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Scala / Spark Developer



£550 - 600 per day

Scala / Spark Developer ( Scala / Spark / Big Data )

6 months


Central London


A Scala / Spark Developer ( Scala / Spark / Big Data ) is required to join a prestigious consultancy to support an organisation that specialise in Fraud Detection. The project is six months in length and will be based in Central London.

My client is looking for a skilled Scala / Spark Developer ( Scala / Spark / Big Data ) with experience of Scala ecosystem and Apache Spark to join a new and exciting project on an immediate basis.

You will join a highly skilled team of Engineers and Data Scientists : supporting them in the ETL process and writing highly performant and scalable code that will run on top of their Big Data platform.

You must be enthusiastic about typed functional programming, and keen to improve your abilities.

Essential skills for the Scala / Spark Developer ( Scala / Spark / Big Data ) include:

  • Scala development skills and knowledge of Scala ecosystem
  • Strong experience with Apache Spark, Hive and HDFS
  • Experience with integration of data from multiple data sources
  • Experience with NoSQL databases, such as HBase, Cassandra, MongoDB
  • Experience with any of the following distributions of Hadoop – Cloudera/MapR/Hortonworks
  • Solid knowledge of Data Structures and Algorithms

Desirable skills for the Scala / Spark Developer ( Scala / Spark / Big Data ) include:

  • Apache Kafka, Apache Ignite and Druid
  • Cloud Platforms technologies such as DCOS/Marathon/Apache Mesos, Kubernetes and Apache Brooklyn
  • Fraud detection / banking experience beneficial
  • BSc or MSc in Computer Science or related field


You must have the legal right/permit to work in the UK

If you would like to be considered for the Scala / Spark Developer ( Scala / Spark / Big Data ) role, please click Apply.

The ideal candidate must be able to start within the next couple of weeks.

Venturi is a staffing business dedicated to you, differentiating ourselves in the marketplace by quality of service and candidate delivery. Our highly skilled and experienced staff operate within dedicated markets to give you the best service possible. Venturi markets include Business Intelligence, Development IT & Legal IT. Venturi operates as an employment agency and employment business. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, and we confirm that we are happy to accept applications from persons of any age for this role.