Big Data Tech Lead

£85000 - £125000 per annum



Type – Perm

Salary- £85,000 - £125,000

Location – London

Functional programming - Scala - Spark - Big Data - Haskell - Financial Services

*Scala Developer/Engineer*

I am currently working with a major bank that are looking to hire an experienced scala engineer/developer that is hands on with scala functional programming.

The Scala Developer/Engineer will work on the following:

  • Core Scala competency
  • Apache Spark, Hadoop stack- expecting the candidate to be comfortable and knowledgeable in dealing with these stacks
  • Large Scala code bases and writing high quality Scala code that is testable and maintainable
  • Woking with Apache Spark both in terms of writing high performance code that uses Spark as well as understanding how Spark works and diagnosing issues around its various usages.
  • Comfortable with the Hadoop stack, and in particular HDFS – writing code that uses the HDFS API and some understanding of the admin side of HDFS as well
  • Knowledge of Kafka and writing applications that make use of Kafka

Areas that will be beneficial:

  • Pure functional programming with particular emphasis on the Scala ecosystem.
  • Actor based design, especially using Akka.
  • Knowledge of derivatives or transaction banking.

Please apply to the ad and send your latest CV to latest by the 3rd December 2020 @12:00 to be considered.

McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on any grounds.


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