Data Architect

Recruiter
Harnham Search & Selection
Location
London (Greater)
Posted
10 Sep 2018
Closes
18 Sep 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Data Architect Sports Media
Up to £100,000
Central London
Tech Environment: Spark, Python, AWS, Data Streaming

An international Sports Media Company in Central London are looking for a Data Architect to drive the strategy, development and architecture of their AWS and Spark based Data Platform. The platform has been in production for a couple of years and they are now looking to successfully incorporate streaming technologies to handle their uniquely aggressive spikes in usage at large scale due to the nature of their product. Your role will be to lead the tool selection and design of the platoform.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join one of the fastest growing companies in London, who have ambition to be an international household name in Sport.


THE COMPANY

The Sports Media Company have a unique product set to disrupt the industry internationally and are backed by investors famous for growing companies of their type. They are experiencing hyper growth and their technical team has doubled in size over the past year and is expecting similar growth again. They have a flat and open culture and have attracted some of the best professionals in their industry due to the nature of their work.


YOUR ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES Data Architect Spark, AWS, Python

As Data Architect you will:

Lead the design of an AWS based Data Streaming Solution for Data Science and analytics
Tackling massive scalability and spiking challenges
Incorporate new technology including Kafka
Drive quality code using Agile, TDD, Continuous Integration, etc.
Handson Development using Python
Working with Data Scientists to make sure they have the data they need for advanced analytics. Machine Learning, etc.


YOUR SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

To qualify for this role, you will need:

Experience working on data streaming technologies including Spark and tools like Kafka, Nifi, Flink, etc.
Experience dealing with extremely high volumes of data
Excellent programming experience, ideally in Python but Spark and Scala candidates will be considered
A passion for quality code and Agile programming principles
Experience leading a team is idea but not essential


THE BENEFITS

The opportunity to work with one of the best funded, fastest growing, and interesting tech companies in London
A basic salary of up to £100,000, depending on experience
The opportunity to work on a massive scale, with uniquely spikey data
The chance to be the future Head of Data Engineering at a rapidly growing business


HOW TO APPLY

To apply to this Data Architect role, please do so via this site. For more information contact Ross at Harnham.


KEYWORDS: Spark, Hadoop, Big Data, Lead Data Engineer, Harnham, AWS Advertised through Zoek f12d2b25fd364439a8cc18b0836e829c8

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