Big Data Engineer

Big Data Engineer

Job Title: Big Data Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: Dependent on experience
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BDataEng2702
Contact Name: Daniel Lawson
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 04, 2018 21:46

Job Description

The Company:

Signify Technology are working with an International Technology company who are looking for Big Data Engineers of all levels. This company are truly on a mission to make the world a better place and have a powerful vision on how they can shape the future.

The Role:

The role will be within a fast-growing agile team to help design and build a platform for analysing content and data. Candidates must have Scala and Spark experience! This is an exciting new opportunity to play a key role in changing the way in which they provide value to their customers and industry. You will devise and implement a modern solution to an intricate challenge for this company.

Key Skills:

The successful candidate should have:

  • Hands on development experience in Scala 
  • Have experience with Spark, or the Hadoop ecosystem and similar frameworks
  • Familiar with tools such as AWS, Mesos or Docker and an instinct for automation
  • Agile experience with Scrum/Kanban/XP
  • Scala and Spark knowledge is a must
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science.
  • Microservices design and implementation with REST / JSON is a must.
  • Fluent verbal and written English


Knowledge of Python or R is a bonus

Machine learning experience is desirable.

Signify Technology Group

Signify Technology is an innovative technology recruitment business with our head office based in the heart of London. We provide permanent and contract technology recruitment solutions to a wide range of the world's leading brands on a global basis including blue chip, technology companies and start-ups. Behind each piece of technology changing the world, is a person, it's our mission to introduce them to the companies that need them the most.