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San Francisco, California - USD Full Time Posted: Saturday, 12 January 2019
Job Description

Work with a team of Adastra consultants to analyze, design, develop, test, document and troubleshoot Big Data programs from detailed and high-level specifications. Leverage HDFS, HIVE/Impala, Sqoop, Spark, Falcon, Atlas, Ambari, Ranger, Sentry, Python, Scala, and other ETL tools optimized for Big Data (Talend, Informatica BDE, Ataccama) to source, ingest, manipulate, load, and analyze data. Assist in requirements analysis and subsequent development. Conduct unit tests and assist in test preparations to ensure data integrity, data quality, and program quality. Liaise with project managers, quality assurance analysts and Business Intelligence consultants. Design and implement technical enhancements of Big Data, Data Warehouse, Business Intelligence solutions as required. Consultants at Adastra Corporation fill a variety of different roles with our clients, however, this entry-level position is tailored toward hands-on technical work using a number of today's leading Big Data tools including Hadoop.

Adastra's Nova Consultants are new and recent graduates who are early in their career yet embody enormous potential. They are on a journey of building professional experience in Information Management that is empowered by passion, drive and dedication. In this entry-level position, Nova Consultants start their training at Adastra's corporate office. After orientation and extensive training, consultants are placed on a client project once a suitable opportunity is available. Adastra consultants work onsite at our clients' locations.


  • Computer Science/Computer Engineering/Mathematics degree, or equivalent technical background

  • Some development experience, ideally using C++ or Java

  • Experience with UNIX

  • Knowledge of relational databases, including SQL

  • Ability to present complex subjects and alternatives in a clear and concise manner to both technical and non-technical audiences at various levels within an organization

  • Must be eligible to work in Canada and/or the US depending on the job location

Equal Opportunity Employer

In our commitment to promote fair and equitable treatment of all employees and applicants, Adastra Corporation provides equal employment opportunities for all individuals regardless of age, sex, disability, race, ethnic origin, citizenship, creed, sexual orientation, marital status or any other ground as described in the Ontario Human Rights Code. In addition, accommodation will be provided during the hiring process. Adastra Corporation's implementation and support of employment initiatives encourage diversified labour force participation and equal access to opportunities based on merit and performance.

Company Description Adastra provides world-class Big Data, Business Intelligence, Data Integration, Data Quality, Data Warehousing, Data Governance, and Master Data Management services and solutions to companies around the globe and across industries. For twenty years, Adastra has been helping business and technology work together to protect existing data investments and unlock their business value using the most advanced tools, technologies, and methodologies available. Intelligent solutions for superior performance.

San Francisco, California, United States of America
1/12/2019 3:51:05 AM

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