Big data Engineer

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  • Salary:

    Depending on experience

  • Contact:

    Zsofia Nemeth

  • Contact email:

    [email protected]

  • Contact phone:

    019 60 97 84

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  • Published:

    8 days ago

I am looking for a Big Data Engineer based in Dublin city centre.  In this role, you will be part of a strategic high-performance team, architecting and developing innovative Big Data product solutions for Financial and Enterprise clients.

What you'll be doing:

  • Working alongside talented engineers in the Big Data team, you will design, develop and integrate new capabilities into the Big Data platform
  • Develop applications to provide insights for trading data (order entry, market data, etc.)
  • Use best practice CI/CD methodologies to produce a high-performance system that is secure, easy to deploy and maintainable
  • Ensure that the platform is 'future-proofed' in terms of the technologies being used
  • Working as a domain expert to advise and troubleshoot production deployments
  • Collaborating with the Machine Learning team to integrate new algorithms into the platform.

What you'll need:

  • Passionate about Computer Science, Big Data and learning new technologies
  • BSc. or MSc. in Computer Science or related discipline (minimum 2:1 or equivalent)
  • 3+ Years of experience with Java, Scala and/or Python
  • Experience with in-memory solutions an advantage
  • Relevant Hadoop Certification (e.g. HDPCD, HDPCA, CCA, CCAH)
  • Proven track record developing distributed solutions that support large, complex datasets
  • Deep understanding of the concepts and technology ecosystem around both realtime/streaming and batch processing in big data platforms
  • 5+ years of experience working in Linux/Unix environment
  • Deep understanding of the concepts and technology ecosystem around both realtime/streaming and batch processing in big data platforms
  • Investment banking knowledge an advantage

The company will offer:

  • Dynamic and engaging work that provides opportunities for self-development and professional growth
  • Competitive compensation commensurate with skills and experience
  • Health Insurance, Life Insurance and Long Term Disability Insurance
  • Contributory pension
  • One of the most accessible locations in Dublin
  • Tax Saver Commuter tickets and Bike to Work scheme
  • Kitchen that is fully stocked with breakfast, lunch, fresh fruit and amazing coffee
  • Catered lunch every Friday
  • Games space for our sociable, fun-loving team
  • Flexible working practices
  • The opportunity to work with and learn from the sharpest minds in the industry

The Next Step for you: 

Should this position be of interest to you please forward your CV to Zsofia Nemeth from Next Generation Recruitment or alternatively call on the main line on +353 1 9609784. 

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