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HDP Specialist - Hortonworks Data Platform

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Recruiter: LA International Computer Consultants Ltd
Listed on: 9th June
Location: Welwyn Hatfield
Salary Notes: Negotiable
Type: Contract
Start Date: ASAP (6 months +)

Our Client is urgently looking for a Hortonworks Data Platform Specialist

Contract inside the scope of IR35,

Location: Home-based/Welwyn

6 months contract initially


Technical specialist able to take lead on significant changes and new initiatives in our Hadoop ecosystem. Role is particularly focused on project and change delivery, requiring both design expertise and 'snagging' skills to resolve complex issues. Structured thinking and documentation are key to success as is data driven analysis. Projects will take us from tightly coupled HDP v2 to loser more open source HDP 3 on separated compute and storage. At same time we are introducing new technologies such as K8s, Druid, and using VMware virtualisation for management layers and NSX for networking.


Must Have: Proven technical design and delivery expertise of 8yrs+. Very proficient in all HDP components, and open source elements. Kubernetes and Druid expertise also required, along with streaming services such as Kafka. Strong communication skills are essential to share expertise and actively listen to others to fully grasp the requirements / identify gaps in understanding.

Desirable: Good networking understanding and BI tools expertise such as Tableau, Alteryx, Power BI.

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Contact Name: Stefan Weisbrodt
Reference: TJ/662/111081_SZW_1623236270
Job ID: 2941218

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