Hadoop Developer

If you feel your qualifications are a match, please submit your resume HERE.

Position Title: Hadoop Developer

Location: Huntsville, AL

Travel: Candidate may be asked to perform travel including travel between Huntsville, AL and the Washington DC area.

Compensation: (DOE)

General Summary:

  • Oakland Consulting Group is seeking a Hadoop Administrator to join a high performing team in the acquisition of a new logistics automation capability for the US Army. This is a senior position delivering enterprise information management solutions for ERP programs for the US Army.
  • The successful candidate will be responsible for supporting efforts that will support the delivery of enterprise solutions. The primary effort involves the migration/modernization of several legacy applications within the U.S. Army Materiel Command.
  • Oakland is looking for an experienced, high-performing individual who is ready and willing to take on the challenges of a high profile, multi-year software development effort within a complex and demanding environment.
  • Preference will be given to local candidates.

Preferred Skills/Experience:

  • 3+ years of experience working on Hadoop platform
  • Ingesting data to Hadoop from variety of sources like ERP, CRM, NoSQL and transactional data systems
  • 3+ years of hands-on experience with the Hortonworks Hadoop Platform, Apache NiFi/Hortonworks DataFlow, Spark ecosystem, MapReduce and ETL Workflows
  • Experience in building and operationalizing Hadoop based data lake
  • Experience with Big Data querying tools, such as Pig, Hive, and Drill
  • Experience with building stream-processing systems, using solutions such as Storm or Spark-Streaming or HDF
  • Experience with use and integration of NoSQL databases, such as HBase, Cassandra, MongoDB
  • Experience with various messaging systems, such as Kafka
  • Experience in code/build/deployment tools like git, svn, maven, sbt, Jenkins


  • Bachelor’s degree in a Business discipline or equivalent work experience
  • Minimum 10+ years technology solutions experience
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to work under challenging deadlines and constraints to deliver
  • Extensive knowledge of the SDLC with working experience in Agile methodologies
  • Familiarity with Army systems or similar DoD efforts a plus
  • Experience with designing and implementing projects within the federal sector
  • Experience working with functional consultants & business process owners to understand functional requirements and to architect landscape solutions
  • Hortonworks Certifications are an advantage but not essential
  • Security Clearance. Active Secret Clearance required. Interim secret clearance already granted will be accepted

If you feel your qualifications are a match, please submit your resume HERE.

Oakland Consulting Group’s EEO: Since 1997, Oakland has delivered top quality, value, professionalism, and support across the industry by strengthening projects with model consultants and delivering career opportunities for driven candidates. As a certified Veteran Owned Small Disadvantaged Business, we are passionate about making our business your success. Oakland Consulting Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origina, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or status as a qualified individual with a disability. VEVRAA Federal Contractor.