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Big Data Administrator
Posted on 8/12/2022
Bellevue, WA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Apache Spark
Data Science
  • Deep knowledge of the low level workings of different big data execution engines: Spark, Tez, Hive, Trino/Presto
  • Experience in performance tuning of auto scaling Hadoop clusters, Spark routines and Map/Reduce jobs
  • Experience in security aspects of Hadoop and Linux such as File based ACLs, Kerberos, Ranger, and encryption
  • Experience in independently performing root cause analysis of issues and presenting mitigation recommendations
  • Experience in at least one scripting language (example bash, Perl etc.)
  • Experience in debugging issues related to Java or Python applications
  • Deep understanding of different storage/table formats and how they integrate with big data engines, e.g. Parquet, ORC, Iceberg
  • Supporting and augmenting our production and development Hadoop clusters
  • Maintain and extend our Hive metastore as necessary
  • Managing resource utilization across competing business priorities
  • Monitoring and tuning cluster performance
  • Identifying opportunities to leverage components of the Hadoop ecosystems which are not yet part of our architecture
  • Ensuring a high level of security and auditing around our private and sensitive data
  • Providing after-hours and weekend support for routine maintenance as well as troubleshooting outages
  • Remaining current on the latest Hadoop and distributed computing technologies
Epic Games

1,001-5,000 employees

Video game developer (makers of Fortnight)
Company Overview
Epic is a leading interactive entertainment company and provider of 3D engine technology. Epic operates Fortnite, one of the world’s largest games with over 350 million accounts. Epic also develops Unreal Engine, which powers the world’s leading games and is also adopted across industries such as film and television, architecture, automotive, manufacturing, and simulation. Through Unreal Engine, Epic Games Store, and Epic Online Services, Epic provides an end-to-end digital ecosystem for developers and creators to build, distribute, and operate games and other content.
  • Health coverage - 100% of the premiums for both you and your dependents. Our coverage includes Medical, Dental, a Vision HRA, Long Term Disability, Life Insurance & a 401k with competitive match and profit share
  • Robust mental well-being programs & free therapy and coaching for employees & dependents
  • Unlimited PTO & sick time
  • Paid sabbatical