Big Data Engineer

Recruiter
Harnham
Location
Farringdon
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
11 Feb 2018
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

As a Big Data Engineer, you will be responsible for developing a Hadoop eco-system on a Hortonworks environment on behalf of a technology consultancy for a leading UK bank.

THE COMPANY:

This company are a leading technology consultancy and are currently working with one of the UK's major banks. They are helping them improve the way they interact with their customers, helping them with a digital transformation project. This requires a Big Data Engineer to develop the Hadoop platform which will go into production.

THE ROLE:

As a Big Data Engineer, you are required to build a proof of concept for a Hadoop platform in a Hortonworks environment. The firm are looking to implement an Apache Spark database within the next 6-months. The role requires a Big Data Engineer who has experience building NoSQL products used for data storage. Ideally, the Engineer will have expertise with Scala, but Python would be a good alternative.

YOUR SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

The ideal Big Data Engineer will have:

  • Greenfield experience working in a Hortonworks environment
  • Previously built a Spark platform
  • Expertise programming in Scala
  • Worked using NoSQL databases such as Cassandra

HOW TO APPLY:

Please register your interest by sending your CV via the Apply link on this page.