Big data career top hands-on skills you need

The following skills are required to succeed in big data career. These are like general and technical skills. Top six IT skills already discussed in previous post.

  • Ability to deal with large data sets of structured, semi-structured & unstructured data to explore business insights and develop methods to leverage that knowledge within line of business.
  • Collaborate with teams across the organization to identify & solve business challenges/problems utilizing large structured, semi-structured, and unstructured data in a distributed processing environment.
  • Proven experience in Hadoop framework, HDFS, MapReduce processing implementation.
  • Candidate needs to have experience in C++,Java/J2EE, JSP Xml application development.
  • Hands on experience in any of the NoSQL Databases like HBase, Cassandra, MongoDB required.
  • Candidate is expected to have good interpersonal/communication skills(Verbal & Written), good stakeholder management. Experience in Agile development Methodology would be an added advantage.

Author: Srini

Experienced software developer. Skills in Development, Coding, Testing and Debugging. Good Data analytic skills (Data Warehousing and BI). Also skills in Mainframe.