Hadoop Administrator


Hadoop Administrator


Position Description:

  • CGI is looking for an expertise Hadoop Administrator Professional who understands Big Data infrastructure, able to offer best and cost-effective solutions and implement the solutions delivering quick, effective, un-monitored and automated results.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

  • This position is a highly skilled role, responsible for administration and maintenance of Hadoop production and non-production databases.


Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

  • Minimum 7 years or more of experience as an Hadoop Administrator
  • Good exposure and architectural knowledge of Hadoop eco system services like Hbase, Hive, Spark, Zookepeer, impala, YARN
  • Expertise in setting up HA for HDFS, YARN, Zookeeper
  • Experience in Cluster performance tuning
  • Experience in Hive and spark query tuning
  • Experience with database replication and scaling
  • Experience application troubleshooting and root cause analysis. Initiates corrective actions to stay on schedule
  • Automation experience using scripting languages (Shell, Ansible, Python etc.)
  • Analyzes, designs, creates and implements Big Data infrastructures, including access methods, device allocations, validation checks, organization and security.
  • Installs, upgrades, and tests complex big data deployments. Assists in system planning, scheduling, and implementation
  • Develops and implements recovery plans and procedures.
  • Extremely strong Unix/Linux skills
  • Very good communication and work management
  • Design, install, and maintain highly available systems (including monitoring, security, backup, and performance tuning)
  • Must possess good analytics and problem-solving skills
  • Must be willing to work flexible hours
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Solid Technical and problem-solving skills
  • Educational Expectations: Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or Related Field


  • Demonstrated history of strong communication and collaboration abilities in a highly matrixed environment.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work as part of a high-performance team in a fast-paced environment.
  • Demonstrated solid knowledge of systems development life cycle, particularly in contemporary requirements elicitation, analysis, traceability & verification.


  • Ansible
  • Hadoop Hive
  • Python
  • Shell Script
  • Big Data

How to Apply:

Apply online at https://www.cgi.com/en/careers

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Location: Lafayette, LA
Date Posted: October 31, 2022
Application Deadline: January 03, 2023
Job Type: Full-time