enjoy working and growing together to build a company we are proud of. This has been our Dream since 1976, and it has brought us to where we are today - one of the world's largest independent providers of IT and business consulting services.

At CGI, we recognize the richness that diversity brings. We strive to create a work culture where all belong and collaborate with clients in building more inclusive communities. As an equal-opportunity employer, we want to empower all our members to succeed and grow. If you require an accommodation at any point during the recruitment process, please let us know. We will be happy to assist.

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Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, sex, religion, creed, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, pregnancy, medical condition, military and veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation or perceived sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, and gender expression, familial status, political affiliation, genetic information, or any other legally protected status or characteristics.

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  • Ansible
  • Hadoop Hive
  • Python
  • Shell Script
  • Big Data