Refinitiv Hiring Big Data Hadoop Developer

Job Location: Chennai

Experience: 2+ Years

Primary Skill: Knowledge for Hadoop

Key Responsibilities


  • Act as the subject matter expert (SME) and lead others to deliver Big Data & Middleware technologies and services including HDFS, HBase, Spark, Kafka, and other emerging technologies to product teams.
  • Partner with product development teams to implement best practices and optimize performance of Big Data applications.
  • Participate in the analysis of new requirements and support the solutions and services to run them.
  • Help research new Big Data technologies, assessing maturity and alignment of the technology to business and technology strategy.
  • Manage upgrade cycles of Big Data services, including testing and release planning.
  • Troubleshoot Big Data related incidents; pursue root cause analysis and problem resolution through coordinated interaction with vendors and other internal teams.


  • Translate highly technical solutions/problems into understandable language for audiences of varying technical levels.
  • Document and track problem resolution using established Service Management processes and tools.
  • Prepare and present high quality technical and non-technical documentation.
  • Communicate in a professional and respectful manner when interacting with others.
  • Evaluate and communicate risk as a top consideration for all solutions and changes.


Education and Experience


  • B.S./B.A. Computer Science or related field; or equivalent level of experience.
  • 5+ years’ experience in an IT or technology support role.
  • 3+ years’ experience with Hadoop administration.


  • Progressive technology experience, preferably for a large enterprise.
  • Previous software engineering and development experience.
  • Previous UNIX/Linux administration experience.

Knowledge and Skills


  • Ability to prioritize work with a strong focus on service delivery.
  • Ability to address customer inquiries in a consistent and responsive manner.
  • Strong passion for technology and a willingness to learn new skills.
  • Ability to work effectively with cross-functional and cross-cultural teams.
  • Ability to investigate complex issues spanning multiple technologies.
  • Strong technical aptitude and ability to comprehend technical documentation.
  • Strong analytical skills and the patience to work through problem resolution.
  • Self-motivated and self-directed.
  • Ability to translate technical direction to specific work responsibilities.