Big Data Engineer

Location: Austin, Texas
Date Posted: 08-30-2018
Big Data Engineer
Austin, Texas
Contract Opportunity 
What are we looking for?

A Big Data Engineer to join a smart, highly skilled team with a passion for technology. You will work on state-of-the-art Big Data Platforms. If you have experience working with business areas to translate their business data needs and data questions into project requirements we want to talk to you!

As the Big Data Engineer, you will participate in all phases of the Data Engineering life cycle and will independently and collaboratively write project requirements, architect solutions and perform data engineering development and support duties.

Additionally, we are looking for a self-starter, someone who is responsible, accountable and professional with a strong team ethic and the ability to contribute knowledge by sharing business and technology skills with peers.  ​

Skills Required
  • 2-3 years of experience in the retail industry
  • Python, Scala or Java
  • SQL and database experience
  • Kafka 
  • Cloud Technologies (Google Cloud, AWS or Azure)
  • Big Data - Hadoop or Spark 
  • Agile Xtreme Paired programming, Test Driven Development, CICD, Jenkins, Pivotal Tracker
You will join a team that supports the marketing team to build data processes pipelines from external sources like google, facebook, and other social media sites for data ingestion and management. 
Additional Information
  • Relocation is covered
  • Stable company - opportunity for moving up 
  • Ability to gain cloud experience 
  • Leading edge technologies are being leveraged
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