IT & Digital

Scala, Big Data Engineer - Financial Services - Leeds

Scala, Big Data Engineer - Financial Services - Leeds

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    IT & Digital

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    £550 - £650 per annum

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    Holly Horton

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    almost 3 years ago

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Our Financial Services client are looking to hire an experienced Scala/Big Data Engineer onto a project within its Insurance area.

The role will involve the design and build of a new Data Lake in Scala, Spark, Hadoop and Python to produce reporting data to meet regulatory standards.

Candidates will need:

  • Strong commercial Scala development experience
  • Strong commercial experience working on Spark and the Hadoop ecosystem (HDFS, Apache Hive, Apache HBase, Apache Oozie, etc)
  • Expert level software engineering background
  • Strong background working on complex distributed systems
  • Demonstrable experience working on and delivering large scale development projects
  • Any commercial experience in Kafka, and Maven would be highly beneficial.

This is a fantastic opportunity to play a key role in the development of a large scale development project

(This contract is via an Umbrella)