£600-£700 per day
Initial 3 month contract
As a Data Engineer you will be working heavily with Kafka for streaming purposes alongside Scala for programming
You will be working for a leading consultancy who who specialise in Data Engineering, DevOps and Data Science. As a Data Engineer you will be assisting a Scandinavian client in helping them introduce Kafka and therefore your time will be split 50/50 between being based in Sweden and London - with the option to work remotely. You will be working in an agile environment alongside a Data Architect and other Data Engineers.
As a Data Engineer, you will be heavily involved in introducing Kafka as a technology. Therefore it is imperative that you have extensive experience with Kafka, ideally Confluent Kafka. As a Data Engineer you will be coding in Scala primarily and some Java and will be working both in an on premise environment as well as cloud environments. It is most valuable if you have have good exposure to either AWS or Azure as a platform. Though Kafka will be the main technology you will be focusing on introducing as a Data Engineer, experience with Spark and exposure to big data platforms such as Hadoop is highly valuable.
YOUR SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:
The successful Data Engineer will have the following skills and experience:
- Extensive experience with Kafka
- Good knowledge of either AWS or Azure
- Good experience coding in Scala and Java
- Previous experience using Big Data technologies such as Spark/ Hadoop
- The ideal candidate will also have commercial experience in Confluent Kafka
- A competitive day rate of up to £700 per day
HOW TO APPLY:
Please register your interest by sending your CV to Anna Greenhill via the Apply link on this page.