Big Data Engineer - Java - Kafka - Financial Services - London

Job Title: Big Data Engineer - Java - Kafka - Financial Services - London
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London, England
Salary: £450 - £600 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH17189_1519672432
Contact Name: Glenn Johnston
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 26, 2018 19:13

Job Description

A globally renowned Financial Services firm are building a centralised (big) data lake to support advanced analytics for the whole group using cutting edge technologies. They're looking for a Data engineer to deliver this business-critical system in a local team responsible for increasing the accessibility of data and also technology change.

You'll be assisting the Head of Data to create and implement long term solutions, using your expertise with Big data technologies. You'll be leveraging existing and new engineering and analytical techniques within a world-class big data engineering team.

Required skills and experience:

  • Strong Software Engineering (Java)
  • Strong Integration technology experience (Kafka, MQ, Web services)
  • Data technology literate, in particular with Hadoop, Spark, SQL


  • Cluster building experience (Hadoop)

This position provides a great platform for growth within globally renowned firm to develop and implement a market leading data lake.

If you think you have the relevant experience to succeed in this role, please apply now.