Big Data Engineer at Cognizant Technology Solutions

Expires in 10 days

Cognizant (NASDAQ: CTSH) is a leading provider of information technology, consulting, and business process outsourcing services, dedicated to helping the world's leading companies build stronger businesses. Headquartered in Teaneck, New Jersey (U.S.). Cognizant is a member of the NASDAQ-100, the S&P 500, the Forbes Global 1000, and the Fortune 500 and we are among the top performing and fastest growing companies in the world.
Our strength is built on our ability to work together. Our diverse backgrounds offer different perspectives and new ways of thinking. It encourages lively discussions, inspires thought leadership, and helps us build better solutions for our clients. We want someone who thrives in this setting and is inspired to craft meaningful solutions through true collaboration.
Big Data Engineer–- Full – Time *this role is not able to offer visa transfer or sponsorship now or in the future*
AIA - Artificial Intelligence and Analytics Practice
The Practice that leads all initiatives surrounding incorporating AI into Customer Intelligence, Operations Intelligence, Product Intelligence, and Fraud Insights

Location and Travel: REMOTE or New York City, NY

Roles and Responsibilities:
  • Big Data Engineer with experience in Analysis, Design, Development and Implementation of Big data and cloud technologies using Apache Hadoop (Cloudera), Python, Spark, PySpark, Kafka.
  • Design and develop data ingest and transform processes
  • Minimum 6-8 years of relevant experience
  • Proficient at Python Spark and the Hadoop ecosystem
  • Implementation and development of the applications using Python (Pandas, numpy, matplotlib, lambda) functions.
  • Experience with SQL and relational databases.
  • Good to have knowledge in Airflow (optional)
  • Self-starter, motivated and good communication skills.

6+ years IT experience
Experience with Python, Spark and Hadoop Ecosystem
Good SQL knowledge
Strong communication skills.
Cognizant is committed to veteran and military communities. Cognizant has been often recognized as a military friendly employer and is a coalition member of the Veteran Jobs Mission. Our business resource group Veterans Network assists our military associates in building and growing a career at Cognizant that allows them to leverage the leadership, loyalty, integrity, and commitment to excellence.
Employee Status : Fixed Term Contractor
Shift : Day Job
Travel : No
Job Posting : Nov 21 2020
About Cognizant Cognizant (Nasdaq-100: CTSH) is one of the world's leading professional services companies, transforming clients' business, operating and technology models for the digital era. Our unique industry-based, consultative approach helps clients envision, build and run more innovative and efficient businesses. Headquartered in the U.S., Cognizant is ranked 194 on the Fortune 500 and is consistently listed among the most admired companies in the world. Learn how Cognizant helps clients lead with digital at or follow us
Cognizant is recognized as a Military Friendly Employer and is a coalition member of the Veteran Jobs Mission. Our Cognizant Veterans Network assists Veterans in building and growing a career at Cognizant that allows them to leverage the leadership, loyalty, integrity, and commitment to excellence instilled in them through participation in military service.
Cognizant is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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