Big Data Development Lead - London - £655 p/d (JG014) London, England

Salary: GBP600 - GBP655 per day

 Big Data Development Lead – London - £655 p/d – 2 Years


My client is one of the most successful IT consultancy firms in the world. They help their clients run their businesses more efficiently and innovatively, and are seeking a talented and passionate Big Data Lead to join them on a two year project.


About the Big Data Development 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.

You will have experience in Hadoop and have a deep understanding of Object-Oriented design and extensive knowledge of Java, Big Data and Hadoop technologies.

When carrying out this role, the successful candidate 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 the rate of pay is £655 p/d. All candidates MUST be eligible for SC Clearance. This role is OUTSIDE IR35 regulations.


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