Big Data Developer

The Workshop
Covent Garden
11 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
The Workshop is currently looking for a Big Data Developer to join our dynamic team in London. The ideal candidate will have an outstanding knowledge of fast moving and large volume data in multi-tiered data and analytics platform. The role involves design, development, implementation and support of a cutting edge real-time data platform, which includes including data streaming, data lake and a blazing fast analytics database.

We are in process of revamping our platform to store and process even more data at a higher velocity. We will be rebuilding large parts of the data platform with the latest set of technologies and techniques, it is an exciting time to join and we are looking for someone who is passionate, motivated, driven and up for the challenge.

What you’ll doDesign, develop and support the real time data platformConceptualize, evaluate and build proof of concepts on new models, tools and techniquesCollaborate, peer review, cross skill and share expertise with other team membersPerformance tuning of the system and work on new ways to increase efficiencyWhat you’ll bringExperience working with high velocity and high volume data, including good experience in handling relational, semi-structured and unstructured dataSolid experience with Kafka (HornetQ(JMS)/RabbitMQ nice to have)
  • Solid experience with SQL queries and database tuning
  • Strong knowledge of database design and development with previous experience in developing ETL processes, and multidimensional data multidimensional data modelsStrong understanding of both relational and multidimensional modelling principlesSolid understanding on Object Oriented Programming languages and must have a good experience in Java/ScalaProblem solving skills, willingness to take ownership and risks, and enthusiasm in the face of technical challengesExcellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work in a team environmentStrong communication skills
    Nice to have:

    Good experience with data process technologies like Oracle ODI, Informatica, Snap Logic, Talend, Apache SparkGood knowledge of Hadoop Cluster Architecture and hands on experience within Cloudera Hadoop ecosystemsKnowledge of Exasol Knowledge of any one of the scripting languages, such as Python, Shell Scripting or PERL What’s in it for youChallenging and fulfilling work at an innovative, global company that uses cutting-edge techGlobal work experience in an Agile environmentCompetitive salary and relocation packagesTeam building events, learning labs and extravagant corporate eventsOffice perks including gaming consoles, table tennis, pool table, darts, foosball, books and a kitchen full of coffee, fruit and even ice-cream.
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