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TITLE: Principal Data Platform Engineer
DUTIES: DFS Corporate Services LLC seeks Principal Data Platform Engineer in Riverwoods, IL to build and administer large scale data platforms such as Hadoop data Lake, integrating next-gen data analytic tools in the Big data ecosystem. Provide senior level technical consulting to application development teams during application design and development for highly complex and critical data projects. Deliver all data projects including migration to new data technologies for unstructured, streaming and high volume data. Build and lead a high-performing, agile team focused on next generation data and analytic technologies. Develop and deploy distributed computing Big Data applications using open Source Frameworks. Leverage DevOps techniques and practices like Continuous Integration, continuous Deployment, Test Automation, Build Automation and Test Driven Development to enable the rapid delivery of end user capabilities. Promote a risk aware culture and ensure efficient and effective compliance management standards and processes.
REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor’s degree or foreign equivalent in Information Technology, Computer Science or a related quantitative field and six (6) years of progressively responsible experience: utilizing SQL, Python, R, H2O, PySpark, and Jupyter; and providing technical consultation for disaster recovery solutions, Three (3) years of experience must include working with Linux/Unix including basic commands, shell scripting and solution engineering; utilizing Cloud Platform and AWS; and utilizing Container Platform technologies including Docker and Kubernetes.
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