Big Data Engineer

Big Data Engineer
Harnham Search
Recruiter Harnham
Type Contract
Location [field_country_region]
Salary/rate £600-700 p/d
Posted 27th March 2018
Industry Advertising and PR

As a Big Data Engineer, you are required to implement technologies to ingest real-time data and build Data Science models. You will be working for the global leading advertising technology company.


This company are tremendously data-driven and base their success around the technologies that they use to market their product. They use data taken from their customer's locations to tailor their advertising so that their clients can see who to advertise to. They use some of the most advanced technology in the market to keep track of this data.


As a Big Data Engineer, you will be joining their Data team to support the Data Scientists, build their models to predict the necessary products to advertise based on their customer's locations. You are required to implement the real-time technologies such as Spark/Scala and Kafka to cope with the vast volume of data that is ingested each second. You will be working on an AWS platform, so it is ideal that you are familiar with this cloud-based technology.


The ideal Big Data Engineer will have:

  • Experience working on cloud-based platforms such as AWS
  • Expertise with Scala (Java and Python would be nice to have as well)
  • Have worked with streaming technologies such as Spark and Kafka
  • Exposure to liaising with senior stakeholders


Please register your interest by sending your CV via the Apply link on this page.