Currently working as a Java Developer and want to work on more data heavy projects? Ever thought about learning and potentially cross training into functional programming.
Make this your chance to make the move into Data Engineering utilising Scala and Spark!
This position has come about due to growth and we need additional heads to help automate as many tasks for this busy company, as you get to grips with learning new languages such as Spark and Scala to work in a Data heavy environment.
You will be given the opportunity to learn by both doing and mentoring, looking at how to get the most out of their AWS set up using clusters and networks to do the heavy lifting for you!
As a Java Developer you will be expected to take care in writing well crafted code, that is maintainable, testable and clean.
To succeed as Java Developer you will:
- Adapt - First and foremost you must be open to expanding your skills to not just be a Java Developer moving forward, being open to learn new languages such as Scala and Spark.
- Bring your advanced problem solving knowledge - This position is all about problem solving, we are looking for someone who is capable of implementing new algorithms to solve problems looking at the larger picture and using your experience to troubleshoot code and find the best solution.
- Understand basic Data Structures - As above this role will need you to make the move into a more Data Engineering position, so we expect you to already have some understanding around Data structures including things like Hash maps, stacks and link lists.
- Code with thought - As a Java Developer you will take pride in your work, always thinking about how to make code simple following principles such as SOLID to ensure the simplest code possible!
You'll work as part of this growing start up that are one of very few Google Certified Providers of Location in the World, they collect millions of points of data on a daily basis and need to be able to make sure this data can be capitalised on, helping companies bring in targeted marketing campaigns based on location data.
This role will definitely not be easy, you will learn new development languages in data heavy environments.
Do you want to learn new functional languages of the future?
Begin the rest of your career by applying now.
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