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Big Data Engineer

Contract:
Contract
Category:
Full Time
Job Sector:
IT / Technology
Region:
South Wales
Location:
Merthyr Tydfil, Monmouthshire, Newport & Torfaen, Rhondda Cynon Taff, Swansea, Vale of Glamorgan
Salary description:
£450 to £500 Per: day
Posted:
09/10/2017
Start Date:
ASAP
Recruiter:
IntaPeople
Job Ref:
IP27559-GC

Big Data Engineer | Oxford/London
Contract (6month)

The publishing industry is in the midst of a significant digital transformation. Technology is simultaneously at the forefront and the driving force. The client is using technology to build innovative platforms and smart content solutions based on our huge collection of scientific literature. We operate at the cutting edge of big data, semantic web and cloud technology to enable the scientific community to make critical decisions faster and more effectively.

About you:

We are seeking a talented and self-motivated Senior Data Engineer with a deep interest in big data and technologies such as Spark, Scala and the Hadoop ecosystem.

The role will be within a fast-growing agile team in our London/Oxford offices to help design and build a platform for analyzing our content and extract copyright and compliance data. This is an exciting new opportunity to play a key role in changing the way in which we provide value to the publishing industry and protect our content. You will devise and implement a modern approach to mining papers for insights that we can share with our customers, partners and the wider industry.

You should bring:

� The ability to build cloud based solutions using modern technologies
� The ability to expose those solutions using APIs so that other applications can make use of them
� Knowledge of techniques such as 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

You should have:

� Developed on the JVM using Scala and possibly other JVM languages, knowledge of Python or R is a bonus
� Experience with Spark, or the Hadoop ecosystem and similar frameworks
� Familiarity with tools such as AWS, Mesos or Docker and an instinct for automation
� Agile experience with Scrum/Kanban/XP

For more details please apply for an initial call back regarding the role / your experience or call Nathan Handley on 02920 252500 for a confidential chat

"The services advertised by IntaPeople are those of an Employment Agency and an Employment Business"

Company Description

IntaPeople is a specialist recruitment consultancy offering first-rate talent solutions to the IT, data centre, storage and engineering professions.

Established in 1994, we are experts in sourcing high quality candidates for a wide range of permanent, contract and temporary positions across Wales, the UK and Europe.

Our mission is to provide first-rate, honest and transparent talent solutions that exceeds both client and candidate expectations at every step of the relationship.

Through the range of recruitment, talent management and recruitment process outsourcing solutions we offer, we help both organisations and individuals realise their full potential.

Closing Date:
17/10/2017

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