Big Data Engineer | Retail | AWS

Recruiter
Harnham
Location
London
Salary
£40k - £65k pa + bonus and benefits
Posted
09 Feb 2017
Closes
09 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Big Data Engineers | AWS | Multiple Roles!

- Hadoop, Spark, Kinesis, EMR, ElasticSearch

£40,000 to £65,000 plus bonus & benefits

As Big Data Engineer, you'll be joining one of the UK's leading retailers, known for being comfortably the most cutting edge technology company in their sector.

In 2016, they invested heavily in digital transformation, including a large-scale migration to the cloud (AWS). This is set to continue into 2017 with massive funding for one of the UK's biggest Big Data projects, set to reach petabyte scale.

Alongside some of the best Data Scientists in the industry, you'll help to develop a high performance & highly scalable Big Data platform to enable a variety of new analytics use cases, including sentiment/social media analytics, data streaming & geospatial analytics.

THE TECH YOU'LL BE WORKING WITH

- One of the biggest AWS analytics platforms in the country
- A number of Big Data tools, including both batch & stream processing (e.g. Kinesis, Kafka, Spark)
- One of Scala, Java & Python
- Sentiment analysis tools like Elasticsearch
- Any other tech that you think could be useful!

YOUR BACKGROUND

- Strong software engineering/programming skills, preferably with Scala but Java or Python are fine
- Experience developing a production level Big Data platform - AWS would be great but Cloudera/Hortonworks or similar are fine too
- A background using a number of ETL tools, preferably both batch & streaming
- Any experience with analytics/data science would be really useful but not necessary

THE BENEFITS

- The opportunity to join a rapidly growing team with huge prospects for 2017
- The chance to be trained in new tech, e.g. Scala, data streaming
- £40,000 to £65,000 + annual bonus + other benefits

HOW TO APPLY
Click the 'Apply' link on this page!
However, if you don't think this is the one for you, Harnham are working on a broad spectrum of roles in the busiest Big Data market ever - get in touch with Jethro Willett

KEYWORDS
Big Data Engineer, Hadoop, Spark streaming, Kafka, Flink, Beam, Storm, Flume, Scala, Python, Java, London