Big Data Engineer - Java - Scala - Spark - Market Risk - London

Job Title: Big Data Engineer - Java - Scala - Spark - Market Risk - London
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £52000.00 - £78000 per annum + Great Financial services Package
Reference: BBBH17288_1516820390
Contact Name: Glenn Johnston
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 24, 2018 18:59

Job Description

A global bank is looking for an experienced Java or Scala Engineer to join their corporate and Investment banking function to build a new Big Data platform and migrate all functionality from the existing legacy system.

You will be using your experience of design and development of distributed, highly concurrent systems to build a market risk platform to support the Front Office function using the latest cutting-edge Big Data technologies (Scala, Spark, HDFS). You will be migrating the existing legacy Oracle Coherence application to this Big Data platform within an agile scrum team, developing in both Java and Scala.

Essential Experience:

  • Strong Core Java application development
  • Strong problem solving ability, proven in industry

Desired Experience:

  • Investment Banking, specifically in market risk
  • Scala development
  • NoSQL databases (e.g. MongoDB, Cassandra, HBase etc.)
  • Java 1.8 development

This is a great opportunity for you to join a global bank to build out a ground-up architecture using pioneering technology i.e SparkSQL, HDFS and OpenCL.
If you're suitable for this role, please apply now!