Lead Big Data Engineer

Recruiter
Location
Oxford
Salary
£70000 - £76000 per annum + Bonus
Posted
18 May 2017
Closes
15 Jun 2017
Ref
1162874/001
Contact
Paul McGuinness
Discipline
Software
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A Lead Big Data Engineer is required to join an innovative global technology company who are doing great things with Big Data.



Role: Lead Big Data Engineer

As Big Data Engineer you will:



+ Lead a fast-growing agile team
+ Design and build a platform for analyzing content and extracting data

+ Devise and implement a modern approach to data mining



Experience:



+ Experience of building cloud-based solutions using Big Data technologies such as Spark, Scala and Hadoop
+ The ability to expose those solutions using APIs so that other applications can make use of them
+ Experience of building pipelines to load data into a Data Lake
+ Experience of other programming languages such as Java and R
+ Experience with tools such as AWS (EC2, S3 etc.), Mesos or Docker and an instinct for automation
+ An understanding of the operational considerations which need to be considered when building production software for industry
+ Experience building software with 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
+ The ability to lead a team in an agile environment and experience of SCRUM/Kanban