Big Data Engineer - Leeds

Big Data Engineer - Leeds

Job Title: Big Data Engineer - Leeds
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BDEPB2904_1556556143
Contact Name: Patrick Bradshaw
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 29, 2019 17:42

Job Description

Vacancy: Big Data Engineer
Salary: £35,000-£55,000
Location: Leeds

Due to rapid growth, a Big Data Engineer is required by a specilaised and innovative consultancy based out of Central Leeds, to join their growing team on a permanent basis.

As a client facing role, the Big Data Engineer will focus predominantly on using data and analytics to solve the clients operational issues. This will also include maintaining and building data pipelines and the infrastructure engineering required to allow the analytic products and projects.

The experience required of the Big Data Engineer will be:

-Must have Spark experience with ability to optimise for DFS (HDFS, ORC, HBase, Parquet)
-Knowledge of Hadoop ecosystem (i.e. Scoop, Hive, Kafka, Nifi)
-Python, Scala, and any OOP language (minimum of 2)
-Has worked and developed on large data sets using a NoSQL DB (HDFS, Casandra, MongoDB)
-Basic proficiency in Linux and cloud setups
-Populated git-hub is a massive plus
-Experience in visualisation tooling is beneficial (not essential)
-Degree or higher in from an accredited institution
-Minimum of 3 years of experience in a client facing role
-Minimum 5 years of experience in a data science / data analytics role

If you are passionate about technology and data, strive to continuosly learn new technology and provide the best service to customers, this could be an excellent opportunity to further your career and flourish in an environment with like minded people.

The Big Data Engineer should apply directly, and I will call you to discuss.

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