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Senior Data Engineer - Global Broadcaster

Job Title: Senior Data Engineer - Global Broadcaster
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London, England
Industry:
Salary: £500 - £600 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: KTDATA
Contact Name: Kat Thorpe
Contact Email: kathryn.thorpe@handle.co.uk
Job Published: May 15, 2018 09:31

Job Description

Senior Data Engineer - Global Media Brand

12-month contact - £550-£600 day-rate

Handle are currently working with a Global Broadcaster who are currently looking for someone to play a vital role in their Data Analytics Team in London. You will be expanding their data science capability within the Global Analytics Department.

This Data Engineer will be responsible for building large-scale data processing systems and applications. Within the Data Analytics team, you will be designing, developing, automating, maintaining and testing large data solutions within the Global Broadcasting Organisation. You will be working on complex AWS big data projects. Due to this, you MUST have experience with AWS services, ideally RedShift.

You will need to have experience with big data projects with a focus on collecting, parsing, managing, analysing and visualizing large sets of data to turn information into insights using multiple platforms.

As a Senior Data Engineer, you will work closely with the Data Engineering Manager to decide on needed infrastructure architecture and software design needs and act according to the decisions.

Key Skill Set for Senior Data Engineer (AWS) - Global Broadcaster;

  • AWS Services is a MUST
  • Redshift
  • Hadoop based technologies such as MapReduce, Apache Spark
  • EMR (Spark)
  • Scala
  • Presto

Ideally, this Senior Data Engineer is needed ASAP, but notice periods are welcome so do get in touch if you're interested in discussing this role further.

Handle actively welcomes applicants from under-represented backgrounds

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.