Full Time

Listed January 8, 2019


Big Data Engineer

Engineer Software

Recruit I.T. has an opportunity for a Data Engineer wanting to be a part of an enterprise-sized organisation taking their Big Data platforms to the next level. Based in Wellington CBD this role will see you helping build their future big data platform that will enable improved decision making and responsiveness to an ever-changing market. Back with very large data sets, an Agile and collaborative culture, and a focus on AI and Machine Learning, this role has it all.
The tech stack itself is based around the Hadoop platform with related tools covering; Spark, HBaseFlume, Hive, Kafka, Sqoop etc. Further to this, you will enjoy coding across either Python or Java, and any experience with Scala would be an added bonus. Day to day you will be responsible for developing data pipelines, involved in the overall solution design of the various tools and platform, along with setting best practices around data pipelines, management, and overall data engineering standards.
Our client is open to someone who has just started on their Big Data journey, or someone who can points to a number of years in this space, with the key being attitude and mindset to help take their team to the next level.

Further to this, you will be able to point to the following in your career to date:
  • Can point to projects and roles where you have supported and built big data platforms and solutions across either Cloudera, Hortonworks, or Hadoop.
  • Experience developing and designing data pipeline (both data ingestion and digestion) along with data workflow management.
  • Experience across the following tools; Apache Spark, Hive, HBase, Kafka, Sqoop, or NiFi, MiNiFi. If you have used similar variants of the above tools we would still be interested in a conversation.  
  • Well-equipped across a variety of database that could include; NoSql, MySQL, or BigTable.
If you are interested in learning more about this role, please apply online or give Jacob a call on 027-536-4600 for a confidential discussion.


Full Time

Engineer Software

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