Big Data Development Lead - London - £1075 p/d (JG003) London, England

Salary: GBP1000 - GBP1075 per day

Big Data Development Lead – London - £1075 p/d – 2 Years


My client is one of the world’s leading IT consultancy firms, helping clients envision, build and run more innovative and efficient businesses. They are seeking a talented and passionate Big Data Lead to join them on a two year project.


About the Big Data Lead Role:

As a Big Data Development Lead, you will work alongside a Big Data Engineer to work on the continuing design, build and commission and test of the company’s clients’ Big Data Platform.

The successful candidate will have experience in Hadoop and possess a deep understanding of Object-Oriented design and extensive in Java, Big Data and Hadoop technologies.

On a day-to-day basis, you will be developing data ingestion pipelines with Java/ Scala, Kafka, Samsa and Hbase. Not only this, but the candidate will be required to carry out Agile Development, 3rd Line Support, Continuous Integration, and Unit Testing & Documentation.


Essential Skills:

  • Hbase
  • Java 8
  • Samsa
  • Kafka
  • Either TDD or BDD experience
  • Testing experience


Desirable Skills:

  • Past experience of managing Big Data team
  • Hadoop/ HDFS
  • Graph DBs
  • Big data architecture, Real Time data processing, Spark
  • Scala
  • ZooKeeper
  • Spring/ Spring Boot and spring data rest
  • TDD
  • BDD
  • Strong Communication Skills
  • Microservices architecture
  • Experience working within a Scrum team and be familiar with
  • CI development techniques and environments
  • AWS Cloud



This is a 2-year contract, and all candidates MUST be eligible for SC Clearance.


Roles like this are rare and are often snapped up very quickly, so do not hesitate and apply now to get your foot in the door! Send your CV or contact me on 01915005867 for a confidential chat to discuss this role and other roles I am actively working on.

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