Big Data Engineer

Job Title: Big Data Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Macquarie Park, New South Wales
Salary: AU$130000 - AU$150000 per annum + bonus
Reference: 179810_1517795837
Contact Name: Josh Whitehead
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Job Published: February 05, 2018 12:57

Job Description

What You'll Do:

As a Data Engineer, you are responsible for architecting, developing, scaling and maintaining data pipelines and analytics infrastructure, covering a wide range of technologies, with a specific focus on high availability, scalability and security of customer data.

This position also consists of architecting, building, and launching new data models, systems and tools to enable the team to understand and consume data faster.

The role is for highly technical software engineers who combine outstanding communication skills and a deep expertise in large-scale and data-intensive cloud-based systems.

You will also have the capability to architect highly scalable distributed systems, using open source tools.

Who You'll Work With:

The team is made of highly talented engineers with passion for innovation who turn disruptive ideas into products that impact the industry.

They are tackling their next challenge and are looking for agile, pragmatic and talented engineers with deep expertise and hands-on experience in data, cloud and highly scalable infrastructure. If technology and innovation is your passion, this could be the place for you.

Who You Are:

You are a talented Data Engineer keen to build innovative solutions that have the potential to disrupt whole industries

You thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment that requires a unique blend of innovation, risk taking and speed of execution

Extensive coding and programming in a range of languages such as Scala, Java, R, etc.

Experience with building stream-processing systems, using solutions such as Storm or Spark-Streaming

Good understanding of APIs and Geospatial Analytics

Solid experience with the Hadoop ecosystem and external stakeholder management