Hadoop/Elk Administrator


Required Skills: 

  • Must have an active Secret Security Clearance and be able to obtain a Top Secret Security Clearance with SCI access. At least 2 years of experience in Big Data to include Hadooop, Elastic, Kafka, and Spark.
  • Proficiency in system administration of message pipelines.
  • At least 2 years of experience as a Linux system administrator.
  • Expert knowledge of Hadoop and Elastic architecture.
  • Experience installing, upgrading, and maintaining large Hadoop clusters.
  • Experience using Ambari to manage Hadoop Cluster.
  • Knowledge of Continuous Integration and Continuous Development (CI/CD) frameworks.
  • Knowledge and understanding of operating systems, networks and services.
  • Manage changes to system and assesses the security impact of those changes.
  • Strong research, analytical, and problem solving skills.
  • Good communication skills including preparing and presenting results, findings and alternatives and influencing management decision making based on the best available data

Desired knowledge and skills: 

  • Horton Works
  • Elastic
  • RHEL 7
  • Ambari
  • Jenkins
  • Openshift

Training/certifications in any of the following strongly desired:

  • Elastic Certifications
  • Hadoop Certifications

Required Education (including Major): 

  • Bachelor's degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics and a minimum of 6 years of prior relevant experience.
  • Master’s degree in a related discipline may be substituted for two (2) years of experience
  • Professional experience may be substituted for a degree