Big Data Engineer (Spark/Scala)

Job Title: Big Data Engineer (Spark/Scala)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Melbourne, Victoria
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 206473_1627429446
Contact Name: Lizbeth Delos Reyes
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 28, 2021 09:44

Job Description

Our Client:

Our client has established a dominant presence within the telecommunications industry, they are currently seeking a Big Data Engineer on an initial 3 month rolling contract. In this role, you would be responsible for assisting with the development of software solutions and data engineering capabilities on Big Data technologies.

The Role:

  • Create high quality API's for data accessibility on the Hadoop platform that ultimately integrate with the broader environment.
  • Using big data analytics techniques provide data and analytics output as required to the broader community including business partners in a manner they can understand to ensure communication and buy in.
  • Designing and implementing ingest, processing and curation solution using Big data technologies
  • Identify, resolve, and/or escalate all issues that threaten the successful delivery of assigned initiatives.
  • Utilizing open source tool sets related to the Hadoop ecosystem.

To be successful for the role, you would ideally:

  • Proficiency in Scala and Java is essential.
  • Must have experience working with real-time ingestion, processing, and curation of data at big data scale.
  • Big Data developer experience with hortonworks or Cloudera would be beneficial.
  • Fundamental knowledge of Hadoop components such as Kafka, Spark, Hive, HBase etc. is mandatory.
  • Previous experience developing data pipelines using Spark.
  • Past experience with NoSQL data stores such as ElasticSearch, MongoDB, Couchbase etc would be beneficial.
  • Experience on data analytics using SparkML or other ML tools such as R is a good to have

If you're seeking the next step in your career, please APPLY NOW.

For any further questions or information, please contact Lizbeth Delos Reyes and quote job #206473