Lixar is looking for a
Data & Hadoop Software Developer

Data & Hadoop Software Developer
  • Ottawa
  • Halifax

Lixar I.T. is looking for a Data & Hadoop Software Developer to join our data team. In this role, you will be part of a team supporting and participating in the ongoing development of leading edge, data-driven applications. The ideal candidate will be a backend developer who has some exposure to Big Data and cloud-based data processing in Azure or AWS.

As an experienced Data Software Developer, you have:

  • A proven track record using the Apache Hadoop ecosystem (Hadoop, Oozie, Pig, Hive) to tackle “big data” problems
  • Solid experience with Apache Spark
  • Mastery of all things SQL (and NoSQL)
  • 3 – 5 years of programming experience in Java, C#, Scala or Python
  • Proven experience using RESTful Web Services, JSON
  • Good knowledge of Cloud based data solutions (AWS/Azure)

Preferably, you also have:

  • Knowledge of Continuous Integration and Source Control systems (e.g. Gradle, Maven, Bamboo, TeamCity, Git)
  • Some exposure to visualization platforms like Power BI, Tableau, or similar
  • Some exposure to data science, machine learning or statistics

As the ideal candidate, you:

  • Have a passion for learning and a passion for data
  • Have a sense of humour
  • Communicate exceptionally well with management, peers, and clients
  • Have high attention to detail and commitment to quality
  • Get things done!


Sound like you?
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Thank you for applying! We look forward to meeting with the selected interview candidates.
Lixar IT welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.