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Data Ops Consultant - Big Data, Hadoop - London - Up to £80,000

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    London, England

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    Information Technology

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    £60000.00 - £80000 per annum

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    Vikki Bayfield

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    over 1 year ago

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Data Ops Consultant - Big Data, Hadoop - London - Up to £80,000

Our client a leading digital consultancy spanning 13 different countries, are actively seeking an experienced Data Ops Consutant will be responsible for the design, build and operation of "big data" infrastructures.

Key Skills

  • Detailed knowledge of Hadoop ecosystem from an administration perspective, ideally including Spark.
  • Detailed knowledge of Linux (RHEL or Ubuntu).
  • Strong knowledge of at least one major configuration management system.
  • Strong knowledge of CI and CD tools such as Jenkins, GitLab, TFS, etc.
  • Broad understanding of physical infrastructure, servers, storage and networks.
  • Broad understanding of cloud based infrastructures and principles.
  • Some understanding of Web infrastructures and principles.
  • Kerberos implementation and troubleshooting.
  • A good knowledge of Python or Java is a plus.


  • Responsible for design, build and operation of "big data" infrastructures, such as Hortonworks and Cloudera based Hadoop clusters.
  • Collaborate with systems engineering teams and software architects to propose and deploy new cloud or physical on-premises systems required for Hadoop and related environments.
  • Design and build data pipelines as part of the multidisciplinary team.
  • Work with Security, Networks and other teams to design, implement and monitor secure practices for assuring secure access to data.
  • Troubleshoot capacity & performance bottlenecks and related issues in UNIX operating systems and networked systems.
  • Automate everything. Use Configuration Management tools such as Puppet, Ansible or Chef to create fully scripted repeatable infrastructures and manage change.
  • Use CI/CD tools to create continuous integration and delivery pipelines.
  • Take an active part in an Agile delivery team. Embody and enact agile and DevOps culture and practices.

If this Data Operations Consultant role is of interest, then please apply with an up to date CV.

Data Ops Consultant - Big Data, Hadoop - London - Up to £80,000