Developer IV Specialized (AWS / Big Data)

Location: Herndon, VA


Seeking a Specialized Developer  to design, develop, and implement applications using general languages and technologies (AWS serverless services. AWS services include gateways, S3, Cloud Front, Lambda functions, Route53 configurations etc.) to support business requirements. Developer IV performs high complexity (i.e. system level applications) analysis, design, development and unit testing of software applications from user requirements and design documents. The candidate also resolves defects encountered during various testing cycles.

Job Responsibilities:
• Work with senior management, technical and client teams in order to determine data requirements, business data implementation approaches, best practices for advanced data manipulation, storage and analysis strategies
• Write and code logical and physical database descriptions and specify identifiers of database to management system or direct others in coding descriptions
• Design, implement, automate and maintain large scale enterprise data ETL processes
• Modify existing databases and database management systems and/or direct programmers and analyst to make changes
• Test programs or databases, correct errors and make necessary modifications
• Developing relationships and communicating effectively between the business and analytics stakeholders.

Qualifications:
• Bachelor's degree in a technical field such as computer science, computer engineering or related field required.
• 10+ years’ experience required.
• Hands on experience in designing, developing and successful deployment of large scale projects from end-to-end.
• Hands on experience in following the iterative and agile SDLC.
• In-depth familiarity with Deep Learning, Machine Learning, Natural Language Processing, and Advanced Statistical Analysis
• Experience with database technologies
• Knowledge of the ETL process
• Experience with data driven decision making
• Big data analytics, environments, and tools such as Hadoop, Spark, and Hive.
• Hands-on experience with data tools and programming languages including SQL & Python. Programming tools such as Python, and SQL for shaping data, model development, and visualization/dashboard deployment.
• Experience with Talend, Graph DB etc..
• Must be business-centric, data-oriented, analytically minded and results driven
• Work with enterprise architect and business to proactively identify opportunities for advanced analytics utilization
• Identify best statistical or modeling method to utilize
• Review prediction and optimization factors
• Strong written and oral communication skills
• Strong troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
• Desire to be working with data and helping businesses make better data driven decisions.
• At least 1 year experience with AWS technologies: EMR, Glue, RedShift, Athena, S3 etc.
• Must be business-centric, data-oriented, analytically minded and results driven
• Work with enterprise architect and business to proactively identify opportunities for advanced analytics utilization