Fresh Gravity is hiring a

Consultant/Sr. Consultant - Spark Scala Developer

Raleigh, United States

About Fresh Gravity:

Founded in 2015 and rapidly expanding, Fresh Gravity ( is a business and technology consulting company at the cutting-edge of digital transformation. We drive digital success for our clients by helping them adopt transformative technologies that make them nimble, adaptive and responsive to their rapidly-changing business needs. Our unparalleled digital transformation expertise combines business strategy prowess with digital technologies know-how. Our expertise includes Data Management, Artificial Intelligence, Data Science & Analytics, and API Management & Integration.

In a short time, we have crafted an exceptional team who have delivered impactful projects for some of the largest corporations in the world. We are on a mission to solve the most complex business problems for our clients using the most exciting new technologies. And we are looking for top talent to join us in our quest.

Fresh Gravity’s team members are authorities in their field, but know how to have fun, too. We’re building an inspiring, open organization you’ll take pride in. We challenge ourselves to grow – every day. We create value for our clients and partners – every day. We promise rich opportunities for you to succeed, to shine, to exceed even your own expectations.

We are thoughtful. We are engaged. We are relentless. We are Fresh Gravity.

Fresh Gravity is an equal opportunity employer.

We are looking for a Software Engineer with experience in Spark and Scala development. You will be responsible for building generic data pipelines and frameworks for an enterprise data management platform, either as an individual contributor or as part of a larger project team. Besides experience with Spark and Scala, you are expected to bring strong experience in other emerging and cutting-edge technologies such as Java/Python, REST, JSON, NoSQL databases, relational databases and Hadoop.


  • A minimum of 5-7 years of IT experience with at least 3 years hands on experience in Scala
  • Proficiency in technical development and implementation of Spark Scala solutions
  • Data pipeline using Spark Scala
  • Load disparate data sets by leveraging Kafka consumers
  • Ability to utilize Hive, Spark, Cassandra, Mesos and Kafka
  • Experience with AWS components and services, particularly EMR, S3, and Lambda
  • Good understanding of file formats including JSON, Parquet, Avro, and others
  • Strong development skills around Hadoop, Spark, MapReduce, and Hive
  • Strong understanding of Hadoop internals
  • Experience with open source NoSQL technologies such as Cassandra
  • Experience with messaging and complex event-processing systems such as Kafka and Storm
  • Familiarity with Big data and Data lake concepts is preferred
  • Excellent communication, organizational and interpersonal skills required.

Nature of Engagement

  • Full time preferred, but willing to consider Contract or Contract-to-Hire options
  • Start date: As soon as possible
  • Must be based in Raleigh, NC
  • Ideal candidate is also able and willing to travel to other project locations should the need arise (as of now, there is no need to travel)


In addition to a competitive package, we promise rich opportunities for you to succeed, to shine, to exceed even your own expectations. In keeping with Fresh Gravity’s challenger ethos, we have developed the 5Dimensions (5D) benefits program. This program recognizes the multiple dimensions within each of us and seek to provide opportunities for deep development across these dimensions. Enrich Myself; Enhance My Client; Build my Company, Nurture My Family; and Better Humanity.

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