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Bank of the West **Big Data Architect** in Tempe, Arizona

Big Data Architect


At Bank of the

West, our people are having a positive impact on the world. We’re investing

where we feel we can make the most impact, like advancing diversity and women

entrepreneurship programs, financing for more small businesses, and promoting

programs for sustainable energy. From our locations across the U.S., Bank of

the West is taking action to help protect the planet, improve people’s lives,

and strengthen communities. We are part of BNP Paribas, a global leader

supporting the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Yes, we’re a bank, but

as the bank for a changing world, we are continually seeking to improve the ways

we help our customers, while contributing to more sustainable and equitable


Position Summary:

We are looking for a Big

Data/Hadoop Architect to support our existing systems and our strategic data

hub project. The ideal candidate must have experience of at least 4 years as

Hadoop Administrator and 2 years as Linux Administrator with proven hands-on

experience in installation, configuration, supporting and managing Clusters

with Horton works and Cloudera.


  • Administrationof Hadoop clusters, users, and cluster resources

  • Cluster capacity planning andsizing

  • Regularoperation such as adding and removing nodes and troubleshooting anyfailures.

  • Secure Hadoop cluster usingKerberos, Knox, and LDAP integration

  • Setup security policiesincluding ACLs and RBAC using Ranger, Sentry etc.

  • Monitoring,tuning and improving Hadoop clusters to keep them healthy.

  • Evaluatingand enabling new Hadoop components

  • Installand upgrade R, Python, Spark, Jupyter hub and other analytics tools andrelated packages.

  • Integratedata sources such Oracle and SQL Server, and Enterprise tools such asOBIEE, and Tableau.

  • Supportuser base through adequate resource managed on Hadoop clusters.

  • Developbest practices and train users

  • Deploy Hadoop components inDocker containers




Minimum Requirements:

  • Working experience as a Hadoop Administrator forCloudera or Hortonworks Hadoop ecosystem for at least 4 years.

  • Deep understanding and strong conceptualknowledge in Hadoop architecture components.

  • Strong hands-on experience and knowledge ofHadoop core components such as HDFS, YARN, Hive, Spark, Kafka etc.

  • Hands-on experience and knowledge of Linux andHardware.

  • Strong hands-on programming shell scriptingexperience including bash and python.

  • Strong analytical mind to help solve complicatedproblems.

  • Desire to resolve issues and dive into potentialissue.

  • Self-starter who works with minimal supervision.Ability to work in a team of diverse skill sets.

  • Ability to comprehend customer needs andrequests and provide the correct solution.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Any contribution to Hadoop open community(Experience as a Contributor or as a Committer in Hadoop community.)

  • Experience on tools like Hive, Spark, HBase,Sqoop, Impala, Kafka, Flume, Oozie, etc.

  • Basic experience and knowledge of one ofautomation tools such as Chef, Puppet, Ansible.

  • Hands-on programming experience in Python.

  • Experience in end to end design and buildprocess of Near-Real time and Batch Data Pipelines.

  • Strong hands-on experience and knowledge ofLinux and Hardware.


Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or

Finance related field; or equivalent relevant experience

Equal Employment OpportunityPolicy

Bank of the West is an Equal Opportunity employer and proud to provide

equal employment opportunity to all job seekers without regard to any status

protected by applicable law. Bank of the West is also an Affirmative Action

employer - Minority / Female / Disabled / Veteran.

Bank of the West will consider for employment qualified applicants with

criminal histories pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance subject

to the requirements of all state and federal laws and regulations.


Job: Technology

Location: United States-Arizona-Tempe

Requisition ID: 045486