Hadoop Administrator UAE (SD/HAD)

Job type: Contract, Full time

Location: Dubai

£500 pd plus expenses

Sector: Technology

Job description

My client is looking for 2 x Hadoop Administrators for a contract in UAE (Dubai).

1 role starts mid Sept 20 for 8 weeks (extension possible)

1 role starts Oct 20 for 10 weeks (extension possible)


Role purpose: Hadoop and Application Administration

Technical abilities to provide support, including, but not limited to the following activities:

Support architecture design

Provide advice and guidance in relation to design and architecture requirement

Review of High-Level Design concepts and support Low Level Design creation.

Create, Change and Manage Communications Matrix Documents (Network Routing and Firewall)

Hadoop Stack (Cluster Management)

Hadoop Stack (House Keeping)

Hadoop Stack and Related Application Administration.

Out of Hours Support to Project as and when required.


Key accountabilities and decision ownership

Cluster/Ecosystem Support & Cluster Delivery in line with Project Requirements.

Support and Assistance to Design Teams in line with already existing skills and experience, also not afraid of saying I don't know.

Documentation in line with the above tasks

Adhoc tasks to be mutually agreed to support the deliverables.

Participating stakeholder relationships


Core competencies, knowledge and experience:

Expert level experience in building and managing applications related to Hadoop ecosystems;

Experience in working in a high pressure multi-cultural environment.

Experience with managing the full life-cycle for agile software development projects;

Experience working in a multi tenancy Hadoop environment

Must have technical / professional qualifications:

Working knowledge of key Hadoop components, such as: Yarn, Hive, Spark, Impala, HBase, Zookeeper and Oozie.

Knowledge and/or experience with other distributed technologies such as Cassandra, ElasticSeatch and Kafka would also be desirable.

Knowledge and/or experience with Cloud Technology/Deployments would be useful.

Day rate is 500 and all expenses for travel and accommodation is paid for


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