Our client, one of the largest health insurers in the country, has asked us to provide them with a couple of strong data engineers to work with their data scientists to provide critical data from Spark, Hadoop, SQL, and web API data sources. This is a great role for someone with strong Python, PySpark, Java / Scala and a few years in big data who is looking to build out their skills with new challenges.

Is this you? If so, please submit your resume and fill out our questionnaire ASAP!  


THE WORK: The work includes serving as an expert on Spark and big data, configuring it and applying very complex transformations to make it useful for data scientists. The chosen consultant will be working on a highly skilled team, structuring and manipulating data in some of the latest NoSQL, Big Data, and Data Science technologies.

LOCATION: This client is located in the heart of Detroit, Michigan. In case you haven’t heard, The Detroit area is experiencing a new renaissance of technology, food, arts, and culture. Building on its storied history as the “Motor City”, Detroit is now reinventing itself as a home for a vibrant community of well-funded startups with all the amenities demanded by a sharp, urban crowd. With its constant offering of music and theatre performances, several of the nation’s best known museums, a trio of new sports arenas, and distinct neighborhoods of every flavor, the Detroit region truly has something for everyone!

MODE: This is a permanent, full-time role.

REQUIRED: Applicants must be very strong in the following:

  • Python and PySpark
  • Spark (including data structuring)
  • UDF creation in Scala or Java
  • SQL
  • Hadoop
  • Accessing data from APIs

DESIRED: In addition, it would be great if you had some background in:

  • Business intelligence tools (Tableau, Qlik...)
  • Basic data science concepts (regression, decision trees, etc.)

COMPENSATION: $85,000 - $100,000 / year plus a sweet benefits package.

INTERESTED? If you're interested and have the skills, we'd love to hear from you. Please answer our questionnaire and submit your resume right away! Thanks!  

NOTE: Dataspace performs background checks on accepted candidates prior to their employment or contract start dates.

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