ABSA Bank Vacancies – Hadoop Developer

Website Absa Group Limited

Job Description:

We are looking for a skilled Hadoop Developer to help build Big Data infrastructure and storage software. You will be part of a team that is migrating an existing application from MS SQL Server to Hadoop. You will also need to assist in the upskilling of the existing team as they migrate their skillset from MS SQL Server to Hadoop.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Develop new enhancements and exports
  • Assist in upskilling the team in the Hadoop ecosystem
  • Design, develop and maintain application in Hadoop infrastructure
  • Migrate existing application from MS SQL Server to Hadoop

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to research and grasp new concepts at a fast pace
  • Business Knowledge in the Risk and Finance domain will be advantageous
  • Sound and diligent approach to BI/ETL development and testing
  • Good working knowledge of SQL
  • Expert knowledge of SQL
  • Understanding and architecting data structures e.g. json, xml
  • Java coding skills advantageous
  • Delivering results and meeting customer expectations
  • Good at troubleshooting issues
  • Hadoop Architecture and Operating System
  • ETL Development skills e.g. SSIS
  • Development of ETL

Qualification & Experience:

  • Hadoop SQL (Hive)
  • 3 – 5 years relevant experience
  • Scala/Spark e.g. to be able to call web API from Scala code
  • Working experience and knowledge of the Hadoop ecosystem (Hive, HDFS, Spark)

Job Details:

Company: Absa Group Limited

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Sandton, Gauteng, South Africa

Application Deadline: N/A

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