Python / Big Data Developer

United Kingdom

£400 - £475 a day

CONTRACT OPPORTUNITY: Python / Big Data Developer London £400-£475 per day

Job Summary
Python / Big Data developer (range of junior and more senior) to work within our team on our client site in London to build the data ingest pipeline into a Hadoop big data platform. Role is part of a large international Big Data programme with hundreds of varied data feeds to be ingested over the life of the programme. The candidate needs to be enthusiastic, ambitious, a quick learner and a team player willing to join a larger development team.

Key Responsibilities
Develop / code and test big data capability based on the design supplied
Align algorithms with relevant industry standards
Work with modern devOps / open source tooling environment

Mandatory Skills and Experience Required
Good Python 2 skills essential
Good Apache Spark skills essential including Python integration with Spark
Software Engineering/Delivery experience essential, with experience working on large software development projects utilising source control.

Other Desirable Skills and Experience
Good Scala skills desirable including integration with Spark
Knowledge of Hadoop based technologies including Apache Hive and Impala
Ability to manage large volumes of data from multiple sources
Knowledge of approach data structures for algorithms for efficient ingest of e.g. large scale time series datasets, batch, real-time etc
Good time management to complete committed tasks to the set deadlines
Good communication to engage and interact with the clients teams directly

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity then please respond to this advert or send your CV to [email protected] and I will be in touch ASAP.

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Posted by Lawrence Harvey, 25 Feb