Big Data Developers (Hadoop / Spark / Apache) - Leeds

Syntax Consultancy Ltd
12 Apr 2018
20 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Big Data Developers (Hadoop / Spark / Apache)
3 Month Rolling Contract
to £500/day (Neg)

Big Data Developers needed with hands-on software development / coding experience in JavaScript or Python and Apache software tools (Hadoop, Spark, Hive, Kafka and Flume etc). 3 Month Rolling Contract with excellent scope for long-term contract renewals. Start urgently in March/April.


- Experience of `Big Data` projects relating to high-volume, complex and distributed data-sets.
- Developers with strong JavaScript, Python or Apache Software products (Hadoop, Spark, Hive, Hbase, Kafka, Flume, MapReduce, Oozie).
- Spark / AWS experience and Hadoop Architecture.
- Knowledge of platform management tools (Ansible / Puppet etc).
- Storage formats. Experience on AVRO format.
- Agile / Scrum methodologies and structured coding techniques.
- Advantageous Skills: Amazon Web Services (AWS), TDD/BDD, Docker, Splunk, DevOps and IT Consultancies domain experience.
- Further project-specific details to be provided at initial Telephone Interview.


- Please email through a copy of your current CV for consideration stating your work availability, rate expectations and a short paragraph explaining why you believe you are a strong match for this position.
- If your experience matches the job requirements you will be contacted by a member of the Syntax team who will run through the full details with you and be happy to answer any questions you may have.
- We do our very best to respond to all applications. However, due to high volumes of applications we regret it is not always possible to do this. Thank you for your understanding.


Syntax Consultancy Ltd is a leading independent IT and Tech recruitment specialist.

We offer over three decades of experience in providing outstanding talent into clients throughout the UK & Europe, including the IT Consultancy, Government, Education, NHS, Software and Retail markets.

We specialise in supplying high-end Contract / Interim and Permanent IT, Digital and Technical professionals who make an immediate, positive impact, including...

- Developers / Programmers
- Project Managers / Programme Managers / PMO / Planners
- Business Analysts
- IT Architects
- Database Administrators (DBAs)
- Testers / Test Managers
- IT Support / Infrastructure / Networking
- Business Intelligence (BI) / Data Warehousing
- Web / Digital / e-Commerce
- IT Managers / Head of IT

As Syntax we pride ourselves on providing an outstanding service to our candidates and clients. We aim to make the recruitment process as positive and hassle-free as possible, whatever the final outcome.

Syntax Consultancy Ltd operates as an Employment Business and Recruitment Agency. Please visit our website to view our latest career opportunities

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