Big Data Consultant

  • Deltra
  • Zürich, Switzerland
  • 03/09/2018
Full time Data Science Data Engineering Data Analytics Big Data Data Management Statistics Software Engineering

Job Description

This Big Data consultant will be working with a reputable IT Consultancy, assisting them on a project with a high-profile Banking client. The role is based in Zurich five days a week.

The ideal candidate will be from a Developer / Architect/Programmer background with some Business Analysis skills.

The role includes the following tasks

  • Implement data transformation pipeline in BigData (data ingestion, transformation and analytical processing)
  • Data Science including data querying in SQL
  • Query, Process and analyse large data sets
  • Data reconciliation and processing
  • Clarification and investigation pursuance with stakeholders both in the IT and Business organisation
  • Stakeholder communication
  • Ensure application is maintainable and supportable:
  • Raise / reject change requests to align the business needs for the application with stable day-to-day operations
  • Ensure quality of application (e.g. code reviews, NFR coverage)
  • Ensure application documentation is up-to-date and complete
  • Support stakeholders in planning, reviews, assessments, etc.:
  • Support IT organization stakeholders, including Provider, Program / Project Managers, IT Architects, IT Service Manager, IT Application Support Teams

The ideal candidate will have:

  • University degree or similar education in information technology or information management.
  • 3+ years of software development experience in data and bigdata projects - preferably in data transformation area
  • Ability to write complex SQL queries (preferable experience in DWH)
  • Python
  • Apache Spark
  • Scala or R ( optional)
  • Unix Red Hat scripting
  • DWH platforms
  • Java (he does only need to have good background but not heavy experience)
  • Control-M, rundeck
  • Any other programming language is an asset
  • Working experience in Agile teams, preferably SCRUM
  • Distinctive analytical thinking, well structured, solution-oriented, autonomous, proactive, flexible, able to work under pressure, communicative, insistent, responsible

If this role aligns with your skillset and you are looking for opportunities, please do not hesitate to get in touch.