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Big Data Engineer at Cognizant in Short Hills, New Jersey

Posted in Information Technology 30+ days ago.

Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Bigdata-Spark, Java, AWS

"We are seeking a talented, passionate and self-motivated Software Engineer with an interest in big data - Spark, Map Reduce, Hive, and Cloud computing majorly AWS and programing languages Java or Scala

You will be:

  • Responsible for picking the right AWS services for the application

  • Leveraging AWS SDKs to interact with AWS services from your application

  • Writing code that optimizes performance of AWS services used by your application

  • Code-level application security (IAM roles, credentials, encryption, etc.)

  • Developing and maintaining applications written for Amazon Simple Storage Service, Amazon DynamoDB, Amazon Simple Queue Service, Amazon Simple Notification Service, Amazon Simple Workflow Service, AWS Elastic Beanstalk,AWS CloudFormation, AWs Glue, EMR, Lambda etc.

  • Developing with RESTful API interfaces

  • Programming with AWS APIs

  • General troubleshooting and debugging

  • Building cloud based data processing pipelines to transform large amounts of scientific publications

Technical Skills

SNo Primary Skill Proficiency Level * Rqrd./Dsrd.
1 Map Reduce PL3 Required
2 PC BigData Edition PL3 Required
3 Apache Spark PL3 Required
4 Hive PL3 Required


Domain Skills

SNo Primary Skill Proficiency Level * Rqrd./Dsrd.
1 Services and Support NA Required


* Proficiency Legends

Proficiency Level Generic Reference
PL1 The associate has basic awareness and comprehension of the skill and is in the process of acquiring this skill through various channels.
PL2 The associate possesses working knowledge of the skill, and can actively and independently apply this skill in engagements and projects.
PL3 The associate has comprehensive, in-depth and specialized knowledge of the skill. She / he has extensively demonstrated successful application of the skill in engagements or projects.
PL4 The associate can function as a subject matter expert for this skill. The associate is capable of analyzing, evaluating and synthesizing solutions using the skill.