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Citrix Hadoop Administrator (Cloudera, Linux Hadoop Estate)

Job Title: Citrix Hadoop Administrator (Cloudera, Linux Hadoop Estate)
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Eastleigh, Hampshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: Immediately
Duration: 3 months
REF: CTXHDP2323_1552064538
Contact Name: Ellise Fleming
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description

Our client, a global provider of IT services, requires a Hadoop Administrator for a 3 month temporary contract for immediate start based in Eastleigh, Hampshire.

The Role:

  • Support and manage big data analytics platform built on Ubuntu Xenial OS version 16.04.5, external PostgreSQL Database Servers, CHD 5.15.1 and Cloudera Manager 5.15.1. Essentially a Linux Hadoop estate.
  • CDH is the open source platform that includes the Hadoop ecosystem.
  • Maintain the Hadoop platform is taking ingress via ETL flumes, HAproxy instance in a DMZ that acts as a relay to CDL messages that supports the IHP Hadoop environment. It is a distributed file system for very large amounts of data (HDFS). We use IHP which divides MapReduce into map, shuffle, and reduce phases.
  • Netdata a graphing tool for statistics produced by the Linux kernel.
  • Webmin, a web-based administration tool for Linux kernel and Keep-alive for HAProxy failover.
  • Python and Anaconda deployment and management.

Key Skills/Knowledge:

  • Hadoop
  • Cloudera Manager
  • Netdata
  • HAproxy
  • Shell Scripting
  • Python and Anaconda deployment