Senior Java/Scala Developer (Big Data)

  • Job Reference: 396680003-2
  • Date Posted: 14 October 2021
  • Recruiter: Experis AG
  • Location: Zürich
  • Salary: On Application
  • Role: Data, Frontend, Gaming, Go, Java, Mobile, Other, PHP, Project Management, Python, R, Recruitment, Ruby, SAP, Scala
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Duration: 6 months +

Job Description

Senior Java/Scala Developer (Big Data)

Experis is the global leader in professional resourcing and project-based workforce solutions. Our suite of services ranges from interim and permanent recruitment to managed services and consulting, enabling businesses to achieve their goals. We accelerate organisational growth by attracting, assessing, and placing specialised professional talent.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop software components responsible for sourcing intraday and end-of-day data and extracting analytical insights from this data
  • Actively participate in the design and technology review of the software components developed in the team
  • Evolve overall architecture of the solution with the use of latest technologies available in the bank
  • Work to streamline development process and to improve software performance
  • Contribute to integration testing (automated and manual) efforts as required
  • Collaborate with platform management and other team members on the requirements, preparing the releases and delivering the applications to production
  • Assist to resolve incidents involving Production system (3rd level support)

Challenges Contractor will be facing in this role:

The main challenges will be:

  • to develop software components that meets business requirements
  • to provide robust solutions for the volumes of data the software is expected to process
  • to contribute to re-architecture of software landscape in the division
  • to develop appropriate software solutions despite challenging timeframes
  • to comply with policies and standards typical of a large organization

Essentials Skills and Qualifications:

  • 7+ years of strong experience in software development using Scala and Java languages combined with experience in building data-intensive solutions with the use of Big data technology as well as relational databases
  • Experience in building data streaming solutions using Apache Flink and/or Apache Spark Streaming (ideally both)
  • Familiarity with Big Data technology stack: HDFS, YARN, Impala, Kudu, HBase, Zookeeper, etc.
  • Experience with Datamodelling and SQL query language

Desired Skills and Qualifications:

  • Practical experience with one of the following Big Data platforms: Cloudera/Hortonworks/Databricks (min. 1 years)
  • Elastic technology stack (Elastic/Logstash/Kibana)
  • Experience working with agile methodology and some basic project management skills
  • Ability to shape the software architecture and experience in successfully integrating emerging open-source technologies

Interested in this opportunity? Kindly send us your CV today through the link in the advert. However, should you have any questions please contact Danny Besse