74.50/hr Big Data Support Engineer. 11+ Months. Contract. Seattle, WA. (L-3345) (C)


Are you a operations engineer with background in supporting big data systems?  Then this gig might be of interest.

In short, our agents global end client is looking for this resource to come in and support an aircraft flight sensor system that has a big data framework supporting it.  The resource they want would be engaged with customers in requirements and scope definition, monitoring, testing, and troubleshooting of the live system.  The system is primarily seen as a data connectivity solution so background in the same is of value.  You can see some aspects of the platform below.

So, if this sounds like you, APPLY TODAY!!!


(in order of desirability)

  • #1 - Operations Engineer w/ Scripting (Python, Perl, etc.); Big Data Solutions; Cloud exposure ideally w/ Azure; Automated testing exposure.

  • Production Support
  • Production Support -- Big Data Systems
  • Scripting languages and Command line tools
  • If not listed in resume, notate here ALL education details for candidate (institution, degree, year of graduation)

  • Cloud Computing
  • Java
  • Production Support -- High Availability
  • Production Support -- Disaster Recovery
  • Scripting Language -- Python
  • Scripting Language -- Perl
  • Scripting Language -- Groovy
  • Hadoop
  • Framework -- Spark
  • Scala
  • Cloud -- Microsoft Azure
  • Teradata
  • Automated testing
  • If the candidate is a sub-contract to you, are you o.k. with us paying you your markup separate and contracting directly with the candidates employer of record directly (Yes/No)? Put NA in comments if you are employer of record.
  • 1st Language English or equivalent (i.e. 8 years in US, AUS, Singapore, Europe, etc.)
  • Provide either (1) an online profile (LinkedIn URL, etc) or (2) a reference that you reported to. If providing reference, share name, company, phone, and email where email is from the domain of the company. If neither, put NA in comments.
  • Is candidate open to off shift (i.e. weekends, nights) as needed

  • What is your birthday (agent/client use it for personal ID -- only need month/day)
  • If you are not local, are you willing to relocate at your cost (no expense to us or agent/client)?
  • Ideal times for follow-up conversations by phone (i.e. after 5 p.m., 12-1, anytime, etc.)
  • Screens with candidate (phone and/or video) may be recorded to enable the overall selection process. Are you comfortable with that?
  • Skype ID of candidate (in case agent or client requests video call)

  • Status: x-Closed
  • Employment Type: Contract
  • Role: Big Data Support Engineer
  • Location: Seattle, WA.
  • Compensation: Up to $74.50/hr in a c2c/1099 structure. Limited W2 structure also possible but rate drops to $65.50/hr gross. We say gross as the limited w2 rate shown is before employer/employee taxes (not take home; take home would be lower as its after employee taxes which vary).
  • Payment Terms: Weekly invoice, NET 30 payment off invoice.
  • Expenses: Included in rate above
  • Positions: 1
  • Current pool: 0/9 (In Play/Submitted). Click HERE for summary view of candidates submitted so far.

    Last Update 04/02/19 21:44 PM. Tim Bauer. Client confirms they have a candidate in front of the hiring manager. So closing this out. We'll reopen this IF they come back and indicate that candidate fell through.. (full detail change log at bottom).
    Shortlist On 04/12/19
    Start On 04/29/19
    Duration Duration is estimated to be 11+ months.
    1st Post Date 01/04/19
    1st Screened by Amplified0
    Submitted to Client0
    Interviewed by Client0
    ClientShared after 1st Screen
    AgentShared after 1st Screen. Amplified is not the prime.
    Contact for Lead Tim Bauer
    Interview DetailsFace-to-face interview is required after phone screen. If not possible, let LEVERAGEncy know on submission if Skype or other options could work (or none).
    Work Authorizations Client is only considering candidates with work authorizations of: Any Type
    IndustryAerospace and Defense
    Opp Quality The overall rating for this lead is C. This is based on contract duration being 11, 1 opening(s), and 7+ competitors at our level or better. You can see a graphical ruberic of how these stats translate to a rating here.
    L Number3345
    LayersBetween Amplified and the End Client there are 1 layers. In addition, the end client prefers that Amplified limits the layers between Amplified and the Employer of Record of the candidate to 0.


    04/02/19 21:44 PM . Tim Bauer. Client confirms they have a candidate in front of the hiring manager. So closing this out. We'll reopen this IF they come back and indicate that candidate fell through.

    03/28/19 12:45 PM . Tim Bauer. Still going per agent. No change in pipeline since then from we can tell (overall).

    03/11/19 19:19 PM . Tim Bauer. Reopening this per end client. Hiring manager needs to fill ASAP. Could be a multi-year position (so submit only if you are open to a long term commitment).

    03/11/19 19:18 PM . Tim Bauer. Status changed to 1-Active

    02/07/19 14:59 PM . Tim Bauer. Move to hold per agent. Has enough submissions now. We'll reopen if that changes.

    01/31/19 14:40 PM . Tim Bauer. Still no movement (no new submissions) since last week. Continue.

    01/24/19 14:09 PM . Tim Bauer. No new submissions since last week. 2 screens though (on prior submissions) which were both tabled. So still open here.

    01/17/19 17:02 PM . Tim Bauer. 4 submitted since last update. 1 interview. So 3 or so in play.

    01/10/19 15:21 PM . Tim Bauer. Still going per agent. Call today to clarify requirement (might loosen some of the barriers on shortlisting)

    01/08/19 00:53 AM . Tim Bauer. Agent confirms client is pushing for options. Willing to just look at big data on any cloud at this point.

    01/08/19 00:52 AM . Tim Bauer. Shifted Azure specifically to nice to have. Added attribute to cloud generically as 'must have'.

    01/04/19 10:48 AM . Lead Created

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