Databricks Administrator/Architect (Python/Java is Must)

Contractual | 6 months | Databricks, BI, Redshift, ETL
Foster City, CA, California, USA
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Currently, we are looking for talented resources for one of our listed clients. If interested please reply to me with your updated resume or feel free to reach out to me for more details at (949) 340-2867

Title: Databricks Administrator 
Location: Foster City, California, 94404
Duration: 6 months

Job Description:

  • We are looking for a Databricks administrator who will be responsible for administering and maintaining different workspaces on Databricks having to run Databricks on AWS.
  • They’d be responsible for running databricks at a workspace and account level.


  • Hands-on administration experience with setting up the Databricks environment, administering, configuring, and installing libraries on the instance.
  • Advise on architecture and scaling for Databricks environments.
  • Hands-on experience with workspaces, Unity Catalog, audit logs, and managing workspace users and groups including single sign-on, provisioning, access control, and workspace storage.
  • Experience managing tenants including workspace creation, user management, cloud resources, and account usage monitoring.
  • Experience managing clusters and jobs, policies, templates, and pool configuration options.
  • Experience as the Databricks account owner, AWS accounts, and high-level usage monitoring.
  • Experience with Databricks security and privacy setup.
  • Experience managing storage account access across a large user base.
  • Monitor and manage auto-scaling to ensure resources are allocated efficiently.
  • Experience optimizing usage for performance, monitoring cluster health checks, and cost preferred.
  • Collaborate with data scientists, analysts, and other stakeholders to understand and deliver data solutions.
  • Experience with marketplace plugins and integration with other tools.
  • Experience troubleshooting end-user and platform-level issues.
  • Document and maintain Databricks best practices and standards.
  • Experience with Hadoop and EMR administration.


  • 5+ years of experience working as Databricks administrator/architect.
  • Strong fluency with Python or Java.
  • Must have experience with unity catalog migration.
  • Advanced understanding of SQL to extract data from the databases.
  • Experience with Amazon Web Services(AWS). 

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