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Big Data Engineer Python Kafka Spark

Job Title: Big Data Engineer Python Kafka Spark
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + benefits
REF: BB/14443/C/KS/120220_1581497048
Contact Name: Data Team
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Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

Big Data Engineer / Technical Lead (Python Java Kafka Data Analytics Machine Learning). Would you like to work with the latest technologies, build systems from scratch and get stuff done? You could be joining a fast growing FinTech that is helping to revolutionise consumer banking through the use of advanced data centric, SaaS Cloud based banking technology.

As a Big Data Engineer you will take ownership of the Data Analytics platform, leading a feature team to deliver a data and analytics service to support Machine Learning. You'll remain hands-on producing detailed technical work as well high level architectural designs; improving the capabilities of the data platform to provide value to clients including data visualisation UIs, engineering the Machine Learning data pipeline and complex workflows for Data Scientists.

You'll be based in modern, open plan offices with all the latest kit; a well stocked kitchen / canteen area and a highly motivated team atmosphere with flexible working opportunities. Excellent opportunity to advance your career and work on things that have never been done before.


*Strong data engineering with experience of open source big data technologies (e.g. Kafka, Spark, Flink)
*Advanced Python and / or Java coding ability, Scala nice to have
*Fundamental understanding of database systems and the trade-offs between different styles of database, strong technical design skills for data centric solutions
*Good understanding of containerised application development and container orchestration systems such as Kubernetes
*Collaborative and pragmatic with experience of leading a team, mentoring and helping to develop others

As a Big Data Engineer you will earn a competitive salary (to £120k, negotiable) plus benefits.

Apply now or call to find out more about this Big Data Engineer / Technical Lead opportunity.