Data Engineer / Developer - Spark, Python, TDD/BDD - Manchester

Recruiter
People Source Consulting Limited
Location
Manchester
Salary
£65k - £75k pa + bonus + benefits
Posted
18 Mar 2017
Closes
17 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
* Python / Scala
* Spark
* Big Data platform creation

Data Engineer with skills in Python or Scala, Spark and TDD / BDD required for a large data science company in Manchester. This is an extremely exciting program of work to create a new big data platform.

The role will involve the design and development of data technology, being the focal point for new technology architecture, and leading the way with open source tools in the Hadoop and Spark environment.

You'll provide lead developer and architect skills, very much being the driver for the Python / Scala environment they are creating.

You'll be part of a large project that is moving from their old proprietary systems to open source, creating the next generation data platform.

They are putting together a team of experienced developers, mainly based around Python, Java, JVM, C and Scala technologies.
Other techs include: C / C++, Containerisation (Docker) and Kubernetes.

To be suitable, you must understand the need for different technologies, with solid Python skills you must also have an understanding of Spark, Hadoop and ideally Scala language skills.

Any experience in cloud tech (MS AZure, AWS, Google Cloud) would be an advantage.

This is a role for someone who is comfortable working at a senior level, developing solutions for clients, conducting code reviews, writing automated tests and working in continuous delivery.

It's based in central Manchester with easy commuting links.

You will receive 25 days leave, a good bonus scheme and a flexible benefits package. On the last Friday of the month the whole company finish at 2pm, and 4pm on all other Fridays.

Other benefits include:
Flexible working hours, a casual dress culture, subsidised masseuse and osteopath (Visits office weekly), Travel and Parking Season Ticket Loan, Fruity Wednesdays, your birthday off, free use of company gym and critical illness cover.

If you are suitable please apply now for an introductory conversation.

People Source Consulting Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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