Jun 11, 2014

What are the career options for Hadoop ?

What are the possible job opportunities for hadoop professionals. I mean if I have learnt hadoop how should I proceed further? Companies who recruit hadoop professionals ?


Big Data and Hadoop skill could mean the difference between having your dream career and getting left behind. Dice has  quoted, “Technology professionals should be volunteering for Big Data projects, which makes them more valuable to their current employer and more marketable to other employers.”

Career with Hadoop:

According to 90 executives who participated in the ‘The Big Data Executive Survey 2013’ conducted by NewVantage Partners LLC, supported by the Fortune 1000 senior Business & Technology executives, 90% of the organizations surveyed are already doing something with Big Data.

For detail: Why You Learn Hadoop?

You can read more from the original source: http://www.edureka.co/blog/5-reasons-to-learn-hadoop/

Do check out the exclusive group on LinkedIn : " BIG DATA WITH BIG CAREER OPPORTUNITIES "


Covers all the latest blogs, enhancements, trending discussions, Job opportunities and Free Webinars in BIG DATA domain. 


You can check the group here : https://www.linkedin.com/groups/Big-Data-Big-Career-Opportunities-674915...


Thank you Brendon and Jim. I went through the links you shared , I had one more query, Are there any good institutes where I can get any Big data course like Hadoop, I prefer to do the course online.


There are multiple job Oppurtunities if you are a hadoop professional , here are some specific careers that these skills are being put to use for : Database management adminstrator, Data architect, Data scientist, System engineer or you may be app developer.


You can find the complete analysis here as well : Fat Pay checks awaits hadoop experts


You might want to check out SimplyHired, Dice and some of the other job sites for Hadoop listings in your area. That will give you an idea of what jobs are available, what the job requirements are, and which companies are hiring locally for them.

Here's a link to the general Hadoop listing on SimplyHired:


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