Big Data engineer

Location: London, England Salary:
Sector: IT Type: contract

You have the opportunity to join a leading bank as a Big Data Engineer. To ensure and enable the banks software to meet the acceptance and success criteria. You will work with architects/BA to build data component on the Big data environment.

Your Big Data skills would allow you to define and contribute to many aspects of the banks collaborative Agile development process such as Software design, java development, automated testing of new and existing components in an Agile, DevOps and dynamic environment.

Being able to demonstrate production experience with Hadoop/Spark and some decent exposure to Google cloud is key. Just having some POC or short test project is not enough. It's important that the candidate is looking to be a hands on engineer and less a team lead / architect, though that experience is also useful.

Previous Big Data experience as well as possible Google Technologies will help with Refactoring the current technology stack and architecture from on premise Hadoop, to Google Cloud Platform

Your Big Data background will mean that you have experience with dealing with (Apache Hadoop, Scala, Apache Spark, Spark streaming, YARN, Kafka, Hive, HBase, Presto, Python, ETL frameworks, MapReduce, SQL, RESTful services) as well as having Sound knowledge on working Unix/Linux Platform

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