In this tutorial, you will learn how to configure a Sqoop job.

Note Only E-MapReduce products version V1.3.0 and higher support the Sqoop job type. Running a Sqoop job on lower cluster versions will fail, and errlog will report “Not supported” errors. For parameter details, refer to Data Transmission Sqoop.


  1. Log on to the Alibaba Cloud E-MapReduce console.
  2. At the top of the navigation bar, click Data Platform.
  3. In the Actions column, click Design Workflow of the specified project.
  4. On the left side of the Job Editing page, right-click on the folder you want to operate and select New Job.
  5. In the New Job dialog box, enter the job name and description.
  6. Select the Sqoop job type to create a Sqoop job. In E-MapReduce back-end, Sqoop job will submit through the following process:
    sqoop [args]
  7. Click OK.
    Note You can also create subfolder, rename folder, and delete folder by right-clicking on the folder.
  8. Complete the Content field with parameters subsequent to Sqoop commands.
  9. Click Save to complete Sqoop job definition.