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Data Engineer in Plano, TX at NextGen

Date Posted: 10/11/2018

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    Plano, TX
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Job Description

Data Engineer

What you will do:

In One sentence…

  • Designs, develops, modifies, debugs and/or maintains software systems.

What will your job look like?

  • Work with business teams and data analysts to understand business requirements.

  • Design and Development of ETL solutions to support efficient data analytic models: Create Derived and Business ready Datasets, Extracts and system integration with third party vendors.

  • Production Implement and production support of Big Data solutions. Investigate and troubleshoot production issues and provide fixes.

  • Take ownership of tasks and proactively identify and communicate any potential issues/risks and impacts.

  • Analyze, design and support various change requests/fast-track requirements, also understand and adopt rapid changing business requirements.

  • Participate in estimations and reviews for upcoming projects.

All you need is…

  • Bachelor's degree in Science/IT/Computing or equivalent.

  • 5-7+ years total experience in development mainly around Java and all related technologies in the Java stack (e.g. Spring)

  • 3+ years in-depth knowledge & experience in Hadoop around all the Hadoop ecosystem tools like M/R, Hive, Pig.

  • Expertise in running Spark 2.x applications developed in Scala or Python.

  • Experience of working on AWS environment- S3, EC2, Lambda, EMR, API Gateway, Dynamo DB, Redshift etc.

  • Strong experience in Shell scripting and SQL based Data Analytical skills.

  • Hadoop/Spark/Java certifications is an advantage

  • Experience with Streaming on Kafka, Kinesis with Spark Streaming or Storm is a plus.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication - to communicate with Development and Project Management Leadership

  • Excellent collaboration and team work skills to work within AMDOCS, Client and other 3rd party vendors.

Why you will love this job?

  • You will work on large challenging and complex programs

  • You will be able to work with the best and brightest minds to collaborate across accounts/regions to provide a single voice

  • You will have the opportunity to work with the industry most advanced technologies


  • Technological Excellence

  • Analytical Thinking & Problem Solving

  • Continuous Improvement

  • Creativity & Innovation

  • Focus on Quality