Learning Tree International - Instructors Instructor - Big Data in Alexandria, Virginia

Job Summary

Turn your technical expertise, on-the-job experience and great communications skills into a rewarding part-time teaching opportunity. We're expanding our Big Data Instructor force to meet the growing demand for our training programs.

Put your Big Data experience to use and explore opportunities to teach courses that cover:

  • Introduction to Big Data

  • Hadoop Programming with Java for Big Data Solutions

  • Hadoop Architecture & Administration for Big Data Solutions

  • Introduction to Data Science, Machine Learning & AI

  • Extracting Business Value from Big Data with Pig and Hive


  • Instruction of Learning Tree courses following the course outline

  • Assist, as requested, in the marketing of courses to prospective clients by providing technical information regarding course content and technical consulting in the area of client needs analysis

  • Communicate any resource/technical assistance requirements to the appropriate Learning Tree staff

  • Communicate, as required, with onsite client representatives prior to the class to identify any specific client needs, making suggestions for technical content modifications where required

  • Handle all attendee-related administrative matters satisfactorily, prior to, during, and immediately after course completion. Provide feedback to the proper department on any classroom events that may require immediate attention

  • Provide technical reviews of class events where content modification may be required prior to subsequent offerings

  • Conduct technical interviews to qualify new instructor candidates, and mentor new instructors during their candidacy process

  • Set up all required computer equipment for courses. Must be able to lift up to 40 pounds

Qualifications Required

  • Professional experience with Pig, Hive, Impala and Spark

  • Ability to clearly articulate the business benefits of Big Data during a vetting interview

  • Experience working with Unix/Linux operating systems

  • Professional experience of developing Big Data storage including HDFS and HBase

  • Professional experience of developing Big Data storage including HDFS, HBase, Neo4J, Cassandra, MongoDB, etc…

In Addition

  • Must demonstrate thorough technical and subject matter knowledge and experience through subject matter interviews, course audits, co-teach events and classroom instructor training

  • A four year college degree or higher is desired

  • Must have prior teaching experience

  • Must be available and willing to travel

We encourage people with disabilities and veteran status to apply. Learning Tree International is an AA/EEO/Veterans/Disabled Employer and participates in the E-Verify program.

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