Position : Big Data Engineer (AWS / Java / Kafka)
Location : London
Salary : £600 per day – 6 months contract
We am currently on the look-out for a Big Data Engineer (AWS / Java / Kafka) to join a leading Marketing and Advertising agency based in Central London, close to Paddington station.
As the Big Data Engineer (AWS / Java / Kafka) in this team, you will participate in the design, development, implementation and testing of large-scale, distributed software applications, systems and services.
You will work side-by-side with other talented engineers and developers in a team-oriented, Agile software engineering environment.
Previous position as a Software Engineer is essential.
• Passion for writing code and learning new disciplines
• Value for continual learning
• Own delivery of features from top to bottom, from concept to code to production
• Work closely with product owners to shape and deliver features to customers
• 5+ years of programming experience with Scala, Python or Java
• Experience in engineering data pipelines using Big Data technologies such as Spark, Kafka, Hadoop, Storm, etc. on large scale unstructured data sets
• Experience working with RESTful APIs and web services
• Conceptual understanding of modern software engineering patterns, including those used in highly scalable, distributed, and resilient systems
• Experience developing and delivering systems on at least one major public cloud platform: AWS, Azure, GCP or similar
• Desirable skills for the Big Data Engineer include :
• BS in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, or a related field would be of great value
• Experience working with AWS Lambda
• Experience developing microservices-based architectures, including distributed messaging patterns
What’s in it for the Big Data Engineer (AWS / Java / Kafka)?
• Competitive contract day rate
• Agile environment working with some of the most talented Big Data enthusiasts in the world
• A company that loves to retain good contractors … finish up doing a fantastic job with one project and jump straight into a new one!
• Flexible working hours will be implemented in Q2
Pre-Requisite: You must have the legal right/permit to work in the UK
If this is you and you would like to apply, please send your CV and covering letter today.
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