RESPONSIBILITIES: Kforce has a client seeking a Data Engineer in Beaverton, Oregon (OR). Summary: With a commitment to innovation, this client employs some of the world's top engineers and designers It was ranked as one of the 'Happiest Companies to Work For' and awarded an 'Employees' Choice Award 2018 Best Place to Work' by Glassdoor. Its culture thrives by embracing diversity and rewarding imagination. If you would like to make a difference globally and locally, apply now. The client is embracing Big Data technologies to enable data-driven decisions. They are looking to expand their Big Data Engineering team to keep pace. The Senior Big Data Engineer will work with a variety of talented teammates and be a driving force for building solutions. They will be working on projects related to consumer behavior, commerce, and consumer touchpoints. Responsibilities: Experience publishing RESTful API's to enable real-time data consumption using OpenAPI specifications Design and implement distributed data processing pipelines using Spark, Hive, Python, and other tools and languages prevalent in the Hadoop ecosystem Build utilities, user defined functions, and frameworks to better enable data flow patterns Work with architecture/engineering leads and other teams to ensure quality solutions are implements, and engineering best practices are defined and adhered to REQUIREMENTS: MS/BS degree in a Computer Science or related discipline 6 years of experience in large-scale software development 3 years of experience in Big Data technologies Strong skills around developing RESTful API's Strong programming skills in Java/Scala, Python, Shell scripting, and SQL Good exposure to AWS technology stack Strong development skills around Spark, MapReduce, and Hive Ability to design and implement end to end solution Experience working with open source NOSQL technologies such as HBase, DynamoDB, Cassandra and also with relational datastores such as MySQL, Postgres Familiar with Distributed Stream Processing frameworks for Fast & Big Data like Apache Spark, Flink, Kafka/Kinesis stream Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.