Software Engineer II (Java - Big Data Engineer)

Lexis Nexis
United Kingdom
?35,000 - ?42,000
26 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Overview Are you a Java Developer used to working in a dynamic, fast paced and ever evolving environment and looking to cross train into the world of Big Data? Here at LexisNexis we work with big data, geospatial data, and Java web technologies. Bringing these together so that we can provide more answers to more clients about the perils their properties face. As we implement new customers on our big data solution (HPCC), we need someone who can help us integrate these with our existing Java technology. We're looking for someone who loves technology - big data, threading, performance, highly available and scalable systems, where you will be given responsibility, and authority, for delivering this to our product. We offer an agile development methodology, working in sprints to deliver functionality to the product. In this role we expect you to bring knowledge of how to work with data, to query it quickly and simply and to integrate this with our Spring based Java applications. We will provide an environment that will allow you to learn big data (HPCC) and geospatial principles and to put them into immediate practice, as well as continuing to further your learning of Java. Responsibilities - Learning our big data system HPCC - Working with business team to understand requirements - Design the solution as part of a team - Contribute to the agile workflow - Responsible for code from development through to production Qualification - Background of development experience - Degree in computer science or related degree or equivalent experience - Experience with at least 2 of the following: o Experience working with RDBMS o Java 8 o Spring (Security, MVC) o Web Services (SOAP, RESTful) - A drive to learn and see things done We're a superb company to work for, with great people, great benefits (including 27.5 days annual holiday and 10 Bank/Hols, health cover, pension and share scheme), world class technology, market leading products, a culture of innovation and collaboration, and superb career prospects. LexisNexis® has been managing sensitive data for more than 40 years, supporting 80 percent of the Fortune 500 companies and we currently do business with 8 of the world's top 10 banks. We also have customers in more than 100 countries worldwide, providing them access to 45 billion total records from 10,000+ different sources, that are all processed through our unique HPCC Systems at over 90 million transactions per hour LexisNexis is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications regardless of sex, marital status, ethnic origin, disability, religion, sexual orientation or age
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