Big Data Engineer

Job Title: Big Data Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London, England
Salary: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 70628-ITENG-REF_1511889893
Contact Name: Rebecca Fagan
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 28, 2017 17:24

Job Description

Big Data Engineer - 6-month contract - London - £500p/d

Leading Global provider of information solutions that builds innovative platforms and smart content solutions needs a Big Data Engineer for a 6-month contract role

The Role;

Working within a fast-growing agile team in their London and Oxford offices to help design and build a platform for analysing content and extracting copyright and compliance data for a publishing company.

To secure this Big Data Engineer contract you will need:

*Experience of big data and technologies such as Spark, Scala and the Hadoop
*The ability to build cloud based solutions using modern technologies
*The ability to expose those solutions using APIs so that other applications can make use of them
*Knowledge of techniques such as test-driven development, pair programming and continuous delivery
*A collaborative style that will enable you to work with Product Managers to translate ideas into high quality software solutions
*Developed on the JVM using Scala and possibly other JVM languages, knowledge of Python or R is a bonus
*Experience with Spark, or the Hadoop ecosystem and similar frameworks
*Familiarity with tools such as AWS, Mesos or Docker and an instinct for automation
*Agile experience with Scrum/Kanban/XP