Big Data Engineer

Rullion Niche
United Kingdom
£80k - £85k pa
29 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
One of the most popular international brands is looking for a passionate Big Data Engineer who will join their Big Data Team on a permanent basis to head up a range of 'greenfield' projects leading the brand towards a new era of development. It is an exciting opportunity for highly experienced and passionate data enthusiasts who seek a challenge and want to show off their expertise. My client is looking for skilled individuals with: - Expert level experience of Hadoop ecosystem (Spark, Hive/Impala, HBase, Yarn) - Substantial experience with performance tuning applications on Hadoop - Experience building systems for real time data processing in Spark Streaming and Kafka, or similar - Experience with SCM, build tools, TDD/BDD, continuous delivery, unit testing and agile practises - Strong software development experience in Scala and Python, other languages desirable - Experience with columnar data formats - Experience with Unix-based systems (bash programming) Experience in Cloudera, Solr/ElasticSearch, Flink and Flume is desirable. What the company has to offer in exchange for those skills? An excellent package consisting of: -basic pay of £80,000 -very attractive bonus (performance-related) -flexible working -very attractive pension scheme -28 days holiday -life insurance for the candidate and their partner -childcare vouchers, summer holidays, discounts on company's products -opportunities to progress Our client welcomes applicants from European Union countries and is happy to help with relocation. An opportunity like this comes along once in a lifetime. Will you take it?
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