Data Engineer

BAE Systems Applied Intelligence
11 Nov 2017
18 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
The Applied Intelligence division of BAE Systems delivers solutionswhich protect and enhance the connected world. Everything we do createsa safer future. We want to solve problems for our customers and by bringing togethergreat minds, we can work together to make the world a safer place.BAE Systems' Applied Intelligence division specialise in managing andexploiting data to reveal actionable intelligence. We use thiscapability to help government and commercial clients address risk,revenue or cost challenges.We are actively delivering innovation from genuinely "BigData", in all three dimensions of variety, velocity and volume. Wehave innovative and exciting projects in markets such as Health,Transport and Telco that will deliver major differences to the UKeconomy and wellbeing. We are therefore looking for genuine expertiseand engaging problem solvers to help us achieve this.Our Leeds office are looking for data engineers and data scientists witha strong track record working with exploratory data-centric solutions.Key Responsibilities: Completing tasks in conjunction with team members, architects, andSMEs, including: Creation and implementation of technical solutions based on big data technology. Providing technical expertise to support delivery and junior colleagues. Providing feedback for other team members. Communication with other team members, internal staff, and external clients. Building relationships with internal stakeholders.Required Skills and Experience:As well as proficiency in a general purpose programming language such asJava or Python, the typical background and skills required for this roleincludes experience of at least one of: Big Data development, including a variety of:- Technologies - Hadoop, MapReduce, HDFS- Tooling - Pig, Hive, Impala, Spark, Flume, Kafka- Distributions - Cloudera, Hortonworks, MapR Data analysis and model building using best in class tools (e.g. R,NumPy, Matlab) Exploratory data analysis (e.g. Cluster Analysis, Multilinear PCA) Enterprise Integration Patterns and their implementation (e.g. Apache Camel) Data visualisation (e.g. D3.js, Shiny) Dashboard development and design (e.g. Tableau, QlikView)Working in a research environment would be advantageous. #AI-DICE#LI-MA1 Security Clearance is required for this vacancy. If you are notcurrently Security Cleared, you will need to be eligible for this andwilling to go through the process. For more guidance on NationalSecurity Vetting please click here. About BAE Systems Applied Intelligence: We help nations, governments and businesses around the world defendthemselves against cyber crime, reduce their risk in the connectedworld, comply with regulation, and transform their operations. We dothis using our unique set of solutions, systems, experience andprocesses. Our success is down to our people. The changing nature of our businessmeans that we're constantly looking for the brightest talent to help usfulfil our ambitions. As an experienced professional, we'll entrust youwith responsibility; this means that you'll have client contact, varietyand support from day one. We'll encourage and support you to develop your skills and reward youas you grow. Whatever your area of expertise, you'll be much more thanjust a job title; you'll be an integral part of the business where yourindividual contribution makes a difference every day. Great mindsdeserve great rewards, so we also offer a very competitive salary andbenefits package. Diversity and inclusion are integral to the success of BAE SystemsApplied Intelligence. Staying competitive in today's global marketplacerequires an organisational culture where employees with varyingperspectives, skills, life experiences and backgrounds - the best andbrightest minds - can work together to achieve excellence and realiseindividual and organisational potential. We also welcome discussionsabout flexible working. Division Overview: Global Engineering At BAE we are passionate about technology and we're world renowned forbeing hugely innovative. Our Applied Intelligence division is a rapidlygrowing part of the BAE group. Our goal is to help our customers defendtheir businesses. That doesn't just mean security; many of our customersknow us for being great at Digital Transformation and we often findourselves working with major household names like Sony, Virgin Media,EE, Vodafone and Three to name a few. It's not just the public sectoreither. We do a lot to help private sector organisations, and we'reproud of the way that we help our nation. Our customers are as varied asthe technology that you'll be working with. With such a variety of work,we're focussing on making sure that we build great teams, using theright tools, in the right way. Help us secure a connected world by being an unseen hero. Apply now andbe inspired. - provided by Dice APACHE, BIG DATA, CLOUDERA, CLUSTER ANALYSIS, DATA ANALYSIS, HADOOP, JAVA, MAPREDUCE, MAPREDUCE, MATLAB, PYTHON, QLIKVIEW, VELOCITY