Big Data Engineer at Kforce Inc in Beaverton, Oregon

Posted in Other 4 days ago.

Job Description:


Kforce has a client seeking a Big Data Engineer in Beaverton, OR.


  • Establishes database management systems, standards, guidelines and quality assurance for database deliverables, such as conceptual design, logical database, capacity planning, external data interface specification, data loading plan, data maintenance plan and security policy

  • Documents and communicates database design

  • Evaluates and installs database management systems

  • Codes complex programs and derives logical processes on technical platforms

  • Builds windows, screens and reports; Assists in the design of user interface and business application prototypes

  • Participates in quality assurance and develops test application code in client server environment

  • Provides expertise in devising, negotiating and defending the tables and fields provided in the database

  • Adapts business requirements, developed by modeling/development staff and systems engineers, and develops the data, database specifications, and table and element attributes for an application

  • At more experienced levels, helps to develop an understanding of client's original data and storage mechanisms

  • Determines appropriateness of data for storage and optimum storage organization

  • Determines how tables relate to each other and how fields interact within the tables for a relational model


  • MS/BS in Computer Science, or related technical discipline

  • 7+ years of industry experience

  • 3+ years of relevant big data experience

  • Strong programming experience, Scala preferred

  • Experience working with Big Data streaming services such as Kinesis, Kafka, etc.

  • Experience working with NoSQL data stores such as HBase, DynamoDB, etc.

  • Experience building domain-driven Microservices

  • Experience provisioning RESTful API's to enable real-time data consumption

  • Experience in Python or Java

  • Experience working with Hadoop and Big Data processing frameworks (Spark, Hive, Nifi, Spark-Streaming, Flink, etc.)

  • Experience with SQL and SQL Analytical functions

  • Experience participating in key business, architectural and technical decisions

  • Experience designing, estimating and executing for complex software projects

  • Experience providing guidance and mentoring junior engineers

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.