Senior Data Engineer - Scala/Spark

Senior Data Engineer - Scala/Spark

Job Title: Senior Data Engineer - Scala/Spark
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Berlin
Salary: €65,000
Start Date: ASAP - according to notice period
Reference: BerlinData
Contact Name: Rachael Hedgecock
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 04, 2018 17:28

Job Description

The Client

This client is based in Berlin, but they currently have a presence in 8 countries in Europe and America and they are looking to expand their team of over 1000 employees. They are looking for a talented data engineer to jump on board to their Data Platform team and work their magic. They pride themselves on being a market leader for their industry, they have grown at a rapid pace since launching in 2009. They have international, diverse and multi-cultural teams and they work with immense drive and passion.  


The Role

  • Work alongside fellow data engineers and product managers to build a high performing and scalable data platform, built on AWS
  • Design, implement and maintain a batch for real time and near time data
  • Work with your peers to review code and maintain high quality
  • Build a common data warehouse, from design and implementation
  • Share knowledge constantly with colleagues and other data engineers
  • Develop several frameworks and monitoring solutions to detect any abnormalities and to repair these in a proactive way
  • Come up with new ideas that can help the team to make improvements to the data platform in regards to the design and architecture

You should be

  • Forward thinking and proactive
  • Passionate about making a difference in the world of data engineering
  • Ready to make a real impact amongst an already thriving company
  • Be able to collaborate with a team and work with autonomy


Skills & experience

  • Proficient in Scala and Spark – 2 years’ experience
  • Hands on experience working on high-performance, big data platforms, tools and frameworks
  • Great knowledge and understanding of SQL
  • Be passionate about the latest technologies
  • Understanding of data warehousing concepts
  • Experience with AWS
  • University degree in Computer Science, Maths, Physics or related

If you think you could have what our client is looking for then please reply with an updated CV, your availability and salary expectations and we will get in touch with you straight away!