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Kyndryl

Cloudera Hadoop - Subject Matter Expert

Bangalore, India / Remote

Who We Are

At Kyndryl, we design, build, manage and modernize the mission-critical technology systems that the world depends on every day. So why work at Kyndryl? We are always moving forward - always pushing ourselves to go further in our efforts to build a more equitable, inclusive world for our employees, our customers and our communities.

The Role

Responsibilities:

  • Design, deploy and support highly available and scalable Hadoop Clusters for high data volumes.
  • Ensure performance, security, and availability of mission critical data
  • Prepare crystal clear documentation and specifications, including database design, coding & security standards, best practices, standard operating procedures and training materials
  • Troubleshoot and performance issues of batch jobs and should be able understand the code (Spark,python,java).

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  • Deep understanding of Cloudera Manager, Cloudera CDH/CDP Hadoop Eco system.
  • Will be responsible for end to end implementation ie gathering requirements, analyzing, designing, product upgrade, migration, coding and deployment to Production of the Cloudera Hadoop product.
  • Experience in resolving L3 and high severity and performance issues on Cloudera.
  • Control the Hadoop clusters with proper access controls and apply the security with the tools Ranger, Kerberos
  • Integrate Solution knowledge between Hadoop and Reporting tools like Tableau, MicroStrategy, SAS.Talend .
  • Expert level of Cloudera/Apache Hadoop installation/configuration, patching, troubleshooting, performance tracking/tuning, back-up/recovery, remote monitoring skills with hands-on experience in-large and very dynamic environments.
  • Defines, designs, and implements cluster solutions, as well as, proposes and implements system enhancements that will improve the performance and reliability of the system.
  • Resolves issues regarding patches and impact analysis, and application issue resolution and with developers, business analysts, and end users to provide Cloudera/Apache Hadoop system administration support.
  • Scripting/Shell Languages , Unix shell scripting - Extreme proficiency with Linux and Shell/Python, SQL, Spark.
  • Understand the challenges of big data enterprise customers, design and innovate technologies or solutions for leveraging the Cloud Data Lake by driving various POCs through collaboration with internal and external partners.
  • Takes care of the day-to-day running of data servers,
  • Experience in configuring AD, LDAP and Kerberos.
  • Should be able to troubleshoot mysql/postgress db issues .
  • Trouble components for big data platforms related to data ingestion, storage, transformations and analytics

Required Skills

  • Cloudera Hadoop admin or support L3 Knowledge
  • Hive /Hbase SQL Tuning for map reducer jobs
    Shell/ Python Scripting
  • Certification Hadoop Administration
  • Certification RedHat Linux Administration
  • mySQL/postgreSQL knowledge
  • VMware Virtualization knowledge preferred
  • Knowledge on Pure and Isilon storage, S3 file systems is added-advantage
  • Must be able to engage with technical people but also with semi-technical senior stakeholders and customer's application team
  • Well-versed knowledge on Network, Storage and API's creation and debugging


  • Experience of the following would be useful but is not essential:


  • Containerisation (Docker/ Kubernetes)
  • System admin and tuning of Linux based servers
  • MySQL/Cassandra/ElasticSearch Database administration
  • Cloud platform solutions (AWS/GCP/Azure)

Non-technical:

  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to lead the technical direction
  • Excellent English verbal and written communication skills
  • Open minded, willing to share knowledge and learn new skills

Passion for current industry standards and best practices

Who You Are

Technical Skills

  • Cloudera Hadoop admin or support L3 Knowledge
  • Hive /Hbase SQL Tuning for map reducer jobs
    Shell/ Python Scripting
  • Certification Hadoop Administration
  • Certification RedHat Linux Administration
  • mySQL/postgreSQL knowledge
  • VMware Virtualization knowledge preferred.
  • Knowledge on Pure and Isilon storage, S3 file systems is added advantage.
  • Must be able to engage with technical people but also with semi-technical senior stakeholders and customer's application team.
  • Well-versed knowledge on Network, Storage and API's creation and debugging.


  • Experience of the following would be useful but is not essential:


  • Containerization (Docker/ Kubernetes)
  • System admin and tuning of Linux based servers.
  • MySQL/Cassandra/ElasticSearch Database administration
  • Cloud platform solutions (AWS/GCP/Azure)

Non-technical:

  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to lead the technical direction.
  • Excellent English verbal and written communication skills
  • Open minded, willing to share knowledge and learn new skills.
  • Passion for current industry standards and best practices

Any Degree, BE/B.Tech or MSc, MCA from a reputed institute.

Being You

Diversity is a whole lot more than what we look like or where we come from, it's how we think and who we are. We welcome people of all cultures, backgrounds, and experiences. But we're not doing it single-handily: Our Kyndryl Inclusion Networks are only one of many ways we create a workplace where all Kyndryls can find and provide support and advice. This dedication to welcoming everyone into our company means that Kyndryl gives you - and everyone next to you - the ability to bring your whole self to work, individually and collectively, and support the activation of our equitable culture. That's the Kyndryl Way.

What You Can Expect

With state-of-the-art resources and Fortune 100 clients, every day is an opportunity to innovate, build new capabilities, new relationships, new processes, and new value. Kyndryl cares about your well-being and prides itself on offering benefits that give you choice, reflect the diversity of our employees and support you and your family through the moments that matter - wherever you are in your life journey. Our employee learning programs give you access to the best learning in the industry to receive certifications, including Microsoft, Google, Amazon, Skillsoft, and many more. Through our company-wide volunteering and giving platform, you can donate, start fundraisers, volunteer, and search over 2 million non-profit organizations. At Kyndryl, we invest heavily in you, we want you to succeed so that together, we will all succeed.

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Client-provided location(s): Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
Job ID: Kyndryl-R-5677
Employment Type: Full Time

Perks and Benefits

  • Health and Wellness

    • Health Insurance
    • Vision Insurance
    • Life Insurance
    • Dental Insurance
    • Health Reimbursement Account
    • Mental Health Benefits
  • Parental Benefits

    • Birth Parent or Maternity Leave
  • Work Flexibility

    • Remote Work Opportunities
    • Flexible Work Hours
  • Vacation and Time Off

    • Paid Vacation
    • Paid Holidays
    • Personal/Sick Days
    • Volunteer Time Off
  • Professional Development

    • Mentor Program
    • Access to Online Courses
    • Lunch and Learns