Big Data Engineer with Analytics

  • Coopers Group GmbH
  • Basel, Switzerland
  • 07/04/2018
Full time Data Science Data Engineering Machine Learning Data Analytics Big Data Statistics Software Engineering

Job Description

Big Data Engineer with Analytics required, to work on a project within a major Bank in Switzerland. Our client is looking for an experienced implementer of productive, business rule and metadata driven Big Data solutions, using Apache Hadoop and Spark.


  • Interact with the architecture team to refine requirements
  • Work within project team to implement solutions on the existing Hadoop platform
  • Work with Platform Engineers to ensure dependant components are provisioned
  • Provide input in defining the design / architecture of the envisaged solution
  • Implement business rules for streamlining data feed(s)
  • Implement rule based framework to abstract complex technical implementation into reusable, generic components


  • Proven experience implementing solutions to process large amounts of data in a Hadoop ecosystem, utilising Apache Spark
  • Experience implementing generic components for the ingestion, validation, and structuring of disparate data sources into a distributed data platform
  • Experiencing implementing complex event processing patterns
  • Strong programming and scripting skills; e.g. Java, Scala, Python, R
  • Strong understanding of Hadoop technologies; e.g. MapReduce, HDFS, HBase, Hive, Sqoop, Flume, Kafka...
  • Software Engineering background, with experience using common SDLC tools and practices for agile, ideally including Continuous Delivery
  • Experience in BRMS driven solutions
  • Experience with master data management (MDM) including ontology curation and data cleansing
  • Experience with end-user notepad tools; e.g, Jupyter, Zeppelin
  • Ability to operate in a global team and coordinate activities with remote resources
  • Capable of documenting solutions so they can be re-used
  • Skills in exploratory statistics to relate to data analysts and statisticians


  • Macroeconomic domain knowledge
  • Experience in econometrics
  • Experience with data visualisation tools, e.g. Tableau

Start date: April 2018
Duration: 3 months, initially

Are you interested to work in this challenging position? Benjamin Wenk, Talent Resourcer, is looking forward to receiving your complete profile. Please send an e-mail to

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