Senior Data Engineer

The Associates Global Ltd
Covent Garden
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
The Associates are looking for Senior Java Developers to help us scale and grow our clients UK engineering team. The client is rated as one of the top companies to work for globally. They are growing rapidly, are in effect in start up mode but are backed by an international consulting company. The role is the perfect place for a highly skilled degree qualified Developer who has worked in large distributed systems, implementing algorithms and discovering new ways to leverage over 32 petabytes of data and 100 billion requests per month at lightning speeds.

You will help bring this vision to life by building systems that collect, process, and distribute enormous quantities of data. You’ll collaborate with other internationally distributed engineers to execute on a diverse range of projects. As a member of our UK team, you’ll gain direct training on one of the most important technology hubs in the world. You’ll also work with teams across the globe to help solidify the clients position as a worldwide leader in data connectivity.

The client requires you, as the Java Developer to take ownership and provide individual contribution within a collaborative environment. This is a role where you roll up your sleeves and start solving huge challenges as soon as you begin.

Your duties as a Java Developer / Data Engineer:

  • Design and implement algorithms to efficiently process, analyse, and serve massive data sets on a 1500+ node Hadoop cluster.
  • Build, operate, and optimise large distributed systems.
  • Embrace and introduce technology innovations to keep the business on the cutting edge of industry tools and best practices.
  • Push your teammates to become stronger engineers. They will do the same for you.
  • Take our engineering, business development and culture in a whole new direction during one of our four Hackweeks every year.
  • You are an ideal candidate if you:

  • Demonstrated deep technical capabilities writing and deploying production code.
  • Have a passion for building large scale, distributed systems and are comfortable writing high performance code.
  • Have a startup personality: smart, ethical, friendly, hard-working and productive.
  • Are a data enthusiast who wants to be surrounded by brilliant teammates and huge challenges.
  • We are looking for an exceptional candidate across education, ability to deliver beautiful code and the passion to work in a highly collaborative business. If this is you then I look forward to your application.

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