Skills needed to become Hadoop developer


Skills needed to become Hadoop developer

Hadoop developer jobs responsibilities are to write programs as per the system designs and must have fair knowledge about the coding and programming. Task of Hadoop developer is similar to software developer but in Big Data domain. Job of Hadoop developer also includes understanding and working to come up with solutions to problems, designing and architecting along with strong documenting skills.

Hadoop Developer Roles and Responsibilities

  • Defining job flows
  • Managing and Reviewing Hadoop Log Files
  • Cluster Coordination services through Zookeeper
  • Managing Hadoop jobs through scheduler
  • Supporting MapReduce programs running on the Hadoop cluster

Skills Required for Hadoop Developer:

  • Expertise in writing Pig Latin Scripts and HiveQL
  • Proven Knowledge of workflow/ schedulers like Oozie
  • Ability to deal with Data Loading tools like Flume and Sqoop