Big Data Engineer

Location: Melbourne
Reference: 2820260
Salary: $140,000.00
Contact: Geraint
Email: email Geraint
FX Data is looking to expand their team with a number of Mid - Senior Data Engineers that have a mix of skills across development, DevOps and Data. You will be a Big Data Engineer with a good understanding of Cloud Computing. AWS is the flavour here and a certification will boost your application.

What you’ll be doing…
  • Ability to write and optimize complex queries using both SQL and NoSQL paradigms.
  • Able to work with different data types e.g. streaming, real-time, file based, RDMS, unstructured data, etc.
  • Promote AWS and cloud best practices to maximise compute performance while minimising infrastructure costs.
  • Design and develop ‘infrastructure as code’.
  • Keep up to date with AWS and other cloud providers.
  • Work on software and data engineering for bespoke projects.
Technical Skills:
  • Exposure to Hadoop technologies e.g. Spark, PySpark, Kafka, Hive, Flume, Hue, Sqoop, etc.
  • Ability to write code using Java or Python.
  • Data ingestion technologies and capturing meta-data and data lineage.
  • Familiarity with AWS services.
  • Experience with ‘infrastructure as code’
  • Experience with shell scripting.
  • Exposure to DevOps and Agile.
  • Experience with modern software practices.
  • Experience of Reporting and Analytics, and/or experience working with analysts and data scientists.
  • Experience using productivity and collaboration tools such as JIRA and confluence in a software delivery environment
  • Postgrad qualifications and self-learning courses and certifications (Coursera, Udacity, AWS, etc.) highly regarded

What's in it for you?

This is an exciting opportunity to join a growing sector of the banking industry with many new applications and projects on the horizon.
To learn more and have access to a more complete job description listing the full responsibilities, please apply by sending your CV via the big button below or contact Geraint for a confidential discussion on (03) 8637 7370.