AVP, Developer (Big Data)

Location: Chicago, Illinois Salary: competitive
Sector: Banking and Finance Type: Permanent

My client is looking to build out a brand new team of Big Data Developers with strong knowledge of the Hadoop stack to support their Electronic Trading Credit desk. Sitting in front office technology, the successful Big Data/Hadoop Developer would be responsible for building systems that have a direct impact on the bottom line of the organization and profitability of the business. These systems will be used to mine data; help find patterns and insights in both structured and unstructured financial data; and analyze large and multi-dimensional data sets in statistical analysis environments using R and/or Q. Candidates do not need to have experience working in financial services, as the key needs on the team are around expertise in developing big data systems using Hadoop.

Big Data Developer: $125-175k based on experience Permanent, Fulltime, Downtown Chicago

This is an excellent career opportunity for mid-level Big Data developer with expertise in the Hadoop stack, who is seeking a more senior position with greater autonomy and the opportunity to leverage their big data expertise. It would also be ideal for an experienced software developer with a background in machine learning/data mining/Hadoop cluster seeking to continue building their expertise in this space.

Qualified candidates will have experience with 1) Hadoop/Hadoop clusters, 2) Kafka messaging, and 3) experience implementing real-time machine learning. Please reply here with a copy of your resume and good time to connect if you're interested in learning more. If for some reason you're not active on the market, but have a colleague/friend within your network that might be - feel free to forward my contact details on.

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