- Experience configuring, troubleshooting big data environments
- Understanding of overall system architecture, scalability, reliability, and performance in a database environment
- Experience in the BI industry with knowledge of business modeling, ETL
- 2+ years analyzing requirements, developing tests cases with high test coverage, and manage tests results in an agile or other iterative software development methodology
- 6+ months experience working with Big Data vendors such as Cloudera, Hortonworks, MapR and their supporting ecosystems (Hadoop, Spark, Hive, HBase,Kafka,etc) or equivalent.
- Experience debugging, diagnosing, and troubleshooting software and environment issues
- Proficient with one or more programming/scripting languages (Java, Python)
- Hands on experience supporting automated test solutions.
- Proficient with SQL or an equivalent querying language