Hadoop Application Support Analyst - Enterprise Technology Solutions

  • Competitive
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • TD Securities
  • 22 Jan 18 2018-01-22

Building a World-Class, Diverse and Inclusive Technology Team at TD We can't afford to be boring. Neither can you. The scale and scope of what TD does may surprise you. The rapid pace of change makes it a business imperative for us to be smart and open-minded in the way we think about technology. TD's technology and business teams become more intertwined as new opportunities present themselves. This new era in banking does not equal boring. Not at TD, anyway.

Job Description 

The Analyst - Production and Systems Support is part of the Information Excellence team within Corporate Segment Technology Solutions. Reporting to the Manager, Production and Systems Support, this role is responsible for providing production & system support, data infrastructure management for the Information Excellence team. This position must work proactively and effectively with the CSTS teams, ITS and other technology & business partners to provide support and expertise in Data management, infrastructure support, and Big Data / Hadoop Initiatives.

Job Responsibilities 

•Provide Production Support Services to project initiatives or change management requests.
•Provide ongoing system management & support to Big Data – Hadoop platforms (including HEAT and SHARE) and job processes.
•Contribute in the preparation of system implementation plans and support procedures.
•Participate and contribute to the on-going development of the team by sharing information, knowledge, expertise and lessons learned on a regular basis
•Ensure high quality work and maintenance of standards within own area of responsibility
•Provide on-going communications on project status and systems restrictions.
•Ensure that Audit and TRMIS policies and procedures are implemented and respected.
•Some after-hours and weekend support will be required.
•Other project support initiatives as assigned.

Job Requirements


Post secondary degree: Computer Science, Engineering or similar degree preferred
•Relevant experience working in a financial institution and / or credit card experience.
•1 to 5 years of experience in Information Management and Data Warehousing.
•Tangible experience with information technology; data and systems management; knowledge of Unix/Linux is fundamental: Hadoop administration and utilities, Java, virtual environments; and knowledge of Tibco is preferred but not mandatory.
•Demonstrated history of being self-motivated, energetic, results-driven, and executing with excellence
•Strong analytical and problem solving skills; uses strong communication skills to communicate complex issues in easily understandable terms.
•Strong verbal, written, presentation & communication skills.
•Demonstrated ability to manage and deliver on multiple tasks on time.
•Sound understanding of Linux/Unix, especially RHEL.
Familiar with Hadoop development tools & utilities (Pig, Hive, Java, Sqoop, Flume, etc.) and CDH.
•Working knowledge of Change Management protocols and TD Incident and Problem system (SDM) is an asset.
•Demonstrated experience in process analytics and process flow documentation.
•Comprehensive knowledge and experience with system support and managing data solutions.
•Working experience with Source Code Repository systems and data lineage standards is essential. In addition, ability to use revision control systems such as Git.
•Proactive, organized, excellent analytical and problem solving skills.
•Work well independently as well as within a team.
•Experience with orchestration workflows and high-level configuration management concepts and implementations and automation tools such as Puppet or Saltstack is an asset.
•Ability to use a scripting language such as Python or Perl is an asset.
•Understanding of networking, firewalls and load balancing.
•Working experience with software such as DHCPD, NTP, BIND and SSSD is an asset.
•Experience with Kerberos is an asset.
•Familiar with operating and/or developing Java applications is an asset.
•Working knowledge of various business software products such as MS-Office,MS-Visio, MS-Project and others.