Sr. Big data engineer

Job Title: Sr. Big data engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Brussels, Belgium
Salary: car fuel card laptop
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 71218-ITBEL-CHF_1523965009
Contact Name: Chiara Floreanini
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 17, 2018 12:36

Job Description

On behalf of our client, leader in data governance, we are currently looking for an experienced data engineer who will be building exciting new features, together with the rest of the team members (fellow developers, QA engineers, a UX expert and a product manager).

What you will be doing:

- Formulate and suggest new ideas and features to the team to further improve our products
- Collaborate on technical solutions with fellow team members
- Track progress while keeping a fully working product at all times
- Together with the other developers in your team, you'll implement the new functionalities with a passion for quality. You'll then review the code changes from your peers before they go into the main line in Git
- Interact closely with the QA engineers to make sure you write the necessary tests and they can give you feedback early in the process
- Report on your progress by updating the status of the Jira issues

What are the skills that you need:

- You are a software engineer with a passion for quality, good design and clean code
- You are strong in Java and Scala enterprise software development
- You know your way around the big data stacks and you are comfortable writing code for distributed computation
- Technologies like Hadoop, Spark, Hive, MapReduce, YARN, … have no secrets for you
- You are comfortable dealing with large volumes of data so scalability is one of your main priorities
- You have broad interest in data related technologies, including the modern cloud services like AWS EMR, Lambda, Glue, Google BigTable, Azure …
- You have a good understanding of machine learning and artificial intelligence (ML/AI) concepts.
- You're fully capable of working in English
- You are disciplined, flexible and willing to learn and improve

Are you interested by this opportunity? Then do not hesitate to apply!