Big Data Engineer on Hadoop Ecosystem

5q Consultancy Limited
60,000 EUR - 90,000 EUR, DOE
12 Mar 2018
12 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

*Big Data Engineer (Hadoop Ecosystem) – 60 – 90,000 EUR per annum – South Germany*

As a Big Data Engineer in the Data Science Team, you supplement our cutting-edge data scientists and machine learning engineers. You will be responsible for the design, implementation and support of the data platform that transforms massive amounts of (real-time) data from various sources into descriptive knowledge about our customers and products.

You and the Data Science Team aim to solve the problems of a company that has begun the journey towards a data-driven and customer centric organization.

Your performance objectives:

  • Starting from day one you will familiarize yourself with our big data ecosystem and tool stack, as well as the main data source systems.
  • Within the first 3 months, you are fully integrated into the data platform development and maintenance. You are taking responsibilities for certain data stream integrations.
  • A year into the job you are an expert for the data platform having a complete understanding of its integration into Avira’s technology and architecture landscape.

Required skills and experience:

  • University degree in computer science or equivalent work experience
  • Minimum 2 years of work experience in software development
  • Industrial experience with data-intensive projects in the Hadoop ecosystem, main focus on Scala, Spark and Kafka
  • Good knowledge of OOP and functional programming paradigms
  • Experience with NoSQL systems and a good understanding of their principles
  • Experience with AWS components and principles is a plus

The package on offer:

  • Starting salary of 60 – 90,000 per annum depending on experience
  • Flat hierarchies and fast decision-making
  • Sharp, motivated co-workers in a fun office environment
  • International like-minded team who cares deeply about data
  • Professional challenges to match your interests and skills
  • Modern IT infrastructure
  • Unlimited access to all learning courses on Udemy for Business
  • Subsidized canteen, free gym, language courses and other attractive benefit
  • English as official business language
  • A highly collaborative, innovations-friendly environment and excellent location in Tettnang

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