Cloud-Based Data Engineer

Microtech Global Ltd
Covent Garden
30 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Our Client is a direct-to-consumer genetic service company. it is based in Central London and made up of multi-disciplinary teams, integrating innovative solutions to provide tailored services to its customers.

They are looking to get a Cloud-based data engineer on board with experience in deploying highly scalable cloud-based solutions for data collection and communication with a mobile app.

Responsibilities & Functions:

·Acting as cloud-based data engineer-cloud service deployment and management

·Design and execute API's for the mobile App team

·Design and write high transactional and secure code

·Being conversant with security principles as they relate to IT technology and networking

·Provide support, share experiences and expert opinions with the teams

·Be dedicated and responsible for protecting the confidential matters, intellectual properties, and trade-secrets of the company

Person Specification:

·BSc qualification in computer sciences or related fields

·Proven hands-on industrial and commercial experience in cloud platforms, such as Amazon Web Service (AWS), Google Cloud platform and Microsoft Azure

·Experience in building cloud-based data warehouse system

·Demonstrated capability to deliver successful products and services

·Passionate about bringing new consumer technologies

·Ability to multi task and good time management skills

·Ability to work on their own and as a part of the team

·Excellent scoping, estimation, and testing/QA skills

·Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)

Essential Skills:

·Strong understanding and experience with cloud services such as AWS

·5+ years programming experience in JavaScript, Java, Python or node.js

·Web services and APIs for iOS and Android

·Experience with NodeJS and MongoDB

·Experienced service oriented application development

·Object oriented programming

·Excellent debugging and optimisation skills


·Knowledge and experience of SQLite, MySQL, or similar database management system

·Experience with MapReduce processing systems like Hadoop or Spark

·Successful experience in mobile app development

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