Lead Sys - Big Data Administrator

 Bangalore, India       Permanent contract        Information Technology


Key Responsibilities –

1.      Dedicated Hadoop Administrator to assist with Technical Guidance & Architecture on Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP) and Hortonworks Data Flow (HDF)

2.      Contribution for HDP/HDF Cluster Planning, Architecture Design, Review, Validation & Performance Optimization as required

3.      Contribution for HDP Security implementation with Kerberos, Knox, Ranger, KMS, etc.

4.      Supporting team on Data Ingestion into existing HDP using HDF and other HDP components (Kafka, Storm, Spark, etc.)

5.      Supporting team on Data Governance and Data Quality using HDP Components and Integration

6.      Application Deployment, Data Ingestion, Data Storage & Data Access Authorization (Sqoop, PIG, Hive, HBase, etc.)

7.      HDP/HDF Platform Administration and monitoring (Ganglia, Nagios, Splunk Dashboards etc) recommendations & implementation

8.      Ensuring Availability and Reliability of Data & Analytics Systems

9.      Assistance on Cluster Upgrade and Versioning; best practices (Rolling & Express Upgrades)

10.  Disaster Recovery: Associated Architecture; Data Replication; RTO/RPO

11.  Need to work with Customer’s functional teams for Hadoop design best practices as required

Contribute to new Product validation, implementation & Knowledge Transfer (KT)

Profile Required

Role / Job Summary  Bigdata Hadoop Administrator (L2 Level)

Years of Experience – 6 Years (At least 4 years of relevant experience)

Qualification / Certification – HDP (Hortonworks) Certified Administrator is preferred

Mandatory Skills  / Experience 

1.      Strong Knowledge of Bigdata Architecture & Administrator's role

2.      Expertise in installing Hadoop Cluster and its related components

3.      Configuration and Performance Tuning of Hadoop Cluster

4.      Manage, Maintain, Monitor and Troubleshoot Hadoop Clusters

5.      Ganglia & Nagios Alerts Monitoring

6.      Data Ingestion, Data Access & Data storage

7.      Application Deployment and Disaster Recovery

8.      Experience in Hadoop Upgrades

9.      Cluster Connectivity, Security, Backup and Disaster Recovery

10.  Good Scripting knowledge in UNIX Shell/ Perl

11.  Excellent communication skills

12.  Ability to work independently with a strong attention to detail

13.  Ability to work well in a global team environment

 Good to have skills / Experience –

1.      Working knowledge of Python & Ansible

2.      Knowledge on Automation Tools

Why Join Us

Societe Generale is one of the leading European financial services groups. Based on a diversified and integrated banking model, the Group combines financial strength and proven expertise in innovation with a strategy of sustainable growth, aiming to be the trusted partner for its clients, committed to the positive transformations of society and the economy


We are committed to creating a diverse environment and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status

Business Insight

A 100% owned subsidiary of European banking and financial services major Societe Generale (SG), Societe Generale Global Solution Centre (SG GSC) came into existence in 2000. Established as an offshore development centre in Bangalore, also having a presence in Chennai, SG GSC has 15 years of sustainable delivery expertise to its credit, and develops global best practices to promote the strategic objectives of the Societe Generale Group.
SG GSC possesses in-depth understanding of the business processes and cutting-edge technologies across domains of Societe Generale’s diverse portfolio. We deliver best-in-class solutions to the Group’s entities in the realm of corporate and investment banking, retail banking, specialized financing and insurance, private banking, and global investment management and services.
We place the highest importance on our employees and provide extensive opportunities for career progression and development. SG GSC conforms to the group diversity principles, and has a multi-cultural staff representing seven nationalities, and speaking 20 languages. Women comprise 25% of our workforce.

We are an equal opportunities employer and we are proud to make diversity a strength for our company. Societe Generale is committed to recognizing and promoting all talents, regardless of their beliefs, age, disability, parental status, ethnic origin, nationality, sexual or gender identity, sexual orientation, membership of a political, religious, trade union or minority organisation, or any other characteristic that could be subject to discrimination.

Job code: 20000BZW
Business unit: SG Global Solution Centre
Starting date: 03/09/2020
Date of publication: 15/07/2020
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Lead Sys - Big Data Administrator

Permanent contract   |   Bangalore   |   Information Technology