Big Data Engineer

  • Michael Bailey Associates
  • Switzerland
  • 08/05/2019
Freelance Data Science Data Engineering Data Analytics Big Data Data Management Statistics Software Engineering

Job Description

Michael Bailey Associates are currently recruiting for a Big Data Engineer for a Leading Financial Client in Zurich, Switzerland.

Duration: until 31.12.2019

Main responsibilities will include:

The role of Big Data Engineer for this contract will primarily focus on data sourcing and data integration tasks.

  • Collaborate closely with data scientists in the business teams to understand data and functional requirements.
  • Design and build data pipelines to ingest, integrate, standardise, clean and publish data.
  • Integrate analytical models developed by the data scientists into end-to-end data pipelines.

The skills required will be:

  • Demonstrated work experience as a Data/Software Engineer using Big Data technologies.
  • Understanding of data modelling and creating data structures on Hadoop.
  • Experience with building data pipelines on Hadoop, ideally Cloudera distribution, using Spark, Scala, Python and similar languages.
  • Very good knowledge of SQL, Impala and Hive databases.
  • Software lifecycle experience, i.e. build, deployment, testing, release and maintenance.

Michael Bailey International is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.