Data Engineer - Spark / Scala / Amazon AWS (leader in Digital Media)

Recruiter
Evermore Global
Location
Central London, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
21 Aug 2019
Closes
31 Aug 2019
Ref
1212299664
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Data Engineer - Spark / Scala / Amazon AWS:

- London
- Contract
- Circa £600-£650+ per day (depending on exp)

Client and role for Data Engineer - Spark / Scala / Amazon AWS:

I'm currently helping a global, award winning, digital media organisation to hire a Data Engineer with AWS, Scala & Spark exposure. Our client are renowned for their content and their award winning digital products.

We're looking for someone who wants to help our client make evidence based decisions through data. You will be part of the team that evolves the Data Lake. The Data Lake is our clients long term repository of data where disparate data sets can be joined for deeper analysis, e.g. pageviews, ads data, contributions data, discussion data, identity data.

Recently, this team has been working alongside other teams on the Reader First strategy. The teams specific goal is to help the our client to better know and treat their readers with improved access to data. They have been working with the marketing department as well as the Data & Insight group to deliver this objective.

You will be a Data Engineer on the project and it will involve the following types of responsibilities and technologies:
  • Scala.
  • AWS' Elastic Map Reduce, on which we run Hadoop, Spark and Hive.
  • AWS Athena.
  • EC2.
  • Kinesis.
  • Cloudformation.
  • S3.
  • DynamoDB.
  • Play framework.

About You:

For this role you'll need to be an experienced data engineer with commercial experience of a mixture of the above skills, but also specifically experience with AWS, SPARK AND SCALA.

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