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Big Data Lead Developer


Greater London Contract / 6 Months £500.00 - £525 per day

Big Data Developer
Salt are currently looking for a Big Data Developer for a client of ours based in West London.
The role will involve:

  • Utilise the appropriate data development (ETL & ELT, stream processing), test and release model(s) to best fit the needs and be flexible with your approach
  • A mixture of data ingestion and data transformation
  • Have flexibility to undertake standard solution development as well as support rapid discovery, and prototyping, subsequently turning successful variants into production solutions
  • Choose the appropriate solution to meet the need and determine how this should be developed
  • Help enhance the organisation model for the development team
  • Implement using demand and delivery processes, principles and standards
  • Update and manage artefacts to be created by the team
  • Develop and utilise your existing network to share, learn and enhance existing capabilities
  • Help develop a high-class development team to the right level for success
  • Manage on a day to day basis internal, contract and third-party resources to deliver solutions
  • Manage the delivery to ensure we are achieving success
  • Where appropriate, look to remove technical debt and deliver in repeatable, re-usable patterns
  • Create a culture within the team of sharing and learning with each other, and wider networks

Essential Skills:

  • Detailed knowledge of the tools, technologies, skills and processes required to deliver complex and complete development solutions on Big Data Technologies- Cloudera, Spark, Hive, Impala, Hadoop, Data Formats, Kafka, Python, Scala, Teradata, Informatica, SQL server
  • Detailed understanding of development of data stores and data lakes and associated toolsets (Experience of programming- SQL, Python, Data Modelling and pipelining experience – Third Normal Form, Dimensional Modelling, Data blending, Data Visualisation experience – Tableau, Data Science tooling – R, SAS etc)
  • Detailed knowledge of data development in a big data (Hadoop) and/or traditional data warehouses/toolsets using SQL or SQL based ETL capabilities
  • Experience of leading expert teams in the use of these toolsets
  • A strong user and advocate of continuous integration (CI, Jenkins a plus), continuous deployment and test driven development
  • A deep understanding and experience of using a mix of delivery methodologies including Agile, Scrum and Waterfall delivery

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