Big Data Engineer

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Big Data Engineer

Dublin South / Dublin City Centre


Neg depending on experience

Ref: E2874NB

Job Description

My Dublin based client is recruiting for a Big Data Engineer with a strong Python background to join their team. This role is on a permanent basis working within a team.


The Big Data Engineer will understand and own the technical decisions that impact the end-users of our solutions. The client are enthusiastic about deploying open source technologies, so the successful candidate will work with state of the art data processing frameworks and technologies like Airflow and Spark.


  • Strong programming skills including 2+ years of Python experience in a production environment.
  • Strong engineering background, preferred in fields such as Computer Science, Software Engineering, Physics, Mathematics.
  • Familiarity with ETL tools (Apache Spark, Hadoop, Airflow, etc), storage systems, cloud computing, front-end frameworks, and other technical tools.
  • Experience implementing ML/statistical algorithms using industry-standard, open-source libraries (Scikit-learn, Pandas, Spark ML)
  • Demonstrated ability to continuously learn, work independently, and make decisions with minimal supervision.
  • Skill and comfort working in a fast changing environment with dynamic objectives and iteration with stakeholders.

Experience with the following highly desirable:

•Amazon Web Services (S3, EC2, Redshift, EMR) •Java/Scala/Javascript •Linux •Implementing data security and privacy in a cloud environment

How to Apply

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