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Richmond, Virginia
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Applied on May 29, 2020
Job Id #41053 Posted March 19, 2020

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  • Manage a team of 6 data engineers to develop sustainable data driven solutions with current new gen data technologies to meet the needs of our organization and business customers
  • Help develop solutions for streaming, real-time, and search-driven analytics
  • Must have a firm understanding of delivering large-scale data sets solutions and SDLC best practices
  • Transform complex analytical models in scalable, production-ready solutions
  • Utilizing programming languages like Java, Scala, Python
  • Manage the development pipeline of distributed computing Big Data applications using Open Source frameworks like Apache Spark, Scala and Kafka on AWS and Cloud based data warehousing services such as Snowflake.
  • Leveraging DevOps techniques and practices like Continuous Integration, Continuous Deployment, Test Automation, Build Automation and Test Driven Development to enable the rapid delivery of working code utilizing tools like Jenkins, Maven, Nexus, Terraform, Git and Docker

Basic qualifications

  • Bachelor Degree
  • At least 2 years of team lead or team management experience. 
  • Experience manage teams responsible for big data platform, unstructured datasets, developing microservices: Python, Java, or Scala, experience building data pipelines, CICD pipelines, and fit for purpose data stores, experience in cloud technologies: AWS, Docker, Ansible, or Terraform, Agile experience, Apache Kafka and Spark

Horizontal is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We seek to provide employment opportunities to talented, qualified candidates regardless of race, color, sex/gender including gender identity and/or expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under federal, state or local law.

In addition, Horizontal will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. If you need to request a reasonable accommodation in order to complete the application or interview process, please contact

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