Business Intelligence & Data Warehousing

Senior Data Engineer ( Scala / Spark / AWS )






Senior Data Engineer ( Scala / Spark / AWS )


6 month contract


£550 day rate



Senior Data Engineer ( Scala / Spark / AWS ) is required to join a global alternative investment firm based in Central London.

The Data Engineer will play an integral role on the Data and Analytics team to deliver world-class analytics capabilities to an array of segments and asset types (including credit, energy, mortgages, finance).

This is for an initial 6-month contract, with a view to begin in April 2019.


Essential skills for the Senior Data Engineer ( Scala / Spark / AWS ) include:

  • Expertise of the Scala language
  • Deep knowledge and expertise of Apache Spark streaming
  • Previous commercial experience building a Data Lake and to understand it’s implications
  • Previous experience managing engineers in a busy, thriving environment
  • Deep understanding of how to test your work end-to-end
  • Public cloud platform knowledge (their infrastructure has been 100% AWS since 2018)
  • To know Test Driven Development (TDD) as a practice


Desirable skills for the Senior Data Engineer ( Scala / Spark / AWS ) include:

  • Previous experience operating in an Agile environment
  • Have any experience with the following: Apache Kafka, Akka, Cassandra
  • Previous experience of functional programming
  • Previous commercial experience working in credit, finance, investment


What’s in it for the Senior Data Engineer ( Scala / Spark / AWS )?

  • Newly furbished office in the heart of London
  • Working alongside some of the best Data Engineers in the world
  • The opportunity to run and manager your own team of Data Engineers and propose new technology solutions or procedures


If you would like to apply for the Senior Data Engineer ( Scala / Spark / AWS ) vacancy, you can email me at:



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