Big Data Engineer - Hadoop


Job Title Big Data Engineer - Hadoop
Contract Type Permanent
Location Munich, Germany
Salary €75000 - €110000
Job Published about 1 year ago
REF BH4988
Contact Name Tom Fernandez-Buckley
Contact Email tomf@venquis.com

Job Description

For the Big Data and Analytics team of one of our leading Financial Services clients we are currently searching for an experienced Big Data Engineer.This is a fantastic opportunity to grow within a multi-national organisation


Role Responsibilities

  • Manage the large-scale Hadoop infrastructure, supporting rapid data growth for a wide spectrum of innovative internal customers

  • Work closely with infrastructure, network, database, application, business intelligence and data science units

  • Provide architectural guidance, planning, estimating cluster capacity, and creating roadmaps for Hadoop cluster deployment

  • Design, implement and maintain enterprise-level security (Kerberos, LDAP/AD, Sentry, etc.)

  • Install Hadoop distributions, updates, patches, version upgrades

  • Troubleshoot Hadoop-related applications, components and infrastructure issues at large scale

  • Design, configure and manage the strategy and execution for backup and disaster recovery of big data

  • 3rd-Level-Support (DevOps) for business-critical applications and use cases

  • Evaluate and propose new tools and technologies to meet the needs of the organization




 Key Requirements and Skills

  • University degree in computer science, mathematics, business informatics or in another technical field of study

  • Experience with implementing Hadoop in a large scale environment and/ or building enterprise-grade big data systems

  • 2+ years hands-on working experience with Hadoop ecosystem (HDFS, Map, Reduce, Pig, Hive, Impala, Mahout, Oozie, Zookeeper, Flume, Sentry) 

  • Hands-on experience with automation, virtualization, provisioning, configuration and deployment technologies (Chef, Puppet, Ansible, OpenStack, Docker, etc.)

  • Solid understanding of grid computing design principles and the factors determining and affecting distributed system performance

  • Experience working in an agile and international environment

  • Business fluent English skills, German is a plus



For consideration please send us your CV as well as your salary expectations to tomf@venquis.com and we will be in touch for an initial discussion. Feel free to call me on +49 (0)89 2109 3906 for more information.


Key words: Business Intelligence, Analytics, Data Science, Data Scientist, Big Data Engineering, Engineer, Hadoop, Map, Reduce, Pig, Hive, Impala, Mahout, Oozie, Zookeeper, Flume, Sentry, agile, scrum, IT architecture, DevOps, Munich, München, Germany, Deutschland, Financial Services, Insurance


Ref: BH4988 | Published: 01th Dec 2016

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