Azure Cloud Engineer (REST, Spark)

  • location: Eden Prairie, MN
  • type: Contract
  • salary: $50 - $70 per hour

job description

Azure Cloud Engineer (REST, Spark)

job summary:
Required:

  • BS / BA in Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent experience
  • 8+ years of software product development experience working on commercially available software and / or healthcare platforms
  • 6+ months of experience developing solutions hosted within public cloud providers such as Azure and AWS or private cloud/container based systems using Mesos, Kubernetes/OpenShift
  • Java/Scala development experience
  • Experience with Big Data technologies like HDFS, Hive, Spark, Kafka
  • Experience with Kubernetes, Big Data technologies like Spark, Hbase, MapReduce, Storm, Flume, Sqoop, Pig, Apache Drill, Oozie, Zeppelin
  • Experience managing, leading, and / or mentoring teams in using Big Data technologies
  • Experience in using modern software engineering and product development tools including Agile / SAFE, Continuous Integration, Continuous Delivery, DevOps etc.
  • Proven track record of acting as an advocate for driving new technology across the organization via the creation of communities and publishing SDK / libraries for reuse across the organization
  • Experience of operating in a quickly changing environment and driving technological innovation to meet business requirement
  • Proven track record of building relationships across cross-functional teams
Preferred:

  • Experience building Big Data solutions on public cloud (Azure)
  • Experience building data pipelines with Kafka and Kafka Streams
  • Experience developing Java RESTful Services using SpringBoot
  • Good understanding of Microservices architecture
  • Experience with Automation Frameworks - Selenium WebDriver, Restassured, SOAP UI
  • Ability to establish repeatable processes, best practices and implement version control software in a Cloud team environment
  • Experience of developing cloud based API gateways would be highly desirable
  • Experience / exposure to API integration frameworks
  • Experience in the healthcare industry
 
location: Eden Prairie, Minnesota
job type: Contract
salary: $50 - 70 per hour
work hours: 8am to 5pm
education: No Degree Required
 
responsibilities:
  • Provide technical leadership and build in architecture, design and engineering in modernization of legacy Data Ingestion, ETL and Database to new technologies in the Public Cloud (AWS/Azure), Big Data and API Space
  • Lead the technology transformation from our legacy Data and Analytic platforms to a Big Data Cloud based Modern Software paradigm. Be innovative in solution design and development to meet the needs of the business.
  • Create a common framework and repository for the development of Modern APIs available to the Optum Product Engineering Team
  • Demonstrate leadership in the context of software engineering and be an evangelist for engineering best practices
  • Create next generation streaming applications to use our Data as a strategic platform to grow the top line revenue
  • Stay abreast of leading-edge technologies in the industry evaluating emerging software technologies
  • Work collaboratively with all business areas to assess unmet/new business needs and solutions
  • Encourage the growth of junior engineers on the team through skills development, mentoring and technical guidance
  • Create a "startup mentality" to accelerate the introduction of new capabilities and transform teams
  • Avid supporter of the Open Source software community
  • Excellent time management, communication, decision making, and presentation skills
  • Display a desire to achieve and attain high levels of both internal and external customer satisfaction
 
qualifications:
  • Experience level: Experienced
  • Minimum 5 years of experience
  • Education: No Degree Required
 
skills:
  • Azure
  • Java
  • Scala
  • Big Data technologies
  • Kubernetes
  • Microservices architecture

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