Big Data Developer – London – c£80k (rh (12/08/2017)) London, England

Salary: GBP75000 - GBP85000 per annum + Home Based Working

Big Data Developer – London – c£80k

My client is seeking a talented and passionate Big Data Developer with experience in Hadoop with a deep understanding of Object-Oriented design and extensive experience in Java, Big Data and Hadoop technologies.

About the Big Data Developer Role:

The Big Data Developer role involves a new transformational program for a UK customer focusing on Big Data and advanced visualization capabilities. The role requires a Data Engineer to work on the continuing design, build, commission and testing of the Big Data Platform of the company’s client.

The successful candidate will develop data ingestion pipelines with Java/Scala, Kafka, Samza and HBase. They will also be involved in agile development, 3rd line support, continuous integration, as well as unit testing and documentation. 


  • Good experience in Hadoop/ HDFS (Hortonworks Distribution)
  • Hbase, Kafka, Kerberos, Drools
  • Graph DBs (ideally Datastax Enterprise, TinkerPop, Gremlin)
  • Big data architecture, Real time data processing, Spark, Kafka, Samsa
  • Solr
  • Java 8
  • Scala
  • ZooKeeper
  • Spring/ Spring Boot and spring data rest
  • REST
  • TDD
  • BDD (specifically Cucumber)
  • Microservices architecture
  • Experience working within a Scrum team and be familiar with CI development techniques and environments
  • AWS cloud

About the Company:

The company are a multinational corporation who provide custom information technology, consulting, and business process outsourcing services

They have deep industry expertise, and a global workforce with over 100 development and delivery centres worldwide and over 200,000 employees

They grew rapidly from the early 2000s, and finally became a Fortune 500 company a few years ago

They were recently named one of the most admired IT services companies by Fortune magazine


Apply To this Role:

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! Contact Richard on 0191 500 5870 for a confidential chat to discuss this role and other roles I am actively working on.

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