Senior Big Data Engineer

REF: BBBH30879_1642088010

13/01/2022
  • Position: Permanent
  • Salary: Not Disclosed
  • Location: NI - Greater Belfast

MCS Group is delighted to once again be recruiting on behalf of ASOS for their brand-new Tech Hub in Belfast. After initial success recruiting its first batch of hires, the company is now seeking Senior Big Data Engineers to join the strong group of hires already on board the award-winning technology team, which sits at the heart of the business.

As a Senior Big Data Engineer, you will be technically 'hands on' whilst working in a team of around 6 engineers, including interaction with the ASOS London teams. Big Data Engineers in the AI & Data Science platform are specialised in big data, and its associated preparation, processing, and provision for use by Data and ML Scientists.

This is a fantastic chance to join an incredibly successful business that retains a dynamic approach, especially from a tech perspective. As one person described it 'a giant that retains its start up feel'. ASOS are committed to investing in their people and regularly run Tech Develops days (last Friday of every month) which is all about upskilling their people.

The Role

  • Ensuring data pipelines are scalable, repeatable, and secure, and can reliably provide the quality and throughput of data required for complex machine learning workloads.
  • Work on several big data projects within the software lifecycle.
  • Work with a blended team of software engineers, scientists, platform engineers, and solution architects.
  • Use the latest technologies including Azure Data Factory, Azure DataBricks, Spark, Event Hub, and Stream Analytics.
  • Deliver future proof high quality software which is scalable.
  • Research and experiment with new tools.
  • Play your part in Tech Develops to learn new things and share your knowledge.

The Person

The Successful Senior Big Data Engineers will have some of if not all the following:

  • Strong understanding of Big Data core conceptions and technologies.
  • Cloud experience with one of GCP, Azure, or AWS.
  • Programming knowledge, with an understanding of OOP principles and cloud engineering practices.
  • Experience in Scala and/or Python would be ideal.
  • Experience with the likes of Azure Data Factory, DataBricks, Apache Spark.
  • Knowledge of ETL and Data Warehouse Technologies.
  • Infrastructure automation using a scripting language such as Bash or PowerShell.

The Package

Highly competitive salary and benefits package on offer including huge discounts!!

To speak in absolute confidence about this opportunity please send an up to date CV via the link provided or contact Maria McDaid, Specialist Recruitment Consultant at MCS Group on 028 90490899 .

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