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Working As A Hadoop Administrator

  • Interacting With Computers
  • Getting Information
  • Identifying Objects, Actions, and Events
  • Making Decisions and Solving Problems
  • Communicating with Supervisors, Peers, or Subordinates
  • Mostly Sitting

  • Repetitive

  • $92,671

    Average Salary

What Does A Hadoop Administrator Do

Computer networks are critical parts of almost every organization. Network and computer systems administrators are responsible for the day-to-day operation of these networks. They organize, install, and support an organization’s computer systems, including local area networks (LANs), wide area networks (WANs), network segments, intranets, and other data communication systems.

Duties

Network and computer systems administrators typically do the following:

  • Determine an organization’s network and computer system needs before setting one up
  • Install all network hardware and software and make needed upgrades and repairs
  • Maintain network and computer system security and ensure that all systems are operating correctly
  • Collect data in order to evaluate and optimize network or system performance
  • Add users to a network and assign and update security permissions on the network
  • Train users in the proper use of hardware and software
  • Interpret and solve problems when a user or an automated monitoring system alerts them that one exists

Administrators manage an organization’s servers and desktop and mobile equipment. They ensure that email and data storage networks work properly. They also make sure that employees’ workstations are working efficiently and stay connected to the central computer network. Some administrators manage telecommunication networks.

In some cases, administrators help network architects design and analyze network models. They also participate in decisions about buying future hardware or software to upgrade their organization’s network. Some administrators provide technical support to computer users, and they also may supervise computer support specialists who help solve users’ problems.

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How To Become A Hadoop Administrator

Most employers require network and computer systems administrators to have a bachelor’s degree in a field related to computer or information science. Others may require only a postsecondary certificate.

Education

Although some employers require only a postsecondary certificate, most require a bachelor’s degree in a field related to computer or information science. There are degree programs that focus on computer network and system administration. However, because administrators work with computer hardware and equipment, a degree in computer engineering or electrical engineering usually is acceptable as well. Programs in these fields usually include classes in computer programming, networking, or systems design.

Because network technology is continually changing, administrators need to keep up with the latest developments. Many continue to take courses throughout their careers and attend information technology (IT) conferences to keep up with the latest technology. Some businesses require that an administrator get a master’s degree.

Licenses, Certifications, and Registrations

Certification programs are generally offered directly from vendors or from vendor-neutral certification providers. Certification validates knowledge and best practices required from network and computer systems administrators. Companies may require their network and computer systems administrators to be certified in the product they use. Microsoft and Cisco offer some of the most common certifications.

Other Experience

To gain practical experience, many network administrators participate in internship programs while in school.

Advancement

Network administrators can advance to become computer network architects. They can also advance to managerial jobs in information technology (IT) departments, such as computer and information systems managers.

Important Qualities

Analytical skills. Administrators need analytical skills to evaluate network and system performance and determine how changes in the environment will affect them.

Communication skills. Administrators must be able to describe problems and their solutions to non-IT workers.

Computer skills. Administrators oversee the connections of many different types of computer equipment and must ensure that they all work together properly.

Multitasking skills. Administrators may have to work on many problems and tasks at the same time.

Problem-solving skills. Administrators must be able to quickly resolve any problems that arise with computer networks.

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Hadoop Administrator Demographics

Gender

Male

74.2%

Female

19.2%

Unknown

6.6%
Ethnicity

White

38.1%

Asian

34.4%

Hispanic or Latino

10.2%

Black or African American

8.7%

Unknown

8.6%
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Hadoop Administrator Education

Schools

Northwestern Polytechnic University

13.0%

University of Central Missouri

8.7%

Texas Tech University

8.7%

Saint Joseph's University

4.3%

Felician College

4.3%

University of Denver

4.3%

Neumont University

4.3%

Oklahoma City University

4.3%

Oklahoma State University

4.3%

University of Toledo

4.3%

Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis

4.3%

Widener University

4.3%

Fairleigh Dickinson University

4.3%

University of Florida

4.3%

Florida State University

4.3%

New Jersey Institute of Technology

4.3%

Central Piedmont Community College

4.3%

San Jose State University

4.3%

More Tech Institute

4.3%
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Majors

Computer Science

38.2%

Electrical Engineering

15.7%

Information Technology

10.1%

Electrical Engineering Technology

5.6%

Computer Applications

4.5%

Computer Engineering

4.5%

Engineering

3.4%

Systems Engineering

2.2%

Computer Information Systems

2.2%

Mathematics

2.2%

Management

1.1%

Computational Science

1.1%

Management Information Systems

1.1%

Mechanical Engineering

1.1%

Computer Technical Support

1.1%

Statistics

1.1%

Educational Assessment, Evaluation, And Research

1.1%

Electrical And Power Transmission Installers

1.1%

Computer Networking

1.1%

Graphic Design

1.1%
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Degrees

Bachelors

64.8%

Masters

29.7%

Other

2.2%

Certificate

2.2%

Associate

1.1%
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Real Hadoop Administrator Salaries

Job Title Company Location Start Date Salary
Hadoop Administrator Bittorrent, Inc. San Francisco, CA Apr 11, 2016 $165,640
Hadoop Administrator Bittorrent, Inc. San Francisco, CA Nov 04, 2013 $160,000
Hadoop Administrator Bittorrent, Inc. San Francisco, CA Nov 30, 2016 $150,000 -
$160,000
Hadoop Administrator Asap Solutions Group Duluth, GA May 14, 2014 $146,090
Senior Hadoop Administrator SONY Interactive Entertainment Network America LLC San Diego, CA Dec 19, 2016 $145,000
Senior Hadoop Administrator SONY Interactive Entertainment Network America LLC San Diego, CA Nov 14, 2016 $145,000
Hadoop Administrator Vsion Technologies, Inc. Cedar Park, TX Jan 09, 2016 $141,120
Hadoop Admin Artech Information Systems LLC Reston, VA Jan 02, 2016 $140,400
Hadoop Adminstrator Data Insights Phoenix, AZ Sep 12, 2014 $140,000
Hadoop Administrator General Electric Company San Ramon, CA Apr 01, 2015 $135,000 -
$145,000
Hadoop Administrator Solar Turbines Incorporated San Diego, CA Mar 21, 2016 $105,000
Hadoop Administrator Cloudwick Technologies Inc. Mountain View, CA Jan 10, 2016 $102,149 -
$124,675
Hadoop Administrator Cloudwick Technologies Inc. Richardson, TX Dec 30, 2015 $98,883 -
$115,794
Hadoop Administrator Groupon, Inc. Palo Alto, CA Nov 16, 2015 $95,000 -
$160,000
Senior Hadoop Administrator Groupon, Inc. Palo Alto, CA Mar 16, 2015 $94,000 -
$196,790
Hadoop Administrator Fintech Consulting LLC Edison, NJ Sep 18, 2015 $93,025
Hadoop Administrator Fintech Consulting LLC Edison, NJ Apr 06, 2015 $93,025
Hadoop Administrator/Aws-Dev OPS Engineer SRK Systems Inc. Naperville, IL Oct 06, 2016 $90,162
Hadoop Administrator Cloudwick Technologies Inc. Newark, CA Aug 18, 2016 $79,498 -
$100,360
Hadoop Administrator Cloudwick Technologies Inc. Pleasanton, CA Aug 18, 2016 $79,498 -
$100,360

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Top Skills for A Hadoop Administrator

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  1. Hadoop
  2. Hadoop Hdfs
  3. Sqoop
You can check out examples of real life uses of top skills on resumes here:
  • Provided technical assistance for configuration, administration and monitoring of Hadoop clusters.
  • Involved in extracting the data from various sources into Hadoop HDFS for processing.
  • Developed entire data transfer model using Sqoop framework.
  • Implemented strategy to upgrade entire cluster nodes OS from RHEL5 to RHEL6 and ensured cluster remains up and running.
  • Configured the HBASE REST server and also monitoring it by starting and stopping as required.

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