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Java Developer / Big Data / Hadoop - Technology Company

Job Title: Java Developer / Big Data / Hadoop - Technology Company
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: East Midlands, England
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Start Date: ASAP - 3 months
REF: APBD2102_1519212479
Contact Name: Alex Polycarpou
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 2 years ago

Job Description

Java Developer / Big Data / Hadoop - Technology Company

Company - East MidlandsOur client, a well-known technology company, is looking for a Java Developer with Big Data skills to join their data analytics space.

The role will involve working on a Big data application which ingests large volumes of data from a range of internal systems and processes the data for regulatory reporting purposes. The role will involve playing a key part in extending the functionality of the existing system as well as increasing system enablement to allow increased user access to accurate data across all parts of the business. The company's existing Big Data stack includes Hadoop, Spark and Scala and the role will involve the ongoing evolution of the platform.

Candidates must have:

  • Strong Java skills (ideally including Java 8)
  • Big Data skills (preferably Hadoop)
  • Demonstrated history of technical achievements on Java, high performance systems (TCP/IP, Concurrency, Garbage Collection)
  • Scala would be beneficial but not essential
  • Big Data skills are preferred but solid engineering skills with a background in Financial Services (FX, Fixed Income, Equities) would be also be considered.