Big Data Developer

Job Location(s) US-CO-Denver
Posted Date 5 months ago(10/5/2017 1:39 PM)
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Technology Experts - Technical Consultant




At Perficient you’ll deliver mission-critical technology and business solutions to Fortune 500 companies and some of the most recognized brands on the planet. And you’ll do it with cutting-edge technologies, thanks to our close partnerships with the world’s biggest vendors. Our network of offices across North America, as well as locations in India and China, will give you the opportunity to spread your wings, too.


We’re proud to be publicly recognized as a “Top Workplace” year after year. This is due, in no small part, to our entrepreneurial attitude and collaborative spirit that sets us apart and keeps our colleagues impassioned, driven, and fulfilled.


Perficient currently has a career opportunity for a Big Data Developer in our Denver, CO office.


Job Overview:

As a Big Data Developer, you will be working with our Denver based clients to implement leading edge data analytics and cloud solutions across a broad range of industries.  We are looking for software engineers with a strong understanding of the full data development lifecycle, including requirements gathering, solution design, development, and production deployment.  The ideal candidate will have a combination of deep technical expertise along with a natural curiosity and desire to solve client challenges, working in a collaborative and team-oriented environment.


Participate in technical planning & requirements gathering phases including design, coding, testing, troubleshooting, and documenting data-oriented software applications in one or more of the following areas:

  • Cloud-native data technologies of our premier cloud partners:  Amazon AWS (EMR, Redshift, S3, etc.) and/or Microsoft Azure (HDInsight)
  • Batch and streaming analytics solutions such as Hadoop, Spark, Storm, Hive, Pig, etc.
  • Large scale, fault tolerance systems with high scalability and high data throughput using tools like Kafka, Storm, Flink, and Spark, and NoSQL platforms like HBase, Cassandra, and Druid
  • ETL and data transfer technologies such as Talend, Informatica, and/or NiFi
  • Data visualization and BI tools such as Tableau and/or Power BI


Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree with a minimum of 3+ year’s relevant experience or equivalent.
  • 5+ years as an application software developer with languages such as Java, Scala, python, or C#
  • Experience with traditional relational databases such as Oracle, SQL Server, PostgreSQL, MySQL
  • Experience with one or more of the technologies listed in the Responsibilities section
  • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum environment
  • Need someone who is a self-starter and team player, capable of working with a team of architects, developers, business/data analysts, QA, and client stakeholders
  • Strong written and verbal communications

 Preferred Qualifications:

  • Hands-on experience with Tableau
  • Hands-on experience with DevOps and microservices solutions
  • Passion for working with open-source technologies as well as commercial platforms
  • Certification in any Big Data technology

Perficient full-time employees receive complete and competitive benefits. We offer a collaborative work environment, competitive compensation, generous work/life opportunities and an outstanding benefits package that includes paid time off plus holidays. In addition, all colleagues are eligible for a number of rewards and recognition programs including billable bonus opportunities. Encouraging a healthy work/life balance and providing our colleagues great benefits are just part of what makes Perficient a great place to work. 


More About Perficient


Perficient is the leading digital transformation consulting firm serving Global 2000 and enterprise customers throughout North America. With unparalleled information technology, management consulting and creative capabilities, Perficient and its Perficient Digital agency deliver vision, execution and value with outstanding digital experience, business optimization and industry solutions.


Our work enables clients to improve productivity and competitiveness; grow and strengthen relationships with customers, suppliers and partners; and reduce costs.  Perficient's professionals serve clients from a network of offices across North America and offshore locations in India and China. Traded on the Nasdaq Global Select Market, Perficient is a member of the Russell 2000 index and the S&P SmallCap 600 index.


Perficient is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national, origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


Disclaimer:  The above statements are not intended to be a complete statement of job content, rather to act as a guide to the essential functions performed by the employee assigned to this classification.  Management retains the discretion to add or change the duties of the position at any time. 



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