Big Data Engineer - Senior

Job Title: Big Data Engineer - Senior
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney C B D
Salary: $120000 - $170000 per annum, Benefits: Great perks
Start Date: 2019-07-18 00:00:00
Reference: V-105666
Contact Name: Fei Wong
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 16, 2019 17:02

Job Description

  • Great opportunity to work on large scale big data project
  • Opportunity to showcase and take ownership on your work
  • Agile, fast-paced environment
Our client is on the hunt for an experienced Data Engineer with solid exposure on Big Data platform.

As an experienced Big Data Engineer, your mission is to help lead the Data Science team towards creating next-level solutions that improve the way business is run. Your deep knowledge of design, analytics, development, coding, testing and application programming will help the team raise their game, as well as satisfying both business and functional requirements.

Key Requirements:

  • Optimize the Big Data systems to best carry out enterprise analytical projects
  • Deploy enterprise-level analytical models on cloud
  • Build up libraries of transformations, utilities, and code to best operate the Big Data system
  • Architect and build Big data pipelines to support deployment of analytical models
  • Integrate Machine Learning models developed by the Data Science team into end-to-end big data pipelines
  • Keep up on the latest Data technologies
  • Mentor juniors on the newer Big Data technologies, offer advice and guidance to best utilize new Big Data tools and optimize jobs/code
Essential Skillset:
  • Bachelor's Degree or higher in Engineering, Computer Science or Information Technology
  • Minimum 5 years of solid commercial exposure to Big Data environment – Hadoop, Spark, Scala
  • Stream Processing - Storm, Hbase, Nifi, Spark Streaming, etc.
  • Batch Processing - Talend, Informatica, or Hive/SQL
  • Cloud platform – AWS, GCP, Azure / any private cloud
  • Programming language – Python, Scala, Bash, Java etc.
  • Extensive experience with horizontally scalable and highly available system design and implementation, with focus on performance and resiliency
  • Excellent communications – both written and verbal
  • Strong stakeholder engagements
Apply now for a new opportunity to work on enterprise-level big data projects. Call Fei Wong 02 9270 5292 for a confidential chat.