Senior Data Engineer - AWS Data Lake

Job Title: Senior Data Engineer - AWS Data Lake
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London, England
Salary: Up to £600 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: DataKT
Contact Name: Kat Thorpe
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 09, 2019 17:51

Job Description

Senior Data Engineer - AWS Data Lake

6-12 month contract - £600 day-rate

Handle are currently working with a Global Broadcaster and Video on Demand Platform. They are looking to expand their Global Data Analytics team and bring on board a Senior Big Data Engineer.

The worldwide business uses their big data platforms, data warehousing and business intelligence technology to increase revenue, drive ratings, and enhance consumer engagement.

As a Big Data Engineer, you will be developing big data solutions and specifically adding new data sources into their existing AWS Data Lake.

As a Senior Data Engineer, you must fully understand Dimension Modelling specifically related to Data Warehousing. You'll work on implementing complex AWS based big data projects with a focus on collecting, parsing, managing, analyzing and visualizing large sets of data to turn information into insights using multiple technology platforms.

You will need at least 2-4 years of hands-on development as a Senior Data Engineer / Consultant in the following to be successful within this role:

  • Big Data Frameworks, such as Spark, EMR, Presto et is essential
  • Scala is a MUST
  • Apache Spark
  • Hadoop
  • AWS Services, specifically Airflow is key.

If you are available and interested in discussing the details further please contact ASAP:


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